Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the 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.
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.
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)
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.)
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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 do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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 >
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on 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)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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 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 in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. 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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Get llama nail art.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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 a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.