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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Collect all of the garbage you create during your adventure and take a picture of it in the final two hours of Questival then recycle/compost what you can.
Get llama nail art.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Take a ride on UTA in the Free Fare Zone
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Recreate your favorite Utah Jazz moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to a grocery store and pretend an avocado (or a similar looking item) is a dragon egg from Game of Thrones. Have a ceremony with a teammate to crown the Queen of the Dragons.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
using a lacrosse stick, pass a lacrosse ball to a teammate at least 50 feet away.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Celebrate a local teacher. Make their day brighter!
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Visit This is the Place Heritage Park
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Take a picture at the Block U - 1.5 mi. Easy
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on Main Street downtown
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Sing the Utah state song
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Mario Kart at CenturyLink's PRISM Trailer
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Pick a state or national park you want to visit. Take a 15s video letting us know what you would want to do during your visit.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.