TEAM LASER TEAM
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Torero Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Eat a fish taco without using your hands.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Make a half court basketball shot on a regulation size court. #kobe
Take a team photo in front of iconic suburban shrubs cut out as animals. DO NOT TOUCH THE SHRUBS
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a famous piece of art using a medium of your choice. Sorry posing as a sculpture does not count.
Take a creative team photo outside of your favorite Balboa Park museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Diego resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a photo of the abandoned freeway stub on State Route 163.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a photo in front of the Xanadu estate from Orson Wells’ Citizen Kane.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Diego
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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)
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can access for FREE. The higher the better. NO DRONES.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Diego and leave it for someone else to find.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a video sharing what your favorite SoCal hike is.
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)
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.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Take a photo or video with a real live California quail
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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 >
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire. Only in permitted campfire areas!
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
Get llama nail art.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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.
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")
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.
Walk across the street as if you were Bernie from Weekend at Bernie's (using a cross walk).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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. 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.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.