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Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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 >
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the 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.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Take a photo of Darth Vader that is located on the outside of the National Cathedral.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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)
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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 nighttime 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 nighttime hours.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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)
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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 nighttime 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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.