*** PRIZE CHALLENGE *** Make a slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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)
***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 team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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 team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
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
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Visit your favorite local beach, as a team collect 100 pieces of trash. Recycle as much as you can. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do a wheelie on a bike for a minimum of 4 full seconds.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a 'track' stand for 7 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed and you can't roll more than 12 inches.
Film a 15 second video of a team member longboarding, scooting, rollerblading, or riding a tricycle and dancing to "Would you ever" by Skrillex and Poo Bear. Watch the video. for inspiration.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.