Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Morningside Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a photo next to a statue of Alex Haley, tell us what book he won the Pulitzer Prize for in your caption.
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)
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in the Old Town
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Hug one of Tennessee's 3 state trees. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a photo outside the Knoxville Museum of Art, tell us what type of stone is on the building's exterior.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Run through the World's Fair Fountain while it's on, dodge the spray and try to stay as dry as possible
Go to the sunsphere, (during regular operating hours) and take a video from the observation deck pointing out your favorite places in Knoxville
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Knoxville
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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 Tennessee
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find and photograph "Earth Fire Water Wind" by Hanna Jubran
Take a team photo in front of the East Tennessee History Center, do a little research and tell us a historical fact about Tennessee in your caption.
As a team, sing your favorite number from a musical production in front of the Tennessee Theatre.
Take a photo next to the Rowing Man Statue
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Find and photograph "Borbor 9" by Will Vannerson
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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)
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Caswell Park, across winona St (west) from the baseball fields. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Film a video of your team painting or drawing something on The Rock
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Take a photo with the Torchbearer statue, emulate his pose.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Eat your favorite dish featuring the state fruit of Tennessee. Tell us how it was prepared in your caption.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Practice proper wood chopping form and safety.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (at least 5) and body slam a teammate
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Knoxville 2017.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Tennessee and leave it for someone else to find.
Chug a half gallon of the official state beverage of Tennessee. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a photo with a Common Persimmon somewhere at Ijams Nature Center (tell us something the wood has been used to create in your caption)
Find and take a photo with the native plant for which Baton Rouge was named, and was known as the "Tree of Life" by Native Americans.
Take a photo with an American sycamore somewhere at Ijams Nature Center.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a photo with your favorite tree and tell us how many acres of trees there are at Ijams nature center.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Take a team photo showing off your new Luzon daypack once you pick it up from Check In
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.