The JAK Hammers
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
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 do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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)
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
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.
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston 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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Colorado local artist.
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)
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
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)
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.