Waiver and Release
CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K RUN PARTICIPANT ACKNOWLEDGEMENT, WAIVER AND RELEASE
I acknowledge that running is an extreme test of a person’s physical and mental limits and comes with the potential for death, serious bodily injury, and property loss. I HEREBY ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K RUN. By signing below, I acknowledge that I am engaging in this event for my own personal benefit and I am affirmatively representing that I am physically fit, have sufficiently trained for participation in this event, I have not been advised against participation by a medical professional, and I am not aware of any medical or health condition or physical defect that would cause me to be unable to participate in this race. I know that there will be traffic on this course route and I ASSUME THE RISK of running in traffic. I ALSO ASSUME ANY AND ALL OTHER RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT, including, but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather (including heat and humidity), road conditions, and the conditions of the running course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me.
In consideration for allowing me to participate in the CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K Run, I, my heirs, assigns, or other successors in interest, do hereby waive and release and forever discharge Big Bend Community College, the State of Washington and its officers, agents, employees, agencies and departments, and event sponsors, race directors, event producers and event volunteers (hereinafter the “Releasees”) from any and all liability, claims, demands, damages, actions and causes of action of any nature whatsoever arising out of or related to any loss, damage or injury including death, that may be sustained by participant or any property belonging to participant while participating in such activity, or while in, on or upon the premises where the activity is being conducted.
I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees from any and all claims or liabilities arising out of, resulting from, or incurred as a result of my actions during the CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K Run.
I am fully aware that this event is not part of any college academic program or required/related to the fulfillment of any obligations toward obtaining a degree or certificate from the college. I VOLUNTARILY ELECT TO ENGAGE IN THIS ACTIVITY WITH FULL KNOWLEDGE THAT THE ACTIVITY MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO ME AND/OR TO MY PROPERTY.
I acknowledge that I am responsible for insurance coverage in the event that I am injured and recognize and acknowledge that Releasee's do not provide any medical and/or hospital insurance to cover my participation in this activity. I further acknowledge that Releasee's strongly recommend that I personally obtain insurance coverage in case of any injury or damage sustained or caused resulting from participation in this activity.
I understand that I may be photographed while participating in the CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K Run. I agree and allow my photograph (or electronic recordation) of my likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the CINCO DE'MAYO FUN RUN 5K/10K Run event producers, even sponsors, and/or assigns.
I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT I AM EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER; AM COMPETENT TO SIGN, AND REPRESENT THAT I HAVE COMPLETELY READ AND FULLY UNDERSTOOD AND VOLUNTARILY ACCEPT THE TERMS OF THIS RELEASE.