The Heckindy Senders
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
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)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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.
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal with a camp stove or any other method that doesn't include an open fire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @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!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping share a meal with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campsite. 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.
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Ride a unicycle.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Church Street.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a busy part of Church Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.