***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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 some raw oysters as a team from a reputable source. Tell us where yo went in your caption.
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
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Post Office Park, (next to Tommy's Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a team photo in front of Our Lady of Victories
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Take a photo next to a piece of the Berlin Wall. Tell us what year the Berlin Wall came down in your caption.
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.
Upload a video of a team member putting a lock on the Love Lock Bridge. Tell us who you love in the caption.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Go to a busy part of Commercial Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find and photograph a statue of Portland Native John Ford. Tell us one of the films he won an oscar for in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Maine and leave it for someone else to find.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a bite of the official State Dessert of Maine. Tell us who you think makes the best version of it in your caption.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hike to Jewell Falls in Fore River Sanctuary, (2 miles). Take a team photo at the only natural waterfall in the entire State of Maine.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Get llama nail art.
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Back Cove Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Take a break from your adventures and eat the official State Crustacean of Maine. Tell us how you like it prepared in your caption.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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 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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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 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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Visit 3 different lighthouses and upload a photo collage of your team at each one. Tell us where you went in your caption.
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
Give a toast to one of your teamates and then take a swig of the official State Soft Drink of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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!
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Take a team photo at the Old Orchard Beach Pier
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Walk across the Word's Smallest Suspension Bridge, (probably) as a team.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves.
Take a team photo with the U.S.S. Albacore in the background. Tell us (roughly) what years it was active.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
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 a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
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.
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.