Extreme Friends 9000

Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Bobbing for cherries. #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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Malaria is really, let’s help :-) #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.
We did it! #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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15 high fives from strangers for paying off all my student loans! #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
We did it!!’nn #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
We did it! #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Almost time to relax! #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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4.9 stars! #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Educate girls sounds rad! #questival
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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The real Anthony Bourdain! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Top 10! Time to hide the note. #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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24 hours of trash = one backpack full for our team! So many fast snacks and drinks 😱 Time to recycle! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
We found these stickers and decorated our phones and batteries to remember the day! We also love our modified totem! #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Together now! #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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So. Much. Fun! #questival
Take a photo of your team looking down the β€œPortal Down to Old New York.”
Gaze into the PORTAL! #questival
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
This building use to be on the waterfront #questival
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Love you sugar maple! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Reach for it! Hope for a breeze! #questival
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
So old! #questival
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
#smashtheoatriarchy #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! Learning! Yay! #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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Scary movies are, like, scary! Don’t go see them. #questival
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
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Master husker over on the left. Watch your hands! #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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It's all in the knees #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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Tastes like celery but what is it?! #questival
Look up a few lines from a famous Opera and sign them in front of Carnegie Hall. The lines you sing must be in Italiano.
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"Best opera performance outside Carnegie hall!" - Extreme Friends 9000 #questival
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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Sell out with me oh yeah! Sell out with me tonite! #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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Come to New York and lose your mind! #questival
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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Conspiracies are real! #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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What it means for me is what it means for New York! #questival
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)
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Flash mob to flashdance. #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)
Augusto is in New York visiting his son. He grew up traveling a lot and loves to move around. He’s loved in Spain, Switzerland, France, and now loves in Minnesota. He comes to New York once a year and considers himself a real human. #questival
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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I loved Waldo! Can you find me? #questival
Upload a 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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#planklife #questival
Order a frozen treat at Serendipity and share it as a team
What a serendipitous rendezvous! #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 so fast! She requested two peeps for max trust! #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
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This creeped me out a little #neverwatchinghumancentipede #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Making a day with a song πŸ˜„ #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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A crane is for good luck!!! #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Central Park serenade. Tears in their eyes and love in their hearts! #questival
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.
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Thanks Adam. You won in our hearts. #questival
Take a team photo in front of the Pulitzer fountain
9000!!!!! #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Walking on the moon! #questival
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
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Go team Extreme Friends 9000! #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Shoe lace swap outside of Serednipity! How serendipitous πŸ˜† #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
We donated 50 free golf balls to a fellow Questing team so they could score some points and have fun! (The balls are in the card) #smashthepatriarchy #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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Take on me, by Ah ha! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
EF9000! NYC 2017! #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Freedom! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Big shoes, tiny shoes, can’t lose. #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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So romantic! Le pretzelle lovvvveee. #questival
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
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Hi mom! #questival
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.
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UUUUHBBBBBBHHHHHHH! #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Almost! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Yeah! We did it! Now on to Checkpoint deux! #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Ready. Set. πŸ‚ #questival
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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πŸπŸ‚πŸ #questival
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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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Just a regular guy eating a regular onion. The guy behind me made a barfing face. Every other New York was like, eh. #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Yay farmers! This guy was nonplussed 😝 #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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With our powers combined... #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap β€œgo” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
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Pizza rat. Pizza rat. Pizza rat. Whhooooaaahhhoooo! 🎀🎻 #questival
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Yay! #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Turns out this was harder than planned πŸ™ƒπŸ©πŸ™‚ #donutplant #questival
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Cheers to 2am milk. Because, yeah, milk! #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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Can you handle this! #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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πŸ˜…πŸ˜‚πŸ€£ #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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#questival
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Nighttime tile finding! Toynbee, you so rad. #questival
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
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10 up to the top, don’t stop! #questival
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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#questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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πŸ‘»πŸ”ͺ😱 #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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1, 2, 3, 4, 5... #bodyslamtime #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
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Creepy ghost image shows up on the internet and in boring hotel art! It’s everywhere! #questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Look at that water bottle in the wild! #questival
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Mmmmmmm, yogurt. #blessed #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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#Seinfeld #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Feelin the burns #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Best date ever! #questival #overthetop
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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Nighttime Brooklyn bridge run! Started out cold, ended real sweaty! #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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Where is... Waldo? #questival
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
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Can you handle THIS!!!!!!????? #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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One word: rude #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Too many clouds tonight to really make out the sunrise but hey. We tried. #questival #cotopaxi
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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2am. Garlic challenge. So tired after running the Brooklyn bridge last night that we didn't realize we could have swallowed the cloves instead of chewing them first. #hindsight #garlicbreath #trumperabirthcontrol #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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1:3 teammates are dentally assaulted each #questival. #truestory: Our teammate fell asleep before he brushed his teeth, so we decided to brush them for him as a #prank. #somanygiggles #questival
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Earth potential at night! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
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Bowl off! #questival
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival. #pinpals
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On the first frame! #questival
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
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200 yards! ⛳️ #questival
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
#questival
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
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Highline nightlime πŸ‘½ #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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βœ¨πŸ™ƒβœ¨ #totemincluded #questival
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
#tom4lyfe #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Soooooo scary!!!!! #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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#questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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Go for your dreams! #questival
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
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Dollah πŸ• 4 life #questival
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
13 pieces; Straws to dime bag! #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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Do! Good! #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
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#questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Support IRC πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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I might have dropped my phone and it stopped recording... #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
The bridges and secrets of Prospect Park #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
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Dinosaurs!!!!! Jurassic Park!!!! #questival