GORUCK NorCal

As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lafayette Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
#GORUCKNorCal. Gave our origami to a young child at the park who was fascinated by it. #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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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.
#GORUCKNorCal. Trash from the day #questival
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
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Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Air #GoruckNorCal! #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.
#GORUCKNorCal end point #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
#GoruckNorcal in Golden Gate Park. #questival
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
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Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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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.
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Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
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Take a picture with a FAKE Ursus arctos californicus
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Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
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Visit Billy Goat Hill Park in Noe Valley and take your turn on the tree swing
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Goat Hill. #GoruckNorCal #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
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Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
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#GORUCKNorCal. Unsafe archery range. #questival
Take a photo of the Camera Obscura & Holograph Collection #someta
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Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
We bought this young man a few games and drinks (rootbeer) to celebrate his awesomeness at bowling. He is autistic and is here every Saturday. He was the highlight of our adventure, too share good times with great people. He’s an honorary member of Goruck NorCal. #Gorucknorcal#Gains #questival
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
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Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
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Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
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Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
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#GORUCKNorCal Bowling champ #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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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.)
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#GORUCKNorCal Spit it out. #questival
Take a photo of your favorite game at Musée Mécanique
Baseball madness! #GoruckNorCal #questival
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)
#GORUCKNorCal Gian became a citizen at 12. He is an Elvis impersonator and teaches kids to bowl. The kids call him Mr. Energy. He is so proud to be an American that he cries during the National Anthem. #questival
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
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#GORUCKNorCal Strike #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#GORUCKNorCal Awesome street art. #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
#GORUCKNorCal. Llamas #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Picking up trail trash #GoruckNorCal #questival
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Historic Trees plaque #GoruckNorCal #questival
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second Bob Ross tutorial video on how to paint the Painted Ladies in front of the Painted Ladies. Be sure to use an easel and the color "Van Dyke Brown".
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#GoruckNorcal painting lessons ala Bob Ross #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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#gorucknorcal#dumbledoresarmy #questival
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)
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Pay your respects to the fairies at Faery Door in Golden Gate Park
Yay fairies! #GoruckNorCal #questival
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.
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#GoruckNorcal wins 50 m dash! #questival
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
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#GORUCKNorCal West Coast Swing #questival
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
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Chowderlicious! #GoruckNorCal #questival
Have one teammate take a selfie video of them trying to get through Magowan's Infinite Mirror Maze as fast as they can. #headsup
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Lost in the Mirror Maze! #GoruckNorCal #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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#GORUCKNorCal Stairmasters #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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Drink a cup of coffee with the Hills Bros. Coffee Drinker statue.
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Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in San Francisco
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#GORUCKNorCal Park closed with security guard #questival
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
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In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
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Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
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Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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#GORUCKNorCal @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#GORUCKNorCal Sunrise #questival #cotopaxi
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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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.
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Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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#GORUCKNorCal Rube Goldberg Fail. #questival
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 >
GORUCKNorCal Watermelon helmet #questival
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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#GORUCKNorCal Love you California #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#GORUCKNorCal water wars. All wet. #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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#GORUCKNorCal Your 16. Ringo Starr #questival
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
#GORUCKNorCal Clean laundry. #questival
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
#GORUCKNorCal Walnut Creek Service Day. October 14. #questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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#GORUCKNorCal Gummi worm challenge #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
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AKA the Avocado! #GoruckNorCal #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
#GORUCKNorCal BetterthanMRE #questival
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)
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#GORUCKNorCal #mtvcribs #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Cooking a Llamazing pancake! #GoruckNorCal #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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#GORUCKNorCal #Parenthood #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Wonder Woman brushes Hulk's teeth while Punisher shoots video. #GoruckNorCal #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#GORUCKNorCal #grossfoodchallenge #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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#GORUCKNorCal #delicious #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
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Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
#GORUCKNorCal #teabag #questival
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
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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.
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Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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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.
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Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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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.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#GORUCKNorCal #questival #overthetop
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
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Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
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Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
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Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#NSYNC #Bye Bye Bye #GORUCKNorCal #questival
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.
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#Sunset #GORUCKNorCal #questival
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
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Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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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.
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Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#arrived #GORUCKNorCal #questival
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#predator handshake #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Beat It. #questival
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.
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Zion National Park - The Narrows #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Favorite adventure movie - Lord of the Rings trilogy #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Chrissy Field beach visit with the pups. #questival