4 Loco Llamas
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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 at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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.
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
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Take a photo of a wild burro.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Recreate your favorite Nevada historical moment.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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 another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and how you accurately measured the speed.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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
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.
Get a picture with fans from 4 separate college basketball teams who are a part of the same conference here for a tournament. Make a picture collage. #conferencetournamentweekend
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
Find the Art-O-Mat vending machines on the strip. Buy some art if you feel so inclined.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.