Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brittingham Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Sing the official Wisconsin State Ballad, or the official Wisconsin State Song while outdoors somewhere
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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.
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
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Take a photo knighting one of your teamates in front of the Red Gym
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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)
Do your best to recreate a Mad City Ski team formation on dry land
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Eat the official state pastry of Wisconsin. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Do a bellyflop off a public dock into a lake
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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)
Eat some cheese curds while treading water in one of the lakes near Madison. Tell us where you got the cheese from in you caption.
Take a photo in front of a building designed by beloved American architect frank lloyd wright. No private residences please.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Burr Jones Park, (aka Burr Jones Field), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find a statue of the 16th president of the United States on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Camp Randall Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Upload a timelapse video of your team running downtown from lake to lake. Tell us how long it took you in your caption.
Find a way to physically illustrate the official Wisconsin State motto, and tell us what it means to your team
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Go to a busy part of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere downtown.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find a living specimen of the oficial state tree of Wisconsin and give it a hug. Don't you dare damage that tree.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Madison
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.
In honor of Madison hosting the 2017 Reebok CrossFit games, have a teamate either do 2 pistol squats, or 15 burpees.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Wisconsin
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike, No balance assistance allowed.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give a toast to a teamate with the official State Beverage of Wisconcin
Play a round of Cornhole, or giant connect 4, at the Festival with another team.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Have your team perform the officiao State Dance of Wisconsin. Make sure you're playing the right music, loud and proud.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Have a teammate record you participating in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Wisconsin and leave it for someone else to find.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Visit the Wisconsin State Capitol
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Madison 2017.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.