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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.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Visit the smallest piece of private property in NYC. Take a photo of your team standing around it holding hands.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
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
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankensteins Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
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)
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
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)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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)
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a picture of a ghost.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
***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 “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Get llama nail art.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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 nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
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
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
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.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.