North By Mid West (NXMW)

Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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dog 1-human 0 #mansbestfriend #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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NXMW has had a phenomenal Questival! #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.
We're home - with our dog!!!! #questival
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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What color is the cheese curd?!? Yellow or white? #CheeseCurd #questival
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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#jeeplife #lubricationiskey #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
Volunteer on Love Begins Here in Madison #questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
We made a stop at St. Vincent de Paul this afternoon - donated canned fruit, canned veggies, gluten free pasta and organic tomato sauce. #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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Strawberries, Blackberries, Blueberries, Red Raspberries, Bannas, Kale...Yum!!! #Smoothie #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
We made shrinks dink keychains with our team logo!! #questival
Do your best to recreate a Mad City Ski team formation on dry land
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#madisonskiteam #questival
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
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Bullseye!!!! #darts #questival
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Would you look at that a new mexico quarter! #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#waterwar #closegame #questival
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.
Evidence of a weekend well spent! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Wall Sits are intense at the end of the Questival!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Madison 2017.
North By Mid West - NXMW 🎉🎉🎉🎉 #questival
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.
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Curdz in Lake Mendota #questival
Do a bellyflop off a public dock into a lake
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#ouch #coldwater #lakemendota #questival
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)
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4 seconds! This Questival is exhausting - especially after belly flopping at the start of the last hour!! #questival
Take a photo in front of a building designed by beloved American architect frank lloyd wright. No private residences please.
We love the architecture of FLW but due to the Ironman preparations, we couldn't get super close to the beautiful Monona Terrace that he designed! #questival
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
It's about time to call this Questival quits! #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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Mother of Dragon here to steal yo Westeros! #GOT #MotherOfDragons #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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Our new friend turned out to be an excellent hula hoop competitor! #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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There was a lot of love at the St. Vincent de Paul donation center today!! We met Kathleen who was donating things in the line behind us. #questival
Find a living specimen of the oficial state tree of Wisconsin and give it a hug. Don't you dare damage that tree.
#sugarmaple #officialstatetree #questival
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Camp Randall Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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In honor of the Badger 👐🏼 today!!! ❤️❤️❤️ #questival
***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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Running to save lives #Baywatch #Lifeguard #EpicSlowMo #UnnecessarySloMo #questival #toomanycooks
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
#questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Madison
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Madison. Easy to find. Hard to leave. #questival
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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Gains for days! #Fitness #TooStrong #questival
Have your team perform the officiao State Dance of Wisconsin. Make sure you're playing the right music, loud and proud.
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A very Wisconsin afternoon on the Capitol square involving the polka!! #questival
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)
Quick NXMW urban hammock naptime mid Questival! #questival
Sing the official Wisconsin State Ballad, or the official Wisconsin State Song while outdoors somewhere
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#officialstatesong #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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So many flights! So fast! #4flights #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Wisconsin
Wisconsin state flag at the Wisconsin state Capitol building!! #questival
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
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#questival
Find a way to physically illustrate the official Wisconsin State motto, and tell us what it means to your team
Forward. Like Lady Wisconsin atop our capitol building, we believe in progress and moving the world forward through love and service! #questival
Visit the Wisconsin State Capitol
what a beaut capitol😍 #questival
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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#questival
In honor of Madison hosting the 2017 Reebok CrossFit games, have a teamate either do 2 pistol squats, or 15 burpees.
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We especially liked this challenge because we attended the CrossFit Games this year!! #questival
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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The stare down is real👀#welost #fruitjuiceineye #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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🌝 #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Wisconsin and leave it for someone else to find.
We ❤️❤️❤️ Wisconsin! #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
it may look like she's our nemesis, but really she's a new friend. #questival
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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It's quite the happy Saturday at the union! #questival
Take a photo knighting one of your teamates in front of the Red Gym
#redgym #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
This Badger fan needed some directions making it home after the game today! Our team was happy to help! #questival
Find a statue of the 16th president of the United States on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus
What up Abe?!? #President #UW #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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Serve! #Volleyball #Serve #Pro #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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there was nothing staged about this.go madison! #questival
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)
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#questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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#questival
Visit the world's largest scrap metal sculpture.
So beautiful! #Crazy #MetalForDays #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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#questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Sing it! #Karaoke @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
#questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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We did it!! #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Yummm!!! #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#EducateGirls #girlpower #questival
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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#foodreview #money #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Terrible aim... #NotInTheFace #Almost #questival
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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Llamas are cool! #Llama #questival
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
#questival
Take a dip at Devil's Lake State Park. Upload a photo collage of your team at the entrance sign, and in the water.
❤️🌲❤️🌲❤️🌲 #questival
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.
Great time camping! #TheDyrt #questival
Eat the official state pastry of Wisconsin. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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#officialpastry #kringle #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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#stayalive #snakebite #questival
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
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#15yrder #leftfootstrongfoot #questival
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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White Bean Hummus!! #questival
Give a toast to a teamate with the official State Beverage of Wisconcin
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To friendship! Yo Wisconsin! #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#facecake #newlyweds #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Double trouble on the longboard and bike #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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sick moves!!!! #longboardmastergeno #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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Heartbreakers 💔😂 #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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So fresh and so clean clean 😁 #questival
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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#slammajamma #10' #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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Yum! Water! #FreeWater #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Ahhh! So scary! #ScaryStory #CampFire #questival
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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Freezing cold! #Waterfall #questival #cotopaxi
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Heat stroke...watch out!!! #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Llama, Llama, Llama! #Lama #Charcoal #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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Livin it up! #Cribs #Baller #TreatYoSelf #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Dream to be in a boy band #BackstreetBoys #Iwantitthatway #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Spider! #CrippleSpider #YouShouldSeeTheOtherGuy #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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#devilslake #morningdip #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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The sun takes forever to come up #sunrise #WorthIt #questival #cotopaxi
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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#nicerocksyep #questival
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.
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Half an hour later there was fire #NoMatches #WhereTheresSmokeTheresFire #questival
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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#boulderedthatproblem #questival
Hike the East Bluff Trail to Devil's Doorway, (2.4 miles). Take a picture up there.
#devilsdoorway #HikeMasterGino #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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#firestandsnochance #DowseMasterGino #Whoisthisguy? #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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All the Cotopaxi ❤️❤️ here. #questival
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.
S'mores Cookies + Reese's Cup + Gooey Marshmallow = ❤️🔥 #questival
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.
Machete Marshmallows #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
4th meal over the campsite!! Rice and chicken! #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Chicken Teriyaki!! #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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#sharpenapocketknife #KnifeMasterGino #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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#prusikknot #KnotMasterGino #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#alpinebutterflyknot #KnotMasterGino #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#bowlineknot #KnotMasterGino #questival
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.
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#campfire #perfume #nature #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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The classic out-of-nowhere #trustfall #questival #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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#questival #jokes #yogurt #cultured #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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NXNW narrowly got the win!! #questival
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.
#questival #nothingbutnet #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Let the Questival begin!! #questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
#questival #cotopaxiproduct #treeclimbing #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
#questival
Have a teammate record you participating in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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#questival #truthzone #sweettruthmerch #questival
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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NXNW is becoming supporters of Nothing But Nets! #questival
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
#questival #18LLuzonDaypack #questival
Play a round of Cornhole, or giant connect 4, at the Festival with another team.
Way to play Blood Thirsty Unicorns!! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#questival #perfectparkjob #Jeep #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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#questival #MclainStatePark #YOOPER #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Favorite adventure movie? Harry Potter! #questival #blimey #HPforlife #RIPDobby #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Copper Falls State Park #questival