Save the Turtles
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)
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Take a photo next to a statue of Jesse Owens. Tell us why he's important in your caption
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find and hug the official state tree of Ohio.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Ohio Stadium in the background.
Recreate your favorite Ohio State sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Find and photograph 3 deer sculptures by artist Terry Allen near the Scioto River
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.
Go to the Whispering Arches on Ohio State campus and whisper a secret to one of your teamates
Find and photograph a giant sideways mural of the Mona Lisa
Take a photo with the Short North Gothic, tell us in your caption what famous artist's work it's based on.
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 team photo in front of the Ohio Statehouse. Tell us what year Ohio became a state in your caption.
Find and photograph the peace statue.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Columbus
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Ohio
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)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a team photo in front of the Topiaries in The Topiary Park
Write a note with 10 things you love about Ohio and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Scioto Audubon park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Give a toast to one of your teammates and take a swig of the official state beverage of Ohio. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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 an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include COLUMBUS 2017.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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 >
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Find and photograph a living specimen of the official state flower, or state wildflower of Ohio. Tell us its name in your caption.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Upload a video of one of your teammates participating in the Gear Up Challenge at the Vertical Adventures tent.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Pick up your 18L Luzon daypack from check in, and take a team photo showing them off.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.