Sea Lion Cub Clubber Clubbing Club
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
During daylight do some cloud watching or sky watching if there are no clouds at Commons Park. Make sure to check out the cone thingy.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Speer Blvd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.Plan acordingly, checkpoint ends at 7:00pm exactly.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the 16th Street Mall during daylight hours.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Do a humans of New York style post about a strange 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)
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)
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)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Denver's professional sports teams.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
As a team sing the state song of Colorado. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Find and photograph a Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico State Quarter arrange them like the four corners.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Very 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).
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Hike to Bear Lake and do your best bear impression - 0.8 miles
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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!
Take part in one of the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competitions that take place on the stage, 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)
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
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.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.