Heiferdite and the Three Richards
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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.
Take a picture with a taxidermy raccoon in person. (The wild animal of Tennessee)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
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 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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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 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™.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.