North By Mid West (NXMW)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
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
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Do your best to recreate a Mad City Ski team formation on dry land
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Madison 2017.
Eat some cheese curds while treading water in one of the lakes near Madison. Tell us where you got the cheese from in you caption.
Do a bellyflop off a public dock into a lake
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)
Take a photo in front of a building designed by beloved American architect frank lloyd wright. No private residences please.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find a living specimen of the oficial state tree of Wisconsin and give it a hug. Don't you dare damage that tree.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Camp Randall Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Madison
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Have your team perform the officiao State Dance of Wisconsin. Make sure you're playing the right music, loud and proud.
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)
Sing the official Wisconsin State Ballad, or the official Wisconsin State Song while outdoors somewhere
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Wisconsin
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
Find a way to physically illustrate the official Wisconsin State motto, and tell us what it means to your team
Visit the Wisconsin State Capitol
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
In honor of Madison hosting the 2017 Reebok CrossFit games, have a teamate either do 2 pistol squats, or 15 burpees.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Wisconsin and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Take a photo knighting one of your teamates in front of the Red Gym
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find a statue of the 16th president of the United States on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Visit the world's largest scrap metal sculpture.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Take a dip at Devil's Lake State Park. Upload a photo collage of your team at the entrance sign, and in the water.
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.
Eat the official state pastry of Wisconsin. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give a toast to a teamate with the official State Beverage of Wisconcin
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your 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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Hike the East Bluff Trail to Devil's Doorway, (2.4 miles). Take a picture up there.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Have a teammate record you participating in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
Play a round of Cornhole, or giant connect 4, at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.