Ball is Life

Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Woot woot!!! #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.
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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ate cake, celebrated our birthday... Watched the sunset. Winning... #questival
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
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Fire safety starts with you... #questival
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
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October 21... It's his birthday!! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
Hidden gem.... Things we lie about VT! #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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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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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.
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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!
Met an Australian traveler and bought her a crepe #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)
Meet Joelle... she’s an Aussi who has been traveling the world for 8 months. She worked the summer in Rocky Mountain National park at an inn. She just took a bus from Montreal to Burlington and is meeting some friends from Switzerland and Germany at the Starbucks at 5pm. We bought her a crepe and swapped stories...if she’s still there tonight we are going to take her in. She’s a rad lady. #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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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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Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Saving energy for days! #questival
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Checkpoint 1 complete! #questival
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Filing cabinet #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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Beetle on the leg... Beetle in the mouth #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Blakes birthday was Thursday... Have some flowers!! #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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Misty may, watch out #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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first try... Ballin!! #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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All the chills!!! #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Fun shoe friends #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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Jumping rope... She won because she has skills!! Gave her some chocolate covered blueberries... #goodsportsmanship #questival
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Toast to birthdays and to VT #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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#questival #toomanycooks
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Water wars! #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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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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Feeding time... #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Hey!!! It’s his birthday today!!! #comesingwithus bring us a cake ;) #questival
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Not only will I donate, but I am praying for people affected by crisis, violence and hate all over the world... we can't choose other people's actions but we choose how we respond!! #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
The Harbor Church... Helping with set up next week... #livingincommunity #loveGodloveothers #questival
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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super fuzzy, but we got it!!! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Wall sits with two! Two balls to the wall... #ballislife #questival
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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Bye bye bye. Token is grey and clipped on my pants #teamoftwo #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Grantees Educate Girls #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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siblings... It was weird. #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
farmers market delight #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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Pro tip... use fresh donuts. #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
fishing baby. #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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Cauliflower... breakfast of champions. But some don’t agreed. #ballislife #questival
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
Brass monkey, those funky monkeys. #ballislife #questival
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Apple. State fruit... Applesauce. In honor of our dad, who puts if on everything #questival
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Pancake DRIZZLED in maple syrup. It was amazing #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Henry's diner... Chicken fried steak and eggs. And the BEST waitress in town :) #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Llama pancake. Pumpkin. With maple syrup... Delicious!! #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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Trust fall. Safe... Trust was established. #win #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
Creative picture! #ballsinthemorning #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Sunrise. Exactly 7:16am glorious. #questival #cotopaxi #sunrise #questival #cotopaxi
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Sugar maple. So much love #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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One small step for Liz, one giant leap for ballkind. #ballislife #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Nicknames... Squid Liz and blankie #questival
Visit "Ben & Jerry's Flavor Graveyard". Tell us what your favorite flavor is in your caption.
Cherry Garcia. 🍒 🍦#ballislife #iscream #youscream #weallscreamforicecream #questival
Roadtrip to Emily’s Bridge in Stowe. Take a picture there at night and see if you capture any ghosts.
No ghosts here. 👻#ballislife #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Food toss, kinda tricky.... #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Brushing the yuckies away #questival #ballislife #questival
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
Bike rack. Pretty cool! #questival
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Democracy. Freedom to have voice, choice, and to influence the world around you without fear. #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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Tortilla chip challenge- 11 chips... #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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FaceTime with Mom #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Church Street.
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Two teams... 5 people. Skills!! #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Courthouse... Made from granite AND marble! #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Get those stairs #questival
Find and photograph an Oregon State Quarter.
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Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Crickets!!! Couldn't be better #ballislife #doubledareyou #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Find and photograph "Whale Tails" by Jim Sardonis
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Ball is life #siblingadventure #questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Ball is life! Love this bottle!! #questival
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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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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Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Ball is life #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
So safe so legal #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
harvest moon off of independence park #questival