I know that running [volunteering for] a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but no limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road [insert any specific risks related to your here, e.g. “the alligators who bask in the sun at the corner of 4th and Sunset St…”’], all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Iowa Remembrance Run [Name of event], the city of West Des Moines, and the Road Runners Club of America, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.
I, the undersigned party acting individually and on behalf of all of my heirs, beneficiaries, and assigns, hereby do release from liability and waive any claim against Iowa Remembers, Inc., The Remembrance Run - Honoring Iowa's Fallen, the City of West Des Moines, any and all corporate and or personal sponsors and their agents, employees, officers, directors, heirs, beneficiaries, and assigns for any injury, damages, costs, or other event I may incur as a result of my participation in the Remembrance Run. I understand and acknowledge that participation in a road race event is an inherently dangerous activity and that it is possible that serious bodily injury, dismemberment, or even death could result from my decision to participate regardless of my belief of fitness to participate. I execute this release from liability knowingly and freely.
No refunds will be issued. T-Shirts must be picked up at packet pick-up or at the Remembrance Run. Event is rain or shine. If there is lightning in the area, event may be delayed or cancelled.