5th Dimension

Boulder one problem outdoors.
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Boiler #questival
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Sugar maple #questival
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.
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#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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Food challenge: crush a bag of chips and finish it really quickly! Guess who Won? Not sam! #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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#1dollarisalot #questival
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
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MVP Mom #questival
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Excited to volunteer for the Yale sustainable food project! #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.
Such a great time with our friends!! Thank you Cotopaxi #forsam #questival
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.
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Not much trash, many souvenirs #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Bird noises are an essential outdoor skill! #forsam #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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Con: we want more! #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.
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Sportsmanship #questival
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.
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Go sports #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Who doesn’t love leaves? #forsam #questival
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant with a partner and sing "Puttin' on the Ritz" like Gene Wilder and partner from Young Frankenstein.
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Truly beautiful musicians puttin on the ritz for Sam #questival
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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Ate a worm #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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Hannibal #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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Beetle! #questival
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.
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Burma in Mexico! #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Ate four crickets! #questival
**** PRIZE CHALENGE**** Recreate a memorable Hallowen moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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Favorite Halloween memory!! #forsam #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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Backstreet Boys r back!! #forsam #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Stuff we accumulated on a biner #questival
Reverse cash cab: get in a taxi and, (if they're down to participate) ask the driver a trivia question. If they get it right, give them a cash prize.
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Tallest building trivia! #questival
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Even vamps need a walk sometimes!! #forsam #questival
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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Did the best! #questival
Hug the empire state building, do a little research and tell us an interest fact about the iconic building in your caption.
The Empire State Building has a taller observation deck than what most people visit, but it’s only open to politicians and celebrities. #forsam #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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Dinosaurs built pyramids #questival
Show us your best fade away as you throw some trash into a garbage can with Madison Square Garden in the background
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Get that outta here!! Whoosh! #forsam #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 Rap #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Diners bring people together #ForSam #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Motz #questival
Take a photo next to the Death Avenue Plaque. Tell us why 10th Avenue used to be called Death Avenue in your caption.
100s of people died on 10th ave being run over by freight liners. Very sad story #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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In need of some team bonding! #forsam #questival
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
Floating on these last few hours #ForSam #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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Fifty on the high line #ForSam #questival
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
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Highline!!! Adventures #forsam #questival
Show us your best layup in the KAWS designed basketball courts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park
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And.... LAYUPPPP #forsam #questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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Man v food #ForSam #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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Pizza juices for #ForSam #questival
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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Running with these lovely ladies for Breast Cancer Awareness! #questival
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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Williamsburg bridge down! Watch out for the #pumpkinhead #questival
Do the Egg Nog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of egg nog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
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Haven’t hurt this much in a while!! All worth it for the eggnog :) #forsam #questival
Do the Jack Skelington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
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1.5 miles as #pumpkinhead #champ #forsam #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Charlie!!! #forsam #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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Gainz #forsam #questival
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)
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Mexico’s best dance team #forsam #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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See the seagulls? #forsam #questival
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)
Meet Nick. Nick came from Johannesburg, South Africa to pursue his dream of making the ultimate fruit pops. #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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#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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Onions are the best!! #forsam #questival
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
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She’s a winner #ForSam #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
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Diversity human centipede #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Knees!! #forsam #questival
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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Ramen burger #forsam #bourdain #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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Thanks to our MVP! #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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10 Stories for #Sam #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Three flights #ForSam #questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Flip for #Sam #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Best right arm in Burma #ForSam #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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In TANDEM #forsam #questival
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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Even dwarves can dunk!! #forsam #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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New York!!! #forsam #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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You’re fired #ForSam #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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#questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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#questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Butterfly butterfly easy as pie #questival
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
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Cotopaxi! #ForSam #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Knots #questival
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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Fake Razors #ForSam #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Gotta go #ForSam #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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Party of Four #ForSam #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Yup yup for baby sisters #ForSam #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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23 seconds!! #forsam #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Who doesn’t love garlic?! #forsam #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Go Cotopaxi!! #forsam #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Two boys one donut #ForSam #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
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Happy carving!! #forsam #questival
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Yummy breakfast #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Ice! #ForJoe #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Fish in a barbell #ForJoe #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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Always remember your loved ones :) #forsam #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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Tasty!! #forsam #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Stay hydrated people :) #forsam #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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Theatrical. #forsam #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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Breaker of hearts #forsam #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Teamwork is essential for great dental hygiene!! #forsam #questival
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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Walk it out #ForSam #questival
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Sun’s out skis out #forsam #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
It’s always personal (transit) #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.
#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Meet the sleepyheads #ForSam #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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#RubeForSam #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.
Donated #ForSam #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Grateful #ForSam #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Fresh like supreme #forsam #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Leoshimonaka.com/2017/10/13/questival #questival
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Proud to be #Sams friend #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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Licensed masseuse #questival
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Plans #ForSam #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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New York’s official beverage is Milk #forsam #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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Wholesome body slam #forsam #questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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Pie transformation #ForSam #questival
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
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Everyone loves some good pie!! #forsam #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Making cake on a face #ForSam #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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WALL SIT #ForSam #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Efficient travel!! #forsam #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Cotopaxi pancake #doingitforsam #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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Even frogs fall sometimes #forsam #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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Best fruit ever!! #forsam #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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State fruit of New York!!! #forsam #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
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Eeeeek!!! #forsam #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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City of food, opportunities, and DIVERSITY. #USA #Japan #Mexico #Burma #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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It’s a Olympic gold! #ForSam #questival
Find and photograph "OY/YO" by Deborah Kass
OYOIYOYOIYOIYEEYOYEEYAY #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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Gains should be seasonal and organic #forsam #questival
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
Living the Life underground #ForSam #questival
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
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Many digits with meanings #ForJoe #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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Moment of inspirational movie quotes #ForJoe #questival
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
#questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Joke of the day. What did sushi a say to sushi b #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Moon walking #ForJoe #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Found great group from Tennessee! #ForJoe #questival
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Fearless #ForJoe #questival
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Oldest fence, but no fence is high enough. #ForJoe #questival
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
When the signs go high, we go higher #ForJoe #questival
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Found the portal #ForJoe #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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Helping out some visitors! #ForSam #questival
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Four trees, four friends, five dimensions. #ForSam #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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Exorcist #tasteful #questival
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
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Mama Mia! Remix on broadway #questival
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
#questival
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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#questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Swap your shoes! #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Xtreme #ForSam #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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Excelsior, with diversity! #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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Here for the gains! #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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MVP forgot the totem trust fall twice! #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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#questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Gear for good! #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
the bottles! #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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Making sick moves #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
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Darts with Dr K and the Professioals #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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Let’s do better than 50%! Education is a fundamental right! #questival
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
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#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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Hear him out! #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Finish it! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#dontselfieanddrive #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#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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JTree! Awesome climbing destination. #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
In Eden Utah, looking out from an abandoned mountain art gallery #questival