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Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Go to a busy part of the Gaslamp District put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
During daylight hours take a video sharing an interesting fact about the USS Midway with the ship in the background.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
During daylight hours one teammate must casually walk into the Pacific Ocean, fully-clothed as if this is a normal everyday activity. Walk at a steady pace. Don't run.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mission Bay Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Take a video of a blue house hanging off the edge of a building.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, 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).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
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.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Diego and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
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.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bike, run, skate or walk as a team around Coranado island (the residential side not the military base). Take a collage of at least 4 photos along the way.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sunset Park in Coronado, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a team photo in front of iconic suburban shrubs cut out as animals. DO NOT TOUCH THE SHRUBS
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Take a photo of the abandoned freeway stub on State Route 163.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Take a photo or video with a wild California poppy
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
Take a creative team photo outside of your favorite Balboa Park museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Diego resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
Take a video sharing what your favorite SoCal hike is.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Eat a fish taco without using your hands.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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 >
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to the SDSU Campus and recreate a scene from the movie "Bring It On", yea part of it was filmed there. (don't interrupt any students or faculty) #gotorros
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a famous piece of art using a medium of your choice. Sorry posing as a sculpture does not count.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Walk across the street as if you were Bernie from Weekend at Bernie's (using a cross walk).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Boulder one problem outdoors on real rock
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can access for FREE. The higher the better. NO DRONES.
Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a half court basketball shot on a regulation size court. #kobe
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Diego
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.