Ambassadors of Badass
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the McMahon Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a team photo while skipping across Peace Bridge.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 3 meter high hoop (if you're short get creative).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
As a team, walk across a suspension foot bridge. Take a team photo like those ones you see on social media where it looks like you didn't know there was a photographer.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Altadore Park (), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Cross the border of another province. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Make a 'double rainbow' homage video about Lower Bertha Falls at Waterton National Park. Make sure you can see both waterfalls in the background of your video.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Calgary 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!).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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 document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
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 sing a pop song around your 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 Channel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Calgary 2017.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team, join the Armengol Statues in a dance! Why not include some music while you're at it.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Using "forced perspective" take a photo of a teammate's head to look the same size as the Wonderland Sculpture.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Stephen Avenue Walk
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Calgary. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue and tell us what they talking about in the caption! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a creative team picture with the the official flag of Calgary
Find this manhole cover and take a photo of it with your team's feet. Don't forget your totem! (for an picture of the manhole tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to Olympic Plaza and take a photo next to your favorite parks pillar. (Hint: they are written on the orange pillars)
Take a team photo enjoying a cup of tea with the Famous Five Statue at their table.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
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
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Subscribe to the IRC Newsletter by clicking this link, and upload a screenshot to prove you subscribed. Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.