Knee Kaeps

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)
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Zen at the end #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
So not relaxed #questival
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Trying to get to the checkpoint!!! #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Skateboard and bike #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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Mostly pros for these two pros #questival
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
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Approx 20 meters! And the pumpkin survived! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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That Will and Grace life. Except Dave and Brady #questival
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.
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Two person team ease! #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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I want it with kitchenware #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Broccoli is unusual! #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
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#kneekaepshurt #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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That was about 50 ft down? #usethehypotenuse #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Such spit. #swallowerswin #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Our bags are a clear souvenir! #copoutanswer #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Got a little wet #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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Brady got angry. With a lot of sweaters. #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Now THATS a hug #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Thanks jimmy! #questival
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)
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Relaxating #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Right to the chin #questival
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Out in the sun #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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We are NOT Pickle Rick. #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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That was kinda gross #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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How do you beat Jigsaw at his own game? Become the sheep lord #questival
**** PRIZE CHALENGE**** Recreate a memorable Hallowen moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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Bad parenting at its finest #questival
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Dave can't come to the phone right now. Why? Because he's dead. #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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Brady's falling!!!! Oh no!! #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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SWOLE!!! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Alpine butterfly! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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That knot was pru-SICK! #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Bow lines while driving! #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Catching grapes! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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This is Halloween! @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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Channeling my panda costume #stilla12yearold #questival
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
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Sooooo awkward #questival
Find and photograph "OY/YO" by Deborah Kass
Done! #questival
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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#kneekaepsstillhurt #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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So talented. #questival
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
We're happy to be served and to serve! #questival
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
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No reactions. Oh well? #questival
Show us your best layup in the KAWS designed basketball courts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park
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Brady shoots! He scores! #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Catching grapes!! #questival
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Subway and bus! #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Green machine #questival
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
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Make Matthew Broderick Great Again #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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Bourdumplings? #questival
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
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Fresh dumps #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Family fun! #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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#FoodPorn #questival
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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All the jogging #kneekaepshurt #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Speed demon #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Trading with the griffin puffs! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Skipping to the win #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Concrete jungle is nature, right? We made a fish! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Dad joke FTW #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Correr con los broncos 🐴 #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Singing A Flock of Seagulls while walking like a flock of seagulls. #literal #IRan #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Gravity found Brady towards the end #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Leaf me be!! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
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Video your best scare on a teammate.
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Scariest thing. Losing the totem #questival
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch or stoop complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Our fave subject is political history #SoSpooky 👻 #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Basically dental school #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Bobbing for Jalapeños #SeanSpicyFace #questival
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Do. Good. #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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That was....yeah #questival
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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Scurred #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
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It's what you can't see that can hurt ya 👻 #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Getting intimate #questival
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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For the Always Sunny in a Philadelphia truthers out there #IWantToBelieve #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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More excelsior! #questival
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
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Excelsior!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
There's caps on the knees!! Get it?!? #kneekaeps #questival
Create (and eat) the weirdest bagel and cream cheese combination. We recommend using a rainbow bagel.
Cinnamon raisin bagel, cream cheese, ketchup, pickles, mandarin, artichoke heart, and mushroom. Yum!! So. Good. #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Great experience reflecting on gratitude #questival
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Some highs and lows but all good in the long haul #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
When pumpkin, apple, banana, peach, and plum combine in a food processor (because we don't have a blender), we get a not-so-smoothie. It....worked? #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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That MRE life...yikes #questival
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
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Brady's turn to get pumpkin in the face #questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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Years of knowing Brady culminates in this moment. #twopersonteam #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Brady's blue! (Da ba dee, da ba di) #questival
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Relief with some yogurt (the state snack) Not pumpkin! Not garlic! #settlemystomach #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Hands free and vampire free #questival
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
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Breaking apples! So good! #questival
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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A toast to getting rid of the Pumpkin In Chief as soon as possible! #questival
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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Getting some pumpkin burps. #kneekaepshurt #questival
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Llamazing llama carving skills!! #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Can you still do breakfast in bed if you never went to sleep...? #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
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Hacking away! #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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#PumpkinSTRONG #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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A true New York welcome and some too true truths #questival
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Very satisfying find! #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Great work by Educate Girls! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Team meeting for our morning wall sit #wellrested #twopersonteam #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Got the 7:06 picture. Just too cloudy to see the sun 😕 #wellrested #questival #cotopaxi
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Fearless FOREVER!! #questival
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
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Put me in coach! Eli Manning has nothing on Dave #questival
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
D-FENCE #questival
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
This shrine is built on the site of house of Elizabeth Seton. The first MURICAN saint 🙏 #questival
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
The dark portal! Cool stuff though #questival
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Now it's "The Six Trees" #questival
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Making Captain Planet proud! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
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Pizza rat = splinter #questival
Take a team photo in front of the Pulitzer fountain
We deserve Pulitzers for this #questival
Find out where the iconic image of Marilyn Monroe standing over a subway grate was photographed, go there and recreate it. Tell us the intersection in your caption
Feeling breezy at East 52nd St and Lexington Ave #questival
Have a teammate do 10 handstand pushups against the Chrysler building.
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I swear the totem is in the shadow. The gray don't stand out but the Knee Kaeps do handstands! #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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We like his jacket! #questival
Visit Grand Central Terminal and identify and point out Taurus on the ceiling
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No bulls**t we found Taurus #questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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Do good with that bib action. That was a sight. #questival
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
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Al Pacino says so. Nuff said. #questival
Visit the Mid-Manhattan Library and take a photo with a book that's related to NYC (i.e. The Gangs of New York)
SHADOWSHAPER by Daniel Jose Older is the book. It's a great YA novel set in Brooklyn, and it's about a young graffiti artist who uses magic to make her murals come to life to fight gentrification 🐲🐉 #questival
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
T minus 200 days until Prez Trump blows up the planet Jupiter 😵 #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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Sloppy. Two dudes one pretzel. So much salt #questival
Recreate your favorite SNL skit at Rockefeller Plaza
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The perfect gift for everyone you know... #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Voicemail to our marching band professor, the legendary Jeff Fuchs at UNC! GO TAR HEELS #questival
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
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1:55 running up ten flights. #kneekaepshurt #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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When Eeyore is mad. #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Supporting local musicians! Doing good off the bat #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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3 secs on time lapse. More like 60 secs carrying all our bags #twopersonteamproblems #questival
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
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On the NB Q train!! #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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Do. Good. #kneekaeps #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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5 people 5 moves! #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
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#questival
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Got 13! #cleaningup #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
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#questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
#questival
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.
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#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Made it! #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
West Meadow Beach! #questival
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.
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Grand Canyon National Park, here we come? #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Snowpiercer!! #questival