The Gryffindorks

Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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This nice guy frank helped us out! Bruised hand! #questival
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
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Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
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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.
WHERE IS THE FINAL CHECK POINT?!?!?#girlinthefronthastotem #questival
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.
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Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
dogwood #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
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Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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"you have very nice glasses" #questival
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
SING THE ALPHABET BACKWARDS IN 15 SECONDS #QuestivalDaily #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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SHOUTOUT TO MR. Buchacek at Cedar Ridge Highschool!!!!! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Anthony Dilweg! Facetiming with the former duke player! #questival #cotopaxi
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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GOHEELS #questival
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.
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Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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It was an automitc door but we were in front of it first... #questival
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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What a beautiful world indeed #questival
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Post occanechee! There wasn't enough so we had to go to the road outside! #questival
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
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Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
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Mary hugged a stranger!!!! #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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#questival #cotopaxi
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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akward!!!! #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Best part of the day #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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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.
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Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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SWEEEEET CAROLINE #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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We forgot the totem AS USUAL #questival
Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
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Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
This literal bag of barf #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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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.
Okay, of course you get me when I come right off the field... World peace. #questival
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
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Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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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.
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Korean ssam bowl with ramen #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
7th thing on the menu an SSAM bowl #questival
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.
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Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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Anthony Dilweg, former nfl player for the Florida Gators! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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formation x beyoncé @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
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It's called the boooyahah #questival
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Thank you to the team who game us the vamp teeth!!!!!! #questival
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
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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)
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Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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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 >
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Slay #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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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
we contacted TABLE #questival
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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She's okay, she's okay #questival #forthosewhodo
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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f•r•i•e•n•d•s (no one told us questival would be this way) #questival #toomanycooks
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)
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Take a picture with a current or former football player from UNC, NC State, or Duke. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Face timing Anthony Dilweg, my friend's dad, former duke football player!! He's the coolest!! #questival
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
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Little kids are word #questival
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
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Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
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Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
pine #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
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Ride a unicycle
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It counts... #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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GRYFFINDORKS FO LYFE #questival
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
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*Not very low #questival
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
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"You you use sticks when you ski?" #questival
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.
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Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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At the overlook, we ran into a thirsty pup who had just finished all of his water so we supplied some more... 🐶🐶🐶 #questival
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
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Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
#sweetpotato #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Thanks fam!! #questival
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)
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Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
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Doooo doooo do do #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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peep our totem at 4 seconds #questival
Hike to the summit of Occoneechee mountain (2 miles) take a photo up there. (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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IT'S A HEAT STROKE #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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One small step for Gryffindorks, one giant leap for man kind #questival
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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#questival #overthetop
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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home cookin' #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
how beautiful #tired #questival #cotopaxi
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Thanks to #educategirls more than 100,000 out-of-school girls have been enrolled in school in India! #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
got some charcoal llama artist on dis team #questival
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)
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Welcome one, welcome all #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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April 15th y'all #questival
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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That was really good #questival
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.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Closer than we ever wanted to be #questival
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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We used magic... It's fine... #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
I bet you can't guess the secret ingredient #PEEPS #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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It only took two bags of grapes #questival
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
four marshmallows + one baby = good s'mores. #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of North Carolina's college sports teams.
He's met Obama y'all #questival
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.
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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cheerio chopstick challenge - use toothpicks as chopsticks to get all them mini donuts #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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CARROTS, LETTUS, STRAWBERRIES, GRAPES, AND BANANA SMOOTHIE #yum #healthy #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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what makes you beautiful x one direction #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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a hole lot of donut in your face #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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questival is going GRAPE #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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BONE APP THE TEETH #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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my sister just licked my face... only 3points???? #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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donut sleep on the competition #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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relish? #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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things are getting scrambled #questival
Find and photograph a Hawaii license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
EASY POINTS #MYHOMELAND #SHAKA #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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LLLLLAAAAMMMMAAA NOISE #kickoff #questival
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.
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facts #questival
Get llama nail art.
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Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
#questival #cotopaxi
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
We can't eat it cuz we're vegetarian 👍 #questival
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
WE WON #JK #questival
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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HIT ME BABY ONE LESS TIME #brittanyspears #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
"Sorority pic" #questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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gryffindorks prepping for the yule ball #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
We're too short for a decent angle #questival
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
GRABBED THE BREW AND PUT IT UP HIGH!! #questival #forthosewhodo
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
LEGALLY AND LAWFULLY AS A MAFRIKER #LETSGETTHISPARTYSTARTED #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
This tree is the coolest #questival
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.
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Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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It's not lame if it's for points #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Biggest, best adventure movie about a small town around! #questival