Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Take a team picture at Clarion Alley with your favorite street art in the background. #mission
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lafayette Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
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)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
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.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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 >
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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!
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Get llama nail art.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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!).
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
Visit Billy Goat Hill Park in Noe Valley and take your turn on the tree swing
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Make a video of your team conducting the music coming from The Wave Organ
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
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 >)
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make a Real World style confession video about the love of your life inside an inclosed slide
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Find The "Center" of San Francisco Monument and take a photo visiting it during daylight hours
Show us your favorite carving at Cayuga Park
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 Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Visit Lakeview & Ashton Mini park take a team video or photo at the highest point and enjoy the panoramic views.
Tell us what time it is using the Urbano Sundial
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Find "The Gates of Hell Sculpture" in Palo Alto and eat a mouthful of hot tamales in front of it. #aintnothing
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Drink a cup of coffee with the Hills Bros. Coffee Drinker statue.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
Play a game of Twister in front of the sculpture nicknamed, the "Quebec Libre Fountain".
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in San Francisco
Go to a busy part of China Town, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by SF band, 4 Non Blondes.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Take a photo of the hotel that is featured in the Alfred Hitchcock classic "Vertigo"
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Visit the smallest park in San Francisco and take a team photo. "M__y E___n P______t P__k"
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Andy Goldsworthy's art installations loop in the Presidio - 2.7 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Woodline)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a stroll through the haunting fairytale art walk. A man-made eucalyptus grove called Wood Line.
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).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
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!
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
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 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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.