ALL PARTICIPANTS IN Oakland Marathon (‘Event’) ARE REQUIRED TO ASSUME ALL RISK OF PARTICIPATION BY ACCEPTING THIS GENERAL RELEASE AGREEMENT.
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In consideration of you accepting this entry, I, the participant, intending to be legally bound do hereby waive and forever release any and all right and claims for damages or injuries that I may have against Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc., RunSignUp.com, Racemine Timing, the City of Oakland, Mayor and City Council, Department of Public Works, Recreation and Parks, Jack London Square Ventures LLC, the Port of Oakland, the State of California, and/or the California Department of Transportation, as well as the officers, directors, agents, volunteers, and employees of any of the preceding entities, in addition to all sponsors, their representatives and successors and all of their agents assisting with the event (collectively “Released Parties”), from any and all claims for damages or causes of action, whether known or unknown, for any injury, damages, death, or property damage including loss of use of property, of every kind or nature whatsoever, whether caused by a condition of property or by any active or passive negligent act or omission of any of the Released Parties or otherwise, arising out of or resulting from my participation in or presence at the event. This release includes all injuries and/or damages suffered by me before, during, and/or after the event. I recognize, intend, and understand that this release is binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, and/or assignees.
I understand that participating in a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I understand should not participate unless I am medically able to do so 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 weather, traffic, and course conditions, and waive any and all claims which I might have based on any of those and/or based on any other risks typically associated with participating in a road race. I acknowledge all such risks are known and understood by me. I agree to abide by all decisions of any race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I certify as a material condition to my being permitted to enter this race that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained to participate in this event and that a licensed Medical Doctor has verified my physical condition.
In the event of an illness, injury, or medical emergency arising during the event I hereby authorize and give my consent to the Event Director to secure from any accredited hospital, clinic and/ or physician any treatment deemed necessary for my immediate care. I agree that I will be fully responsible for payment of any and all medical services and treatment rendered to me including but not limited to medical transport, medications, treatment and hospitalization.
By submitting this entry, I acknowledge having read and agreed to the above release and waiver on behalf of myself and on behalf of all children under 18 years of whom I am the parent or legal guardian who participate in the event.
Further, I grant permission to all the foregoing to use my name, voice and images of myself in any photographs, motion pictures, results, publications or any other print, videographic or electronic recording of this event for legitimate purposes.
If any term or provision of this document is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable to any extent, such term or provision shall be automatically severed from this document and the remainder of this document shall not be affected thereby, and the remaining terms and provisions of this document shall be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Refund Policy. I acknowledge that my entry fee is non-refundable, including if the race is cancelled, and my entry is non-transferable.
I also hereby acknowledge that if any of my minor children or any other person of whom I have legal custody or guardianship under the age of 18 years old (“Minor Participant(s)”) participates in this event, I hereby warrant that I am the parent of, or have legal custody or guardianship of, such Minor Participant(s) and acknowledge and agree that this document and its contents also apply to such Minor Participant(s), and that by signing this document, I will be giving up certain legal rights described above on my own behalf and on behalf of the Minor Participant(s), as well as on behalf of the heirs, assigns, successors, survivors, and personal representatives of myself and those of the Minor Participant(s).