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Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
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.
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 >
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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 creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Stop and smell the roses at the International World Peace Rose Gardens. Do not pick any flowers!!
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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
Get llama nail art.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Hike Clark's Hole Trail and take a team photo at Clarke's Hole.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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 your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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)
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
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.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.