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Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Denver Oktoberfest on 21st between Larimer and Market, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Write a note with 10 things you love about Denver and leave it for someone else to find.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at City Park near Thatcher Fountain, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
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.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
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.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉