Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
During daylight hours bike the Glendale Narrows trail from Elysian Park to the Glendale Narrows Riverwalk 7mi. Post a photo collage on bikes with totem showing your journey along the trail make sure to include the start and end parks.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
Give 5 smiley face or star stickers to strangers on the street, tell each person they are awesome! Make a photo collage of you with your smiling people. Totem Required.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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 Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Visit LA's oldest Palm tree. It's near the LA Memorial Coliseum. Take a picture of the infographic and a team picture with the tree. Combine the 2 as a collage to prove you were there. Totem needs to be visible in both pictures.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
*** PRIZE CHALLENGE *** Make a slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Los Angeles native singer or group.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door in a foreign accent.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
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.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
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.