One Trek Mind
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
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.
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.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
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)
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Sacramento's professional sports teams (Kings, River Cats, Rebublic FC or Sacramento Express).
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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)
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
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)
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing something from the group "Cake".
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Visit Sutter St. in Folsom California and sing Folsom Prison Blues by Jonhhy Cash
Take a picture with a current or former player from any california professional sports team (basketball, football, soccer or baseball). The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.