2 Guys 1 Team
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
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.
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)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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 picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), 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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Visit “Betances Mural” by Lilli Ann Killen Rosenberg, 1979
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 >
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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)
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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 busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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)
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Check out the oldest US Navy ship that is still afloat. Tell us how old it is in your caption.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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 >)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.