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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
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.
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
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Recreate your favorite D.C. or Maryland professional sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a photo of Darth Vader that is located on the outside of the National Cathedral.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
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.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger not participating in the questival for a correct response. Record their reaction.
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.
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 >
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful 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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. 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.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any D.C., VA or MD local artist.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Relax for a few minutes in what be the smallest park in D.C., Sonny Bono Memorial Park.
Take a team photo in front of the Godey Lime Kilns plaque.
Go to a busy part of M St in Georgetown, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
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.
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.