Balance in Action
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Hug the official State Tree of Idaho. Tell us its latin name in the caption
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Relax as a team in one of Idaho's natural Hot Spring. Tell us where you went in the caption. Hot tubs don't count. (Tap this challenge then tap GO for more info)
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
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 the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Get llama nail art.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Find and photograph a Hawaii license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
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.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.