King Neptune and his Water Breathers
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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)
Find and photograph a living specimen of either the state bird, state insect, or state butterfly of Vermont. Tell us what it is and where you found it in your caption.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Go to a busy part of Church Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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 >
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
Visit the Lake Champlain Monster Monument and tell a scary story to your teammates.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and photograph "Whale Tails" by Jim Sardonis
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Church Street.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Find and photograph an Oregon State Quarter.
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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 The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.