Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a ride on UTA in the Free Fare Zone
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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 >
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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)
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a teammate's parents out to dinner and tell them something you love about them
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Sing the Cheers theme song outside of No Name Saloon & Grill
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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 Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Visit Utah Olympic Park (Park City)
Go to a public library and pull up your favorite youtube video on a public computer. Write a note explaining why the video is your favorite and encourage whoever uses the computer after you to watch it.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Ride a ski lift... skiing down is optional. BUT SUPER FUN.
Go tandem wakesurfing with a friend in a natural body of water behind a boat
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Have a muscle-down pose-off with a stranger at a fitness location. Challenge them to a "pose-with-your-muscles-on-full-display" photo shoot.
Take a picture at the the PC - 1.5 mi. Easy
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Celebrate a local teacher. Make their day brighter!
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Sing the Utah state song
Team photo outside of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. Come back another time for a proper visit, it's only $5.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Recreate your favorite Utah Jazz moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Show us a video of your most lucky fishing cast. Reference goofy movie
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to properly and safely glissade down a glacier. Be careful!
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border showing how excited you are.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Snap a photo of your crew bouldering at Momentum Millcreek. Make sure you click on the waiver link in this challenge before you go, you can also fill out a waiver there if you'd like. When: Friday 7/28 from 8pm-11pm Where: Momentum Indoor Climbing - Millcreek Location Only 3173 E 3300S, Salt Lake City, Utah 84109
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.
Get llama nail art.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. 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)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Recreate a viking funeral with a shopping cart and nerf weapons.
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
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 hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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
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)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Tie a legit fly that you could use for fly fishing. Show us how you made it and what type of fly it is in your video.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or 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 part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.