The Fighting Snails
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
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
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hike Clark's Hole Trail and take a team photo at Clarke's Hole.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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 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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
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 Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.