Notice to Participants of Risk and Waiver of Responsibility
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Activity: A 5K and 18.19k chip timed race around the University of Cincinnati main campus and Clifton neighborhood.
The University of Cincinnati welcomes you as a participant in the inaugural Bearcats Dash & Bash activity to benefit the University of Cincinnati, Department of Athletics and The Rosenthal Institute for Justice supporting the Ohio Innocence Project. Please read through the following important information.
I exercise my own free and voluntary choice to participate in the designated activity, including use of facilities and equipment provided by the University of Cincinnati. I understand and assume all associated risks of the designated activity. These risks include, but are not limited to:
tripping, falling, uneven surfaces, inclement weather conditions, other runners and obstructions on the running path, sprain, strains, fractures and aggravation of latent or unknown cardiac or other systemic conditions that may be harmful or fatal.
I am physically capable of participating in the chosen activity to the best of my knowledge. I agree to assume all risk of personal injury or loss, bodily injury (including death), damage to or loss of, I, for myself and for my heirs, executors, administrators, and anyone else who might make a claim on my behalf, hereby agree to accept and assume any and all risks of any nature whatsoever including, without limitation, personal and emotional injury, physical disability, and/or death and will release and hold The University of Cincinnati and its Board of Trustees and The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics and their respective employees, volunteers, members (collectively, the "Releasees") harmless from any and all liabilities, claims, demands, causes of action, damages, costs, expenses and obligation of any nature whatsoever for any such injuries, disabilities or death that I may sustain as a result of my participation in the Events and use of the Facilities.
The University of Cincinnati does not provide health insurance for individuals participating in activities made available or sponsored by the University of Cincinnati. As such, you or your personal health insurance will be responsible for payment of medical services and care for any injuries sustained during the designated activity.
I hereby certify that I have read and understand the provisions above.
PHOTO RELEASE FORM
I hereby grant the University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics and the Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law permission to use my likeness in a photograph, video, or other digital media (“photo”) in any and all of its publications, including web-based publications, without payment or other consideration.
I understand and agree that all photos will become the property of the University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics and the Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law and will not be returned.
I hereby irrevocably authorize the University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics and the Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law to edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish, or distribute these photos for any lawful purpose. In addition, I waive any right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein my likeness appears. Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photo.
I hereby hold harmless, release, and forever discharge the University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics and the Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE ABOVE PHIOTO RELEASE. I AFFIRM THAT I AM AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE, OR, IF I AM UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, I HAVE OBTAINED THE REQUIRED CONSENT OF MY PARENTS/GUARDIANS AS EVIDENCED BY THEIR SIGNATURES BELOW. I ACCEPT: