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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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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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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.
All the way up!! #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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Don't let the crushing environmental impact of the questival have an impact on the fun you can have #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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Well said. #questival
Find a way to photograph the WWI fighter plane on top of 77 Water Street. Make sure you have permission to be at your vantage point. Don't forget your totem.
I spy with my little eye, something old AF #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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Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Gently used for sure #questival
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
I can see the future of yesterday #questival
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
The only thing to fear is paying 3 months rent for security deposit #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Cartwheeling to victory #questival
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
ITS SO OLD #questival
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Bus | Subway #questival
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
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What's more basic than a fedora? The PSL. #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)
This is Adrian Fernandez. She's an amateur photographer from NJ who loves coming into NY to take pictures of slightly discolored sidewalk tiles and posting about them on her vlog. In her spare time, Adrian finds solace in deconstructing doll houses from her childhood. #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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They say coffee makes the world go round, well so does friendship....so does friendship #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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#truth #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
I can avo your cado #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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Egg noggin it up! #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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Joggin miles and shinin smiles #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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Call the olympics #questival
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
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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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50 straight #gains #barackollamas #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
GOPROJECT #integrity #teachouryouth #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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I am Malala #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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Minnie Mouse #childhood #strangers #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Spit-take #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Not a kid person #sharingiscaring #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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Jk we love this city ❤️ even though all the pigeons are diseased... #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Knot so easy #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Brushing safety - always wear a helmet #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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Nothin like a Facetime with mama bear #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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#gains #COTOPOTUS #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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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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You've heard of the Jackson 5 but what about the Johnstone 4. #questival
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
The Floaters #questival
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
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Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No storebought caramel apples.
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Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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Flying right past your muggle a$$es #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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Strange childhood - caught waxing off #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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Caught naked #favoritenightmare #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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A painfully lame show #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Barack Ollamas #COTOPOTUS #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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#TRUTH #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Behind the back, off the wall, into the mouth #m&mtricks #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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A-Goldy, Apples, Dave/Drew, and B-Dizzle #obamallamas #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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Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
So proud #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Well 15 seconds was about our limit #questival
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
I want to suck your blood but not tryna suck up that Vitamin D #noreflection #theD #questival
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Can't always catch some slopes, but at least we can catch some rays #righteous #righteous #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Cake face #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Well it doesn't look like the greatest llama, BUT, we tried 🤾🏽‍♀️ #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
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What kind of smoothie would you like today? Don't tell me this doesn't turn you on #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
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So many things to be grateful for #formerpresidents #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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THE BANANA CHALLENGE #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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Aaannnnnddd then he spit it out 😂 He guessed it was ranch #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
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Boo...? 🤷‍♀️ #questival
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
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Morning Ya'll 💯 #questival
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
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Last time we saw a swing this good, we were on the playground #ItsOnTheHoleeee #questival
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
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We lost, but it was still had a blast! Hard to see the totems, but they're both holding them up. Fun to meet these fellow Questers! First strangers, now friends 🎱 #questival
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival. #pinpals
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FINALLY!! #pinpals #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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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Team getting up close AND personal #questival
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
We love these little friends ❤️ #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 #PIZZARAT #questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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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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These are freaking good 😊 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Awkward love ❤️ #questival
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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Totem shown right in the beginning #williamsburgbridge #longbridge #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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#strength #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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We got a young michael Jackson here! #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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We win! Thanks to this stranger... New Yorkers are skeptical, damn!! #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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YOGURT #questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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Now he's got pizza in his mouth forever #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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$1 woooo! #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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Feeling knotting and boulder ROCKED at football 🏈 #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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The best we got #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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The Village is apparently scary #pigs #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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#cotospotus #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
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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DO GOOD!!! #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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Finding Nemo #charades #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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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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There's an interactive net! Cool to see the actual product. #NothingButNets #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
One Hellama Good Time is getting wiped clean on #cornhole #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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We learned that the IRC is all over the world helping refugees. A country people don't think about often is Sierra Leone where a massive population was wiped out due to Ebola. There are so many displaced refugees around the world and we hope America will continue to open their doors, as we are a country of refugees too!!! #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Giving feels good #questival
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Feeling STRECHED #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
WE MADE IT!!! #CotosPOTUS #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
It's hard finding nature in New York City, but we're thankful for broadway bites during the summer, where the city shuts down part of broadway in midtown, plants some plants, and provides some yummy food! The plants and secluded area make us feel like we're in an urban paradise! #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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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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Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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