Game of Phones
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no, a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take a creative team picture with a Canadian flag in the background.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Vancouver
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Queen Elizabeth Park, near the fountain. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Recreate your favorite Vancouver sports moment and tell us who your sports hero is.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Take some time to learn about wildfire prevention and film a 15 second video telling us what you learned (Tap this challenge, then tap "GO").
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
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
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the Questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Get a snack in Port Roberts, Washington
Wave goodbye to a ship in Canada Place.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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)
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.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Jericho Beach Park, at the Jericho West Parking lot. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Go to a busy part of the city, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song. BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo at Prospect Point Lookout with Lions Gate Bridge in the background.
Take a team photo with "Girl In A Wetsuit" in the background. Do your best to copy her pose.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a team photo with the Marine Building in the background. Tell us why the building is historicaly significant in your caption.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the Questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find this iconic statue (tap this challenge then tap"GO").
Take a video of your team in front of the Vancouver Steam Clock while it's whistling.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap. 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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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.
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!
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story in a tent or shelter. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a gas or propane camping stove (No campfires). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Vancouver 2017.
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.
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)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
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 hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vancouver and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo outside the narrowest freestanding office building.
Challenge another Questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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 doing an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
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.
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.
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.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.