Can't Touch This!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Recreate your favorite scene from The Breakfast Club in honor of Porland native Judd Nelson, who played John Bender.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Commercial Street
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
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)
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)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Post Office Park, (next to Tommy's Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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)
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.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Upload a video of a team member putting a lock on the Love Lock Bridge. Tell us who you love in the caption.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a team photo in front of Our Lady of Victories
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Visit 3 different lighthouses and upload a photo collage of your team at each one. Tell us where you went in your caption.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Maine
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Back Cove Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
Hike to the top of Bradbury Mountain in Bradbury Mountain State park, (2 miles). Take a video showing us the views from the top.
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.
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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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.
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.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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)
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.)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
During the 24 hours of Questival, visit 3 different islands. Upload a photo collage with photos of your team visiting each island (your team must be standing in front of some sign or iconic location to make it obvious which islands you visited)
Take a team photo with Bailey Island Bridge in the background, and tell us what makes it unique in your caption
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Maine and leave it for someone else to find.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Get llama nail art.
Take a break from your adventures and eat the official State Crustacean of Maine. Tell us how you like it prepared in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a bite of the official State Dessert of Maine. Tell us who you think makes the best version of it in your caption.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Reenact your favorite scene from a movie adapted from a Stephen King book
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a photo next to a piece of the Berlin Wall. Tell us what year the Berlin Wall came down in your caption.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Find and photograph a statue of Portland Native John Ford. Tell us one of the films he won an oscar for in your caption.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation to receive points for this challenge.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.