Wingman and Cockblock: The Saga Continues
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 Massachusetts.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Get llama nail art.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Visit Lynn Woods Reservation and take a team photo with the Stone Tower
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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)
Hike the Halibut Point trail at Halibut Point State Park. Take a team photo at a scenic spot overlooking the ocean.
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).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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 nightime hours.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Check out the oldest US Navy ship that is still afloat. Tell us how old it is in your caption.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime 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 nightime 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 nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
Take a photo of the Salem Village Witchcraft Victims Memorial. In your caption tell us approximately how many people died from 1692 -1693 in the Salem Witch Trials.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
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.)
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
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)
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
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 the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
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.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.