Sassy Sasquatch Squad
Recreate your favorite Washington sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Do the state dance of Washington in front of Pikes Place Market.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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 a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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.
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.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the bottom of the Howe street stairs, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Casually walk through International Fountain or Lake Union Park's spray feature with an umbrella during open hours, 11 am - 8 pm. One team member can opt out to film.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis and finish with a hug.
Get as close as you dare to the gum wall.
During daylight hours go to the gum wall, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Take an artsy team photo outside of Seattle Art Museum (SAM). Come back another time for a proper visit (tap this challenge then tap GO for info on free days)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Team selfie at any one of the"Henry" murals around town.
Find and take a team photograph with this neon art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Take a creative team photo at the Freemont Rocket or Lenin Statue
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Join forces with another team and take a photo together at the Freemont Troll. Two totems required.
Cross the at a light, walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity! Don't j-walk!
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.)
Pick up 10 pieces of trash at checkpoint 1 (Gas Works Park), post a photo of the litter you collect. Recycle what you can.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Seattle.
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)
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gasworks Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 9th thing on the menu.
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.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Recreate the original "Sasquatch sighting" video to the best of your ability.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall with permission, no surprise falls.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Write a note with 10 things you love about Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Hike to Coal Creek Falls and take a team selfie. Easy 2.5mi RT.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hike to Franklin Falls and take a team photo at the falls. Easy 2mi RT.
Team photo at Snoqualmie Falls
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your street 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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SEATTLE 2017" in your design.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food trucks and take a quick pic.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, 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)
Take a team photo with the Questival backdrop located inside Hangar 30.
Stop by the goPuff booth grab coupons for all teammates and post a team photo with your bounty.
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.
Introduce yourself to another team and take a creative team photo with your new friends.
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.
Head over to High Brew, grab a sample, and take a team photo with the High Brew booth in the background.
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.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.