Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Bicentennial Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Go to a busy part of Short North put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Recreate your favorite Ohio State sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Find and photograph at least two of the five markers on Ohio State campus that indicate the location of the underground railroad.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.)
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. 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)
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Write a note with 10 things you love about Ohio and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include COLUMBUS 2017.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Find and hug the official state tree of Ohio.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Ohio Stadium in the background.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Go to the Whispering Arches on Ohio State campus and whisper a secret to one of your teamates
Take a team photo in front of the Ohio State Bell Tower, tell us how many gargoyles are up there in your caption.
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your 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.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Take a photo next to a statue of Jesse Owens. Tell us why he's important in your caption
Find and photograph the peace statue.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Take a photo with the Short North Gothic, tell us in your caption what famous artist's work it's based on.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Hike to Old Man Cave in Hocking Hills State Park, (2 miles).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Hike to Cedar Cliff Falls in Hocking Hills State Park, (2.5 miles).
Hike to Rose Lake, (Hocking Hills Reservoir) In Hocking Hills State park (3 miles). Take a video at the lake. (tap this challenge then tap "go" for more info)
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.
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)
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 video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. 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.
Watch a sunrise. 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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. 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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph a giant sideways mural of the Mona Lisa
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.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Columbus
Find and photograph 3 deer sculptures by artist Terry Allen near the Scioto River
Illustrate one of Newton's Laws of Motion in front of the Center of Science and Industry. Tell us which law you chose in your caption.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Ohio
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Upload a timelapse video of your team jogging across Main St Bridge
Take a team photo in front of the Ohio Statehouse. Tell us what year Ohio became a state in your caption.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Upload a video of one of your teammates participating in the Gear Up Challenge at the Vertical Adventures tent.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Pick up your 18L Luzon daypack from check in, and take a team photo showing them off.
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.