Team Best Coast

Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Don't forget the last high five #questival
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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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)
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Only 12 seconds but that water is murky!!! #questival
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.
At the James!!!! Our favorite end! #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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#questival #toomanycooks
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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#questival
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)
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The pool at home! #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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
"I am what I am." Stacey is a Richmond native who reads the Bible every week. #questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Ouchhhh #questival
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 >
#questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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#questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#loveyababe #letshaveababe #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Teaching about advanced mountain biking gearing #questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Nemesittttthhhh #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Bruises sunburns and sweet bags! Remember these memories forever #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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#carryingtheteam #cardio #itsalongwaytothetop #questival
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.
Teams who recycle together stay together!! #LoveYouMamaNature #questival
Recreate your favorite sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at William Byrd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 6:00pm exactly.
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As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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#eggsecute #hairtreatment #slimysurprise #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Boomshakalaka #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "Richmond 2017".
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Richmond
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RVA pride #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Mmm. Astrid Face. #GreatBritishBakeOff #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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Make sweet berry wine! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Unicorn knot powerrrr! #adventures with unicorns! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Probably a doctor. #DoNotSuckOnIt #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Falling with style from a high rise. Inspired by buzz lightyear #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Probably a doctor. #DryAsAKangarooFemur #questival
Get llama nail art.
Lamazing thumb art! #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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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)
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Politely ignoring. Awkward stares. Hahah #questival
Upload a photo collage of 3 beautiful places in Maymont Park
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Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Adding to the local reads! #questival
Visit the Egyptian Building, tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Our medical school, finished in 1846! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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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.
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Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Where did gravity go? #questival
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)
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Urban jungle adventures! #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Go to a busy part of downtown Richmond put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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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)
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The kid wins!!! #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what "Sic Semper Tyrannis" means to you.
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Go window shopping in Carytown and show us the weirdest thing you would buy if you had unlimited funds.
T reexxxxxxxxx. #questival
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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#aguafresca #coolasaseacucumber #rvaquestival #teambestcoast #questival #cotopaxi
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Parachute peach toss!!! Yum city! There may have been some sort on it after some failed attempts. Haha #teambestcoast #take32 #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#Omnomnom blueberry doughnuts are lyfe. #rvaquestival #teambestcoast #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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0/5 in mouth. All in the face! #questival
Have a picnic somewhere on the Maymont Grounds with the Mansion in the background during regular operating hours. Please respect the other visitors and grounds.
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Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Making me weak in the knees. #TeamBestCoast #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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#TeamBestCoast meets #BarackOLlama #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Canoe Run Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Trifecta of awesome #questival
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.
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Maintaining eye contact with peach juice squirting into your eye requires true dedication #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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Valiant effort on Astrid's part #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Summer peaches!!!!!! #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Flowers for tourists!!! #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Putting our heads together for a tandem "cartwheel" #bonk #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Virginia
Saluting the state flag at the governor's mansion! #VA #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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Teaching some tourists about Virginia medical history! Actually a lot of fun!! #virginiahistory #newfriendships #teambestcoast #questival
Take a team photo in front of the Virginia State Capitol
The back side doesn't get enough attention #questival
Take a photo next to your favorite statue in Captiol Square. Tell us why it's significant in your caption
Dr McGuire, one of the founders of our medical school and namesake of the Richmond VA, home of the VA's first heart transplant #questival
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
Gonna volunteer at RVA more to help maintain the mountain biking trails in RVA. Not just ride them, BUILD THEM! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Feel the burn! Stayin fit and holding our sit. #teambestcoast #rvaquestival #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Ayudando los ONGs que soporten los niños del mundo. #FundaciónEscuelaNueva #questival
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.
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Mm. This sandwich is dripping with #money. Like money money monayyyy. #teambestcoast #rvaquestival #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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Find and photograph a Utah State Quarter.
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Partake of the state dessert of with no hands.
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Homemade ice cream!!! With fruits from the land of llamas, Peru #questival
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.
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#footfetish. He knows what he likes. Haha. #TeamBestCoast #RVAquestival #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Avocado toast with kale in a balsamic reduction!! #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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Give a toast to a teamate and drink a glass of the Official Beverage of Virginia
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Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Shoot some fish sauce #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Write a note with 10 things you love about Virginia and leave it for someone else to find.
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Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Good morning questers #questival #cotopaxi
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Goodnight, llamas! #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Throwback Britney at the campfire #questival
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.
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Ladles are awesome cooking tools! #questival
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.
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Flambé your marshmallows in crème de cacao! #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Fire taquitos! #questival
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.
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Heeeyyyy ladies! I dare you to turn this down. #smokeythesnare #puffpuffperfume #dopesmoke #teambestcoast #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#poetandheknowit #breakitdown #cotoRAPsy #teambestcoast #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Once upon a time.. #areyouafraidofthedark #teambestcoast #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
I swear I'm. It afraid.. just keeping my distance for its own sake. #eek #teambestcoast #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#monkeyseemonkeydo #thisisnotasurgicalknot #urbanjungle #TeamBestCoast #rvaquestival #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Butterfly knot? More like betterfly knot. #WelcomeToTheJungle #RVAQuestival #TeamBestCoast #questival
Take a picture with a Canis lupis familiaris
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2 dogs!!!! Of the night!! #puppyPOWER #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Reenact the art! Turn it alive #questival #cotopaxi
Take a video of a team member spinning The Grand Kugel
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The queen of kugels!!! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Bohemian rhapsody is always a great choice. @JKCorden @latelateshow #Queens #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this statue and tell us a little about it in your caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Arthur Ashe! The first African American grand slam champion #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Ladybug squished by car! Luck be a lady tonight! #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hugging the people of Richmond!!!! #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Night mural trek!! #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Item #12 is The Californian. Because #TeamBestCoast #EatToTheFinishLine #MightNotWin #HaveMoreFun #Pickle #questival
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.)
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Questival at Väsen brewery #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Trimming nose hairs is important! #playingMyHeritageStereotype #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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No stranger danger here!! #TeamBestCoast #RVAQuestival #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Rushing for the sunset. HAVING FUNNNN! Relaxing!!!!!!!!!! #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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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.
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At brenner pass, enjoying Swiss food! #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Spicy sweet and satisfying #questival
Find out what the official State Shell of Virginia is, and then as a team go to a reputable restaurant and eat a few raw specimens of the animal that usually inhabits that shell.
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Mmmm oysters at brenner pass. #RVA new restaurant!! Hot and new #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link and tell us something you learned about the IRC in your caption. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
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.
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PSA for Malaria #FOAMed #UseProtection #PublicHealth #TropHealth #PracticeSafeTreks #questival
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
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Starting with sun salutations...well 14 seconds of it #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Keep that parking legal, son! #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Team best coast vs the rockettes! Launching some cornhole #questival
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
Team best coast ready to rumble #questival
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.
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Plitvice Lakes in Croatia. If you've never heard of them, google it now. Go. Seriously. #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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20,000 leagues under the sea!!! Jules Verne, captain Nemo, the Nautilus, what else could you want?! A trained seal? NAILED IT. Singing sailors?! BOOM. adventure? All over it. Also family friendly ;) #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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This is commitment! #TeamBestCoast #RichmondQuestival #mightnotwinbuthavemorefun #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Stopping for a breather on the Lakeview Trail at Pocahontas state park! 100F and 100% humidity won't slow me down! ...much! #questival