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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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)
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 busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a video of a teammember eating a can of food as fast as they can with "The Can Opener" bridge in the background, (during daylight hours).
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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 hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a team photo at the Memorial Belltower at NC State. Tell us in the caption why it was built.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find this place, and go there with your team. Tell us where it is in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO to see what we mean)
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
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
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.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Get llama nail art.
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)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Show us your team's best touchdown celebration with either Wallace Wade Stadium, Kenan Memorial Stadium or Carter–Finley Stadium in the background, (during daylight hours).
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Go to Duke University Chapel
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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)
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.