I have read the accompanying event information and understand the policies of the event. I know that running and walking a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run or walk. I also know that while police protection will be provided, there may be traffic on the course.
Knowing these facts, and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I for myself, my heirs, or anyone else who might claim on my behalf, WAIVE, RELEASE AND DISCHARGE Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, Board of Directors, all sponsors, Tuxedo Brothers, Inc., the City of Indianapolis, the State of Indiana, race officials, workers, and volunteers, and their executors and administrators (the “Released Parties”), from ANY AND ALL claims or liability whatsoever, whether foreseen or unforeseen, including but not limited to death, personal injury, or property damage arising out of, or in the course of my participation in this event, regardless of whether caused by the negligence of the Released Parties or any other party, or otherwise. Furthermore, also for myself, my heirs, or anyone else who might claim on my behalf, I covenant not to sue any Released Party for anything released herein, including but not limited to the negligence of the Released Parties or others. I assume all risks of loss, damage, or injury (including death) associated with my voluntary participation in this event, including but not limited to falls; contact with other participants; the effects of the weather, including extreme temperatures; traffic; all conditions of the road; and/or the negligence of the Released Parties or others; all such risks being known and appreciated by me.
I hereby authorize the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, to publish photographs taken of me during the event and related activities, and my name and likeness, for use in the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon's print, online and video-based marketing materials, as well as other Company publications and promotional materials.
I hereby release and hold harmless Indianapolis Monumental Marathon from any reasonable expectation of privacy or confidentiality associated with the images specified above.
I further acknowledge that my participation is voluntary and that I will not receive financial compensation of any type associated with the taking or publication of these photographs or participation in company marketing materials or other Company publications. I acknowledge and agree that publication of said photos confers no rights of ownership or royalties whatsoever.
Athletes who participate in this competition may be subject to formal drug testing in accordance with USATF and IAAF rules, in accordance with USOC, USADA, or IAAF procedures. Athletes found, after a disciplinary hearing, to be positive for prohibited substances, as defined by the WADA Code and/or IAAF, or who refuse to be tested, will be disqualified from this event and may lose eligibility for future competitions. Any prize money payable to an athlete who has tested positive shall be withheld until the final disposition of all disciplinary proceedings. BEWARE: Some prescriptions, over the counter medications, and nutritional supplements may contain prohibited substances. Information regarding drugs and drug testing may be obtained by calling the USADA Reference Hotline at 1-800-233-0393, or www.usantidoping.org."