Partners in Time
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 with the Hollywood sign.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Visit the Griffith Observatory grounds during open hours and take a team photo with the observatory in the background.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the LA Coliseum in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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.
Visit your favorite local beach, as a team collect 100 pieces of trash. Recycle as much as you can. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Go to Clutter’s Park during daylight hours and take a timelapse of the planes taking off and landing. Don't forget the totem.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Dress up as Gandalf (or any wizard, witch, or sorcerer); locate a bridge in Venice and chant "you shall not pass". 15 Second Video.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
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)
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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)
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a stranger that is not competing in the questival while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a 15 second video of a team member longboarding, scooting, rollerblading, or riding a tricycle and dancing to "Would you ever" by Skrillex and Poo Bear. Watch the video. for inspiration.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.