The undersigned does hereby represent that they are physically capable of participating in a walk/run event without causing injury to themselves or others and does hereby release and waive any claim for injury, damages, death or any other foreseen or unforeseen consequence as a result of participation in the walk/run event and specifically releases and waives said claims against any and all sponsors of said event including but not limited to Community & Family Resources and the City of Ames, Iowa. I understand that this event may be cancelled by conditions outside of the control of event organizers for the safety and well-being of event staff, participants and the community; such as severe weather, civil unrest, pandemics, bans on public gatherings, threat of terrorism, or other unforeseen circumstances that would make the event non-viable, and if so, I consent that I am not entitled to a refund or deferral once my race registration is complete. The undersigned further represents that he/she is fully competent to sign this waiver and is of legal age. In the event the undersigned is a minor, the minor's parent or guardian has signed and agreed to be bound by all of the terms of the release/waiver. The undersigned and/or parent/guardian agree that they will never make or bring any claim for damages or injury arising out of the participation in said walk/run and fully assume any and all risk associated with participation in the walk/run event. The undersigned understands that the Recovery & Wellness 5K is a public event with no expectation of privacy, and therefore, their photograph may be taken during the event and shared for event promotion activities.This release and waiver is binding on all heirs and/or beneficiaries and may not be voided under any circumstances.