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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)
We met Evan during the challenge a stranger to a 50 meter foot race challenge. He told us he used to do track in high school but hadn't raced in a decade. He literally blew us away. #questival
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)
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Cupid shuffle coming in clutch! #questival
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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A sunset cruise for one #questival
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.
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You never know who is gonna be a bullet train!! #questival
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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#questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Such a strong dude. #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Donut ball in icing - because guys serious we ate SO MUCH SUGAR. you know this will last forever #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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There are no cons!!! #questival
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.
Pre-sorted into recycling but haven't done the cardboard canoe just yet! Will recycle that too :) #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Double whammy. Yayyy #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mission Bay Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Wow. That's all. #questival
As a team bike the entire loop around Mission Bay. Collage of team photos on bikes at Santa Clara Rec Center, Crown Point Park and Playa Pacifica Park. 12mi.
We do this ride every single day!! #home #best coast #questival
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Found one!! #questival
Eat a fish taco without using your hands.
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This is how he always eats them anyway. #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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#questival
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)
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16 seconds #questival
During daylight hours one teammate must casually walk into the Pacific Ocean, fully-clothed as if this is a normal everyday activity. Walk at a steady pace. Don't run.
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#questival
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)
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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion together whilst doing so.
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We'll never let you go! #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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I HEART dollar bill origami. Great for plane rides. (Especially on southwest ) #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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#questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Diego
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Movin on in! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Channeling our inner Alice through the looking glass #capride #questival #sandiego #cotopaxi #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Look ma, one hand! #questival
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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Whatever floats your boat! #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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He's sweating but it really doesn't look like he did too much. #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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The don't-get-hit-by-a-car trick #questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Momma's secret recipe #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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Bada Bing Bada Boom!! #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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I can't take no more - Baby FRY FRY FRY! #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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This guy is a regular Lucille Ball! #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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Do you like pop songs? HhMmmmmmm bop bop bop mmmmm bop! #questival
Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
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Bon appetit Taylor! #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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She lost :( #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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I prefer to wear bow lines in my hair! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a famous piece of art using a medium of your choice. Sorry posing as a sculpture does not count.
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Jackson Pollock would be proud #bubblegumarrt #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Diego and leave it for someone else to find.
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#questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
#questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Black Belt!! #questival
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.
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This dish is money!! Money!! #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.
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VIETNOMNOMNOM #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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I'm knot a natural, I swear #questival
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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We love California!! #questival
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
The most San Diego picture ever. #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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I owe this kid ALL THESE POINTS. #questival
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.
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Such good sports!! I love people. #questival
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
I always knew he was a melon head! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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I'm not a control freak, I swear! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sunset Park in Coronado, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Noooo burpees! WHY?! #questival
Go to a busy part of the Gaslamp District put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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I WAS BORN FOR THIS #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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Don't trust this guy with a knife. #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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I loved the little flower shop where we bought this sunflower #shoplocal #questival
Take a team photo in front of iconic suburban shrubs cut out as animals. DO NOT TOUCH THE SHRUBS
Finally found this sweet spot!! Much cheaper than the zoo. #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#questival
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
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Dancing in the moonlight #feelingalright #questival
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
This was crazy!! Mission Hills is full of surprises. #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Apparently I can't say "meetup" #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Educate girls is DOPE D DOPE #cotopaxigrantees #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Dinners and Pollos hermanas switching laces #surprisesftw #questival
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
#questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Caught him just in time! #questival
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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There's a first time for everything! #snailpotatomail #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
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#questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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#questival
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
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Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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#questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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#questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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He says he's a natural athlete? #questival
Make a half court basketball shot on a regulation size court. #kobe
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First try ... at these jokes. 1246th try at half court shot. #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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WE JUST MAY BE THE LUNATICS YOURE LOOKIG FOR!! #questival #cotopaxi @jkcorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Almost as gross as the garlic - but not quite. #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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And I didn't think I could love him any more! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Honestly, it kind of looks like ice cream. #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Spoiler: He didn't pick the strawberry. Cut for censorship reasons 😂 #questival
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.
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This seemed too easy... #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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United Airlines is my nemesis. #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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#questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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I enjoyed this challenge WAY TOO MUCH #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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I went in too close, guys. #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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So my team also isn't, like, the best dancers - but BOY do we have spirit! #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
It's not pretty, but dang is it delicious! #questival
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)
#questival
Go surfing, catch a wave.
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#questival #shacked
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire. Only in permitted campfire areas!
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Not going to lie - it was a lot more smoke than I was expecting #burningdownthedowse #questival
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 & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Flint, flint baby #lordoflight #questival
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.
Nia Long straight up DOUBLED our donation! #thxnia #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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#questival
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.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
Nothing better than a hotdog #questival
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.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Not quite Eminem #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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I see dead people #questival
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 & only in permitted campfire areas.
Handofmarshmellow #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Is the sun even rising if you can't see it? #overcastatthebeach #questival #cotopaxi
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 & only in permitted campfire areas.
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1 part marshmallow, 2 parts graham cracker, 1 part chocolate and 3 leaves of...ARÜGULA #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
I mistook my teammates llama ears for a crown. #notartists #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Campfire fumes are the definition of my "poison paradise" #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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"Wrap the rund....I mean wound" #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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But I'm always excessively drooling! #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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" if you're singing - I'm snap chatting this" - girl we sang to #questival
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Buy me something nice with this! #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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#questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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How old is this gum?! #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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#questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Imagine we are sitting on a couch in the center of the fountain #friends #questival #toomanycooks
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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#questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Have a great night! 7/11 #questival
As a team do a 15 second 'Backpack Kid' dance in a busy area of the Gaslamp District. Have a stranger film.
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"This is not embarrassing" - my teammate #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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QUADS OF STEEL #beastly #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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We work late on Friday nights #convenientoffices #questival
Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
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The carousel had a grizzly! Photo upload as video 🤷🏻‍♀️ #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Alright we aren't graceful but we tried really hard #heavyweights #questival
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
Whoever chooses the horses that don't move : I'm silently judging you #questival
Walk across the street as if you were Bernie from Weekend at Bernie's (using a cross walk).
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He's got moves like you've never seen!! #likebernie #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Just a couple of regular Buzz Aldrins #buzzin #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
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Search function FTW!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
"Dink!" - dinkers #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Enjoying the sunset with my love #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
#questival
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Mmmmm veggie marinara. Thanks pomodoro food truck! #questival
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.
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#questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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#questival
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Safely parked at 6:04 pm in a handy dandy 6am-6pm commercial loading zone in little Italy #questival
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.
#questival
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.
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#questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Dinkers!!! #questival