The Code of Paxi
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on Main Street downtown
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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.
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.
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.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to a public library and pull up your favorite youtube video on a public computer. Write a note explaining why the video is your favorite and encourage whoever uses the computer after you to watch it.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (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!
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
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.)
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at 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)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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)
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 play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
Get llama nail art.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. 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 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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** 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.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit This is the Place Heritage Park
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Team photo outside of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. Come back another time for a proper visit, it's only $5.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Sing the Utah state song
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with either Rice-Eccles Stadium or LaVell Edwards Stadium in the background.
Take a picture at the Block U - 1.5 mi. Easy
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
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.
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.
Play Mario Kart at CenturyLink's PRISM Trailer
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Take a ride on the 135' Zany Zip Line
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.