Intermediate Level Athletes
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
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.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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.
Picture collage 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.
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower 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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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. (Don't forget
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
As a team hike around Radnor Lake and post a collage of photos from along the trail.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
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)
Go to a busy pedestrian area of Broadway or East Nashville put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Take a picture with a taxidermy raccoon in person. (The wild animal of Tennessee)
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Take a photo or video with a wild iris, the state flower of Tennessee.
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Printers Alley or Lower Broad.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Get llama nail art.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
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)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.