REGISTRATION IS CLOSE.
PLEASE NOTE that due to an overwhelming response, the Run The Connector 5k Presented by Atkins and Kimmins has reached capacity.
We will NOT be able to accommodate additional entries. Thank you.
About This Event
See Downtown Tampa like you never have before! Join the Florida Department of Transportation, the Port of Tampa and dignitaries from throughout the bay area as we celebrate the opening of the brand new $420 million transportation connection. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the city as you participate in this once in a lifetime event - Run the Connector 5K! Register now – spots are limited.
Proceeds from the Run The Connector 5k will go to the Palmetto Beach Community Association, Inc., Support Our Troops and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Packet Pick Up
Packet Pick Up available at the Tampa Port Authority, 1101 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602 on Friday, December 27th from noon until 6 pm; and on Race Day from 7:30 am until 9:05 am.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Shuttle buses will take you to the start line on race day and the last bus leaves at 9:10 am. No packets will be handed out after the last bus leaves.
For safety reasons, bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates and strollers will be prohibited from the race course. The use of headphones is discouraged.
Waiver and Release
In consideration for the acceptance of my entry to participate or be a spectator in the “Run the Connector 5K”, I, (the undersigned participant), on behalf of myself, my heirs and next of kin, personal representatives, agents, insurers, successors and assigns (all hereinafter “Releasors”) hereby forever agree to release, discharge, covenant not to sue, defend, indemnify and save harmless the Florida Department of Transportation, the Tampa Port Authority, the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority, and Laughing Rhino Events LLC and their agents, officers, employees, representatives, successors and assigns (all hereinafter “Indemnified Parties”) from and against any loss, damage and/or liability occasioned by, growing out of, arising or resulting from any act or omission by me and/or my Releasors or by any third party while using the property of the Tampa Port Authority, Florida Department of Transportation or Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority, or connected with the activity referenced herein while participating in or traveling to and from the above mentioned sanctioned activity including, but not limited to, LOSSES CAUSED BY THE PASSIVE OR ACTIVE NEGLIGENCE OF THE INDEMNIFIED PARTIES. I hereby assume full responsibility for and risk of bodily injury, death or property damages due to the negligence or the Indemnified Parties or otherwise while participating in the event. I expressly acknowledge and agree that activities of the event are dangerous and involve risk of serious injury and/or death and or property damage. I expressly agree that the foregoing release, waiver and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the laws of the State of Florida and that if any portion therefore is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect subject to the law of severability under Florida law. I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use any photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any purpose. Bicycles, baby strollers/joggers, dogs, inline/roller skates are prohibited. The use of headphones is discouraged.
I UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE HAD SUFFICIENT OPPORTUNITY TO REVIEW THE PROVISIONS OF THIS DOCUMENT AND UNDERSTAND ITS PURPOSE, MEANING AND INTENT.