Portland Globe Trotters
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Dress up like Paul Bunyon, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few facts about the person who you are dressed as.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Recreate your favorite Oregon sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on SW Yamhill St. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.)
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Get llama nail art.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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)
Make an omage to the 'Double Rainbow' video about Proxy Falls at Proxy Falls.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
During daylight hours do an actual reenactment of a Prefontaine finish line collapse with Hayward Field in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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 >
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a creative team video with Thor's Well.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. 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.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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)
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime 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 nightime hours.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? 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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot, then celebrate with a dance.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
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 Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.