Kiwanis Santa Run for Kids
The Santa Run is an annual 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Walk to benefit the following agencies of McHenry County: Kiwanis Club of Crystal Lake, Turning Point, CASA, Girls on the Run of NW IL, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Main Stay Therapeutic Riding.
The inaugural run in 2012 had over 750 runners/walkers and raised over $20,000 for these agencies. The event will continue to be the first Sunday in December every year.....so mark your calendars.
Each 5K registrant will receive a Santa Suit. The suits will be picked up at time of packet pickup.
This event will not be rescheduled if canceled due to inclement weather. No refunds available.
We welcome strollers and [friendly-licensed (and up to date with shots) dogs on a leash] for the Santa Run.
Packet pickup will be at Running Depot 30 N Williams St Crystal Lake on Saturday, November 30 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm or Sunday, December 1 from 7:30 am to 8:30 am.
Waiver and Release
I know that running a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with participating in this event including, but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry to participate in the Kiwanis Santa Run 5K Run/1 Mile Walk (herein after the “Event”) to be held on December 1, 2013 in Crystal Lake, IL, I, intending to be legally bound, do hereby for myself, my heirs, my executors and administrators agree as follows: 1. I do waive and forever release any and all rights and claims for any damages and liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in the Event against all persons, entities and agencies involved with promoting and holding the Event, including but not limited to Kiwanis Club of Crystal Lake, Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Girls on the Run NWIL, CASA, The Light Center/Main Stay Therapeutic Riding, and Turning Point, all sponsors, volunteers and vendors of the event, their agents, successors, representatives and assigns even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. 2. I assume the risk of all bodily injuries, including death, resulting there from, and personal injuries to me and damage to and loss of my property, including loss of use thereof and any other indirect or consequential damages, resulting directly or indirectly, wholly or in part, from my participation in the Event and while traveling to and from the Event. 3. I hereby agree, for myself and/or for a minor under the age of eighteen for whom I am signing, to indemnify, defend, and hold the entities named above harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses and damages, costs, expenses (including attorney’s fees) judgments and penalties arising out of any of my, and or said minors, acts or omissions to act: 4. I understand that the Event reserves the right to use any and all participant’s names and/or likeness with regard to promotional and/or advertising materials. 5. I understand that all entry fees are non-refundable.