Trains for Gains

***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Romantic #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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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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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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Good ballroom dancing #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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Totally tubular dude!!! #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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LETS GOO!!!! #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Okay #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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Climbing mountains and lack of sleep was rough, but getting to learn things about your home town was incredible #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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#swole #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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Done! #questival
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.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Post Office Park, (next to Tommy's Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
All done! #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Moltact vs trainz for gains #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
We now own a shoelace that matches none of our shoes, it will always remind us of this adventure #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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Save the environment!! #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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Paying #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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A twist #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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How nice of her #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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Amazing guy fieri #questival
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)
Got a mime to join in #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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15 high fives #questival
Go to a busy part of Commercial Street 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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Means no worries bro! #questival
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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Random act of kindness, letting people go when we are pressed for time #questival
Hike to the top of Bradbury Mountain in Bradbury Mountain State park, (2 miles). Take a video showing us the views from the top.
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Bradbury mountain has been sent! #questival
Reenact your favorite scene from a movie adapted from a Stephen King book
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IT... #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Giant statue #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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It's fun to Stay at the YMCA! #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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#questival
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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All 50 push-ups #questival
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
One inch on this globe = one mile on actual earth #questival
During the 24 hours of Questival, visit 3 different islands. Upload a photo collage with photos of your team visiting each island (your team must be standing in front of some sign or iconic location to make it obvious which islands you visited)
Visited macworth island, home of a very old school for the deaf, and littleJohn island, and cousin island! John island and cousin didn't have official signs about being an island #questival
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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Good job hunter #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Holy coordination!!! #questival
Visit 3 different lighthouses and upload a photo collage of your team at each one. Tell us where you went in your caption.
3 down, none to go! #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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Don't go braking my heart #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Maine
We've spotted the Maine flag! #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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A DRAGON EGG? I thought dragons were extinct! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Back Cove Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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Checkpoint done! #questival
Visit http://www.portlandmuralinitiative.org, find 3 murals by local artists and upload a photo collage of your team visiting them.
Some awesome work in Portland! #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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Thanks mrs Kinney #questival
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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Johns cooling off!! #questival #cotopaxi
Hike to Jewell Falls in Fore River Sanctuary, (2 miles). Take a team photo at the only natural waterfall in the entire State of Maine.
Jewell falls! #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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We've done too much to tell in just 15 seconds #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#questival #cotopaxi
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Crane #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Nice knot #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Having a great time #questival
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves.
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Best move #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Checkout @pillsbury98 to see the likes, couldn't get the video on this #questival
Drive over the Albany Covered Bridge
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Awesome bridge and good climbing #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Great deal #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Ran down the path to sabbaday falls to catch these people #youwillbemissedshoelaces #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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Flipping out over New Hampshire bro #questival
Take a photo at Sabbaday Falls
Damn, shorties curvy that the ocean in a storm #questival
Recreate your favorite scene from The Breakfast Club in honor of Porland native Judd Nelson, who played John Bender.
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#questival
Take a team photo at the top of Cathedral Ledge
Believe it or not, this is cathedral ledge. The fog was pretty bad though... #questival
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)
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11 seconds, not bad for a moving body of water #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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Was a little tired and didn't realize it was upside down haha #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Kind of hard going don a moutain #questival
Hike to the top of Mt. Crawford in Crawfort Notch State Park, (5 miles). Take a video at the top illustrating the 360 degree views of the White Mountains.
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That was a lot worse than we thought... MOUNT CRAWFORD BABY!!! #questival
Give a toast to one of your teamates and then take a swig of the official State Soft Drink of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Moxie!! Duh! It's the best!! #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Spoiler #questival
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.
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Mhmm #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Here's my number #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Chunkys pot pie baby!! #questival
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.
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Doughnut Smore is the next big thing!!! #questival
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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FIIYYYAAA!!!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
America! He-man, and the llama! Good luck to all! Have some fun out there! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Learn new things everyday. Thankfully we don't have to worry about snakes here in Maine! #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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John went back to the mustard to get the garlic out of his mouth. 😆 #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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First try best try #questival
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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1 Minute 47 seconds #trainzforgains #questival
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
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Maple syrup for the win!! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Not that bad #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Johns taking one for the team! #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Taking one for the team #questival
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
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A little cold #questival
Take a team photo at the Old Orchard Beach Pier
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Our favorite song is #girlcrush #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Nausea, dizziness, headaches, muscle fatigue, and it bad cases, comas #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Brett's rope tying #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Now you know how to tie an alpine butterfly knot #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Thanks for the help! Trust fall check #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Commercial Street
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That's ten #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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WALL SIT #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Maine! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Missed him by inches #questival
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Portland observatory it was built in 1807 #questival
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.
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Thanks to our Pittsburg friends #questival
Take a photo next to a piece of the Berlin Wall. Tell us what year the Berlin Wall came down in your caption.
It is considered to have come down on November 1989 #questival
Find and photograph a statue of Portland Native John Ford. Tell us one of the films he won an oscar for in your caption.
How green was my valley #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
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Come visit Portland!! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Maine! #questival
Take a team photo in front of Our Lady of Victories
Lady of our victories #questival
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Longfellow was a famous poet one of his many works was Paul reveres ride #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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Gurl get those bugs!!! #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation to receive points for this challenge.
Always happy to help out #questival
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Poptart's vs tranz for games #questival
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
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Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#tableflip #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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Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Star Wars! #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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