The B Team
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Recreate your favorite 49ers, Golden State Warriors, Raiders, Giants, Sharks, Quakes, or A's sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a picture with a FAKE Ursus arctos californicus
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Enjoy the view of "Three Gems" has to offer
Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a photo or video with a wild Eschscholzia californica
Pay your respects to the fairies at Faery Door in Golden Gate Park
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Play a legit game of Chutes and Ladders and when a teammate lands on a chute, they have to slide down a Winfield Street Slide. Make sure we can tell it's the real deal.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Eat an entire Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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.
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.