Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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 this place, and go there with your team. Tell us where it is in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO to see what we mean)
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
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)
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
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)
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Show us your team's best touchdown celebration with either Wallace Wade Stadium, Kenan Memorial Stadium or Carter–Finley Stadium in the background, (during daylight hours).
Get llama nail art.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of North Carolina's college sports teams.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Go to Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower sometime on the hour and film it ringing
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 >
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.