Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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
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)
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a real guitar/ukulele.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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 >
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Get llama nail art.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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 a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
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.