Got the Runs
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Canadian local artist.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Take a team photo while skipping across Peace Bridge.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team, join the others and help hold up the Trans Canadian Pipeline Arch.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite Canadian based movie, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a 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.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hike the Bowmont Park Trail and as a team make a tunnel for a teammate to run through on the boardwalk.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Channel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Have a teammate eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a photo of the Eau Claire Smokestack and tell us in your caption what who the island is named after.
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)
Camp overnight in a tent in the wilderness give an MTV Cribs style tour of your entire campsite. (Sorry yard/house camping doesn't count)
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.
As a team, join the Armengol Statues in a dance! Why not include some music while you're at it.
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)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue and tell us what they talking about in the caption! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Stephen Avenue Walk
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
As a team, walk across a suspension foot bridge. Take a team photo like those ones you see on social media where it looks like you didn't know there was a photographer.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Calgary 2017.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo enjoying a cup of tea with the Famous Five Statue at their table.
Take a creative team picture with the the official flag of Calgary
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Calgary
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Using "forced perspective" take a photo of a teammate's head to look the same size as the Wonderland Sculpture.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Go to Olympic Plaza and take a photo next to your favorite parks pillar. (Hint: they are written on the orange pillars)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Calgary and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Go to a busy part of downtown Calgary put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Subscribe to the IRC Newsletter by clicking this link, and upload a screenshot to prove you subscribed. Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.