A Tribe Called to Quest
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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 Chicago 2017.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, 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
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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 >
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 everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
Visit the Oz Park statues during daylight hours and take a team video skipping along as you sing a song from the Wizard of Oz or the Wiz.
Visit the Oz Park. Take a Video in front of one of the characters from the film and recite a line they said in the film. ( Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy, and Toto.)
Make a video of you running around Buckingham Fountain. 15 seconds or less. Timelapse video works great. Don't get in the fountain.
Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
Using the art of perspective, take a creative photo with the Cloud Gate.
Get some water in your mouth and do what this fountain does with it in the background. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Video a teamate Yodeling in the middle of the Agora statues. Make sure totem is visible. 15 seconds.
Visit Chicago's oldest business C.D. Peacock Jewelers(founded 1837). Take a picture in front of the shop. Totem Required.
Find the Statue of the 3 Livonian Wolves. Take a 15 second video reciting part of the tale found on the link. Have your totem in your video.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a picture with a stuffed beaver. A real one in person not a photo of one.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find a sand dune outside of IL, hike to the top and sled down (there are at least 2 within 1:30 of the city).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. 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.
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)
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.