The Bush Gamblers
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water. Make sure we can clearly see that you've done it.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
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.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hug the official State Tree of Idaho. Tell us its latin name in the caption
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
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 >
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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. (store bought cake does not count)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
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 dowse a campfire.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.