Sunday, October 5 at 1:00pm
This annual event will be held again at Carver Hawkeye Arena on the University of Iowa's campus in Iowa City, Iowa. Check-in will begin at 11:00am and the race will begin at 1:00pm. The route will feature streets of west campus as well as the west campus neighborhood.
About the United Way 5k
The purpose of this event is to raise funds and awareness for the United Way of Johnson County. The United Way of Johnson County unifies the community to give, advocate, and volunteer to positively impact community conditions and measurably improve lives. All proceeds benefit the United Way of Johnson County. For more information visit their website at http://www.unitedwayjc.org/
THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA WAIVER AND RELEASE FORM
I understand that running/walking can be strenuous and a potentially hazardous activity. I understand that I should not participate in the 2014 United Way 5K Run/Walk sponsored by Fraternity and Sorority Life which will take place on October 29, 2013 unless I am in good health and am properly trained to participate in this event. Knowing this, I certify that to the best of my knowledge I am in excellent physical condition and have no medical condition that could worsen by participation in this event.
I am fully aware and assume all risks associated with participating in this event, including, but not limited to exacerbation of personal medical conditions; trips/falls; potholes, debris, or other irregularities on the course; contact with other participants, animals, or strollers; dehydration; fatigue; bodily injury including sprains, cramps, strains, ligament or cartilage damage; blood pressure or cardiac abnormalities; effects of weather including extreme temperatures, humidity, wind, rain, or snow; and I appreciate and assume all risks associated with the presence of vehicular traffic on or adjacent to the race course.
Having read this waiver and knowing the above facts and in consideration of you accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, agree to hold harmless, and do hereby waive and release The University of Iowa; Board or Regents, State of Iowa; and the State of Iowa and each of their respective employees, agents and representatives; the race coordinators; race officials; sponsors and volunteers (Releasees) from any and all liability for injury, including death, and property loss or damage that may result from, arise out of, or be related to my participation in this event whether caused in whole or in part by my fault or negligence, the fault or negligence of the Releasees or the fault or negligence of any third party. This waiver extends to all claims of any kind or nature, whether foreseen or unforeseen, known and unknown.
I also grant permission for the above organization to use any photographs, videotapes or recordings of this event for the legitimate purposes of promoting this event and cause.