Whiskey & Mud
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go to a busy part of China Town, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of San Francisco professional sports teams.
Take a photo or video with a real live Callipepla californica
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
Take a photo of your favorite game at Musée Mécanique
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a photo or video with a wild Eschscholzia californica
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info 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)
Enjoy the view of "Three Gems" has to offer
Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
Hug a Sequoiadendron giganteum
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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 a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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 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.
Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.