Swordfish Astronauts

Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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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.
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
A llama brand bottle to keep in my car for my 4 year old to pee into in an emergency. #questival
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.
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Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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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
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Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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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.
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Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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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.
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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)
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Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Team Swordfish Astronauts and Team Llama Masters #questival #cotopaxi
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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#swordfishastronautswinner #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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Axel the BEAST!!! #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@JKCorden @latelateshow Too Legit to Quit - Swordfish Astronauts! #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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Sawyer survival mini straw filter. #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Whetstone - Heron Ril, Swordfish Astronauts! #questival
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Two pushy guys #questival
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Summer, wet concrete, Dad v.s. Mom #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
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Find and photograph the state/territory quarters for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
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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 >
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Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Boston Red Sox! and Patrick! #questival
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
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Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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NASA got nothing on us... #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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#doubledareyou #veedub #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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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.
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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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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)
My name is Paris, I'm 48, the most difficult thing today is to get color on everyone that runs by. #humans #colorrun #questival
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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Axel, Jr. wants a razor scooter. #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
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Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
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Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
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Bullseye - Swordfish Astronauts! #questival
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.
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Whetstone Elementary School Color Run. #WhetstoneES #WhetstonePTA #colorrun #cotopaxi #questival
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
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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.
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Whetstone ES color run participant challenged me to his own race. #whetstoneES #colorrun #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Left on a tiny bench outside someone's house in Montgomery Village #questival
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.
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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.
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Boulder one problem outdoors.
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#twilightvampire #questival
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)
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#contemplating or #constipating? #questival
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
#sugarloafmountain #questival
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.
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#longlivethequeen #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger not participating in the questival, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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1-2 isn't bad #questival #overthetop
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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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)
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Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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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.
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Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
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Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
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Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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2 luscious crickets for a snack #swordfishastronauts #doubledareyou #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
The dogs are getting hot... #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#returnofthellama #questival
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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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.
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Roasting marshmallows using a fishing pole. #questival
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.
pinana cream s'more add fresh pineapple and banana slices to your traditional s'more #questival
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)
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Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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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.
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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#swordfishastronauts #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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If garlic is good #foryourhealth why does my daughter say we're gonna die? #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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5 ingredients are avacodo strawberries banana orange and grapes #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Trees with a chance of sunset. #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Saw someone parking next to a fire hydrant. We offered them our parking spot. #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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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.
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Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
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Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Do good! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Swordfish astronauts #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Lake Whetstone #questival #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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