Tina & The Fat Lards
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Anchorage and leave it for someone else to find.
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 >
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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."
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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 >)
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cuddy Family Midtown Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a picture with a Moose statue
Go to a busy part of Anchorage, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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.)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Anchorage
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on W 5th Ave.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (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).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Take a photo of the entire team on a spiral staircase.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find and climb aboard a jungle gym rocket ship anytime from 6am-11pm
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
As a team hug a coniferous resinous tree. #treehugger
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
As a team sing the state song of Alaska. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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 15 second video and tell what the Alaska's state motto means to you.
Show us a video of you and your team using the Hand Tram on the Winner Creek Trail.
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.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Alaska local artist.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
As a team, take a photo sitting on the rocks overlooking the Beluga Point Lookout
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hike Flattop Mountain at Glen Alps as a team and take a photo at the summit facing West.
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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. 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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Alaska
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Partake of the state dish of Alaska (salmon) with no hands.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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)
Take a photo or video of Thunder Bird Falls at Chugach Park
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Take a team photo or video at Eklutna Lake with your Luzon backpacks on
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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: AK 2017.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation! Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
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.
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front a Cotopaxi logo. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.