By indicating your acceptance, you understand, agree, warrant and covenant as follows:
Notice: No person may participate in the Siskiyou Challenge without having signed and delivered the following Participants Release & Hold Harmless Agreement [herein referred to as the Agreement]; no minor may participate without the parents consent and signature; and no team may participate without each participating member [including substitutes] having signed and turned in the Agreement to an official of The Siskiyou Challenge.
In consideration of your accepting this entry, I RELEASE for myself and my heirs, executors, administrators, legal representatives, assigns and successors in interest, and for my child [if parent or guardian signing on behalf of a participant under the age of 18, referred to as my child] The Siskiyou Challenge, Rogue Valley Farm to School, Eclectic Edge Events, LLC, and all other promoters, sponsors, organizers and volunteers of this event, and the officers, directors, shareholders and/or members, agents and employees of each, as well as all medical, law enforcement and other personnel assisting with this event, the owners of property through which the event course traverses, and their representatives, successors and as signs [collectively Released Parties] from any and all rights, claims or liability for damage for any and all injuries to me, my child or my property arising out of or in connection with my participation in this event, including but not limited to CLAIMS ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES and claims for damage caused by me, my child, or anyone else [including acts of God]. I PROMISE NOT TO SUE THE RELEASED PARTIES on behalf of me or my child regarding any claim arising from my and/or my child's participation in The Siskiyou Challenge.
I further agree that I WILL DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS, the Released Parties against all claims, demands and causes of action, including court costs and reasonable attorneys fees, directly or indirectly arising from any action or other proceeding brought by or prosecuted contrary to this Agreement for the benefit of me or my child. This Agreement extends to all claims of every kind and nature whatsoever, whether known or unknown. I understand that running, walking, road biking, mountain biking and kayaking are inherently dangerous activities, and I FULLY ASSUME THE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH MY AND/OR MY CHILD'S PARTICIPATION IN THIS EVENT, including but not limited to: the dangers of falls and collisions with pedestrians, vehicles and fixed or moving objects; the dangers of trail conditions, surface hazards, weather conditions, and inadequate clothing; the dangers of water sports and the risk of drowning; encounters with wild or domesticated animals; the possibility of serious physical and/or mental trauma or injury or death associated with an adventure relay race; and dangers caused by the NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES.
I certify that I am and/or my child is physically and mentally fit to participate in this event. I understand that entry fees are necessary to meet the cost of preparation months in advance of the race, and that if the race is cancelled because of weather conditions, fire, drought, acts of God, or other circumstances beyond the control of race management, the entry fee will not be refunded. I have read and understand all rules stated in The Siskiyou Challenge General Rules section and will abide by the use of all mandatory equipment as outlined in the description of my leg[s] of the race.
I grant to the Siskiyou Challenge and RVF2S, its representatives and employees the right to take photographs of me and my property in connection with the above-identified subject. I authorize the Siskiyou Challenge and RVF2S its assigns and transferees to copyright, use and publish the same in print and/or electronically.
I agree that the Siskiyou Challenge and RVF2S may use such photographs of me with or without my name and for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, and Web content.
BY INDICATING YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THIS AGREEMENT AND WAIVER, YOU ARE AFFIRMING THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS AGREEMENT AND WAIVER AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE SIGNING THE AGREEMENT AND WAIVER FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY, AND INTEND BY YOUR ACCEPTANCE TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW.
*Racers must register on or before April 1st 2020 to be guaranteed a t-shirt