Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Bicentennial Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
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)
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Recreate your favorite Ohio State sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Columbus
Visit Hayden Run Falls.
Go to the Whispering Arches on Ohio State campus and whisper a secret to one of your teamates
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Ohio and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph at least two of the five markers on Ohio State campus that indicate the location of the underground railroad.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Ohio Stadium in the background.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Take a photo next to a statue of Jesse Owens. Tell us why he's important in your caption
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Get llama nail art.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find and photograph 3 deer sculptures by artist Terry Allen near the Scioto River
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Illustrate one of Newton's Laws of Motion in front of the Center of Science and Industry. Tell us which law you chose in your caption.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Upload a timelapse video of your team jogging across Main St Bridge
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Scioto Audubon park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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 >
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.
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.)
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Take a photo with the Short North Gothic, tell us in your caption what famous artist's work it's based on.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find and photograph the peace statue.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat a dish featuring the official state fruit of Ohio, tell us where it is and how it was prepared in your caption.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Ohio
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a team photo in front of the Ohio Statehouse. Tell us what year Ohio became a state in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include COLUMBUS 2017.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Upload a video of one of your teammates participating in the Gear Up Challenge at the Vertical Adventures tent.
Pick up your 18L Luzon daypack from check in, and take a team photo showing them off.
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.