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Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cuddy Family Midtown Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the 'Anchorage Football Stadium' in the background, yes the actual stadium.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to a professional sports teams.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on W 5th Ave.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a team photo like Maxwell's "Chair Man" in front of a wind turbine farm (from far away obviously).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
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)
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)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Anchorage and leave it for someone else to find.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (12pm-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Valley of the Moon Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a photo of the entire team on a spiral staircase.
Find and climb aboard a jungle gym rocket ship anytime from 6am-11pm
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Dress up like Paul Bunyon, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few 'facts' about him.
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Go to a busy part of Anchorage, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Partake of the state dish of Alaska (salmon) with no hands.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
As a team, take a photo sitting on the rocks overlooking the Beluga Point Lookout
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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
Show us a video of you and your team using the Hand Tram on the Winner Creek Trail.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Alaska
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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 >
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.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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 Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
As a team hug a coniferous resinous tree. #treehugger
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. 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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Alaska's state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of Alaska. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Anchorage
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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.
Take a picture with a Moose statue
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include: AK 2017.
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation! Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front a Cotopaxi logo. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag