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 the Event Director, RunSignUp.com, and all of their agents assisting with the event, sponsors and their representatives, volunteers and employees for any and all injuries to me or my personal property. This release includes all injuries and/or damages suffered by me before, during or after the event. I recognize, intend and understand that this release is binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, or assignees.
I know that running a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run unless I am medically able to do so and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with running 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 other risks typical found in running 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 for the completion of 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.
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.
By agreeing to this event's waiver, the participant agrees to adhere to the Center for Disease Control and New Jersey Department of Health guidelines and rules/regulations to help lower the risk of COVID-19 exposure and reduce the spread. These include, but are not limited to the following:
All participants and spectators must adhere to six-foot physical distancing before, during, and after all event.
Individuals may not congregate at the fields or in the parking lots prior to or following the event or practice.
All participants and spectators must wear face coverings when not engaged in appropriate social distancing or engaged in running activities.
All participants and spectators agree to not attend the race if they have or have been in recent close contact with someone who has or suspected to have COVID-19.
COVID-19 guidance and protocols will be adjusted as per the current state of official guidance, but RVRR reserves the right to enforce stricter guidelines.
Failure to comply with all applicable laws, guidelines, protocols, and preventative measures related to COVID-19, including but not limited to the guidelines issued by the Center for Disease Control and the orders issued by the New Jersey Department of Health, may result in the immediate revocation of this registration.
Participants agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Raritan Valley Road Runners, its officials, officers, agents, servants, representatives, contractors and employees from and against any and all claims, liabilities, fees, damages, judgments, penalties, costs or expenses of every kind and nature arising in any way whatsoever from the accidental or negligent exposure of participants or spectators to SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19. Such indemnification and/or hold harmless obligation shall extend not only to any damages but to costs and expenses of litigation, including, but not limited to, expenses and fees in connection with the engagement or utilization of any fact or expert witnesses, court costs and attorneys’ fees.
By submitting this entry, I acknowledge (or a parent or adult guardian for all children under 18 years) having read and agreed to the above release and waiver.