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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
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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)
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
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 underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.