2017 ASSUMPTION OF RISK WAIVER AND PUBLICITY RELEASE
By checking the box below, you are acknowledging this wavier
In consideration for being granted an entry to run the 2017 Back on My Feet Marathon Relay (Marathon Relay) taking place September 24, 2017 (the “Event”), I, the undersigned, hereby acknowledge and understand that while a physical examination is not required to run, all competitors compete at their own risk. Furthermore, I acknowledge and understand that it is recommended that if I am in any doubt as to my physical condition prior to or during engaging in an event as strenuous as a marathon relay, I will seek the care of a competent licensed medical professional and abide by his/her advice. I am voluntarily participating in the Event which involves an inherently dangerous activity taking place on a course open to the public with full knowledge of the dangers involved including but not limited to DEATH, SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, AND/OR DESTRUCTION OR LOSS OF PERSONAL PROPERTY, injuries to muscles, joints, bones and skin, falls, contact with other participants, animals, and the general public, the effects of the weather including without limitation the effects of high heat and/or humidity, lightning and rainy conditions, and changing temperatures, and the condition of the trail, and I EXPRESSLY AND KNOWINGLY AGREE TO ACCEPT ANY AND ALL RISKS OF PARTICIPATION.
I hereby grant my permission for any and all emergency treatment and/or first aid to be administered to me, including authorizing any medical treatment facility/hospital to administer emergency treatment, for any illness/injury/accident resulting from participation in the Event if necessary. I also acknowledge and understand that my entry fee and any and all funds raised are non-refundable or transferable except as permitted in the sole discretion of Back on My Feet and that the Event may be cancelled, delayed or postponed in the sole discretion of the Event Organizers should the event conditions become unsafe and/or any Act of God occur.
Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of my entry being accepted, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, including my family, heirs and personal representatives, successors and assigns, release, White River State Park, the City of Indianapolis, any and all sponsors, representatives, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, owners, officers, directors, shareholders and successors of the aforementioned parties (the “Releasees”) from any and all liability for any harm, injury, damage, claims, demands, actions, causes of action, costs and expenses of any nature arising out of or related to any loss, damage or injury, including, but not limited to, from all present and future claims, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses, demands, costs or expenses (collectively, "Claims") that may be made by me, my family, estate heirs, or assigns for property damage, personal injury, or wrongful death arising as a result of my participation in the Event and related activities, wherever, whenever or however the same may occur, suffering and death, that may be sustained by me or by any property belonging to me, whether caused by the negligence or carelessness of any of the Releasees.
I agree that without any further consideration from the Releasees, to grant the Releasees the unlimited right throughout the world to use my name, nickname, image, likeness, voice, photograph, video recordings, signature facsimile, and biographical information in any matter and for any purpose in any media now known or hereafter existing (including but not limited to a co-branded commercial or PSA with any sponsor or licensee in perpetuity). Specifically, I acknowledge that Back on My Feet and its sponsors and licensees shall have the unlimited right throughout the world to copyright, telecast, use, reuse, publish, republish, broadcast and otherwise distribute all or any portion of any recordings and interviews in which I may appear in connection with the Event (collectively, the “Promotions”) on any and all radio, network, cable and television programs and in any and all print materials and in any other format or media (including electronic media) now or hereafter existing in perpetuity without compensation but Back on My Feet is under no obligation to do so. I understand that this document is intended to be as broad and as inclusive as permitted by the laws of the state in which the Event is taking place and agree that if any portion of this Agreement is invalid, the remainder will continue in full legal force and effect. I further agree that any legal proceedings related to this waiver will take place in Indianapolis, IN.
Please read and acknowledge the waiver via your initials above and by checking the box.