Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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)
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 for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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")
Take a team photo with the Marine Building in the background. Tell us why the building is historicaly significant in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Wave goodbye to a ship in Canada Place.
Find the highest public vantage point you can and take a picture of the Vancouver skyline.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find this iconic statue (tap this challenge then tap"GO").
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Challenge another Questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
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)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the Questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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 one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Challenge a stranger not competing in the Questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Take a creative team picture with a Canadian flag in the background.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Film a video of your team crossing the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no, a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
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!
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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 video a 15 second scary story in a tent or shelter. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a photo at Prospect Point Lookout with Lions Gate Bridge in the background.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vancouver and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Vancouver
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in Questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a video of your team in front of the Vancouver Steam Clock while it's whistling.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Vancouver 2017.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.