Microsoft Natick Ninjas
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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!
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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)
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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 nightime hours.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Get llama nail art.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.