Please read any waiver carefully. It includes a release of liability and waiver of legal rights and deprives you of the ability to sue certain parties. Do not agree to this document unless you have read and understood it in its entirety. By agreeing electronically, you acknowledge that you have both read and understood the text presented to you as part of the registration process. You also understand and agree that events carry certain inherent dangers and risks which may or may not be readily foreseeable, including without limitation personal injury, property damage or death. Your ability to participate in the event(s) is/are subject to your agreement to the waiver and by agreeing herein, you accept and agree to the terms of the waiver and release agreement.
General Waiver & Release
THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER LIABILITY AGREEMENT is required to be signed in order to participate in the following activity:
Event/Activity: SLO Marathon + Half
Name of Participant: ___________________________________________________________
PARTICIPANT/VOLUNTEER/SPECTATOR/VENDOR HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS (“PARTICIPANT”) HEREBY DOES ASSUME ALL RISK OF PARTICIPATION IN THE EVENT/ACTIVITY BY SIGNING THIS GENERAL RELEASE AGREEMENT. “Participant” on behalf of himself/herself and on behalf of “Participant’s” personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors, and successors hereby fully and forever releases, waives, discharges and covenants not to sue RaceSLO, Get Off The Couch Potato Sports Productions, LLC, and its affiliated companies and charities, the City of Avila Beach, PG&E, The Land Conservancy, the San Luis Obispo County, the State of California, San Luis Bay, Limited Partnership, a California Limited Partnership, spectators, vendors, contractors, any and all municipal agencies whose property and/or personnel are used or in any way assist, together with any of their officers, employees, directors, shareholders, successors and assigns, (collectively Releasees) from all liability to the “Participant” and his/her personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors and successors for any and all loss(es), damage(s), and any and all claims and demands therefore, on account of injury to “Participant”, his/her property or resultant death, whether caused by the active or passive negligence of all or any Releasees or otherwise, in connection with “Participant’s” participation in the Event. “Participant” agrees to the use of his/her name and photograph in broadcasts, newspapers, brochures and other media without compensation.
“Participant” understands that Event/Activity participation carries with it certain inherent risks that cannot be eliminated completely ranging from minor injuries to catastrophic injuries including death. “Participant” is fully aware of the risks and hazards inherent in participating in the Event/Activity and hereby elects to voluntary participate, knowing the risks associated with the Event/Activity. “Participant” hereby assumes all risks of loss(es), damage(s), or injury(ies) that may be sustained by him/her while participating in the Event/Activity.
The Participant hereby grants to RaceSLO and/or Get Off The Couch Potato Sports Productions, LLC, US Army and the medical professionals of the Event/Activity, and his/her agents, affiliates and designees, access to all medical records (and physicians) as needed and authorizes medical treatment as needed. “Participant” understands that he/she has the right to refuse medical care and advice of Event medical professionals; if “Participant’s” medical condition becomes such that the “Participant’s” mental capacity is questioned, the Event medical professional has the right to recommend and initiate treatment of the “Participant”. It is understood and agreed that “Participant” hereby assumes liability for any and all expenses incurred as a result of training for and/or participation in the Event/Activity, including but not limited to ambulance transport, hospital stays, physician and pharmaceutical goods and services.
“Participant” warrants that all statements made herein are true and correct and understands that Releasees have relied on them in allowing “Participant” to participate in the Event/Activity. “PARTICIPANT” HAS READ THE FOREGOING AND INTENTIONALLY AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT.
IF “PARTICIPANT” IS UNDER AGE 18 HIS/HER PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST SIGN THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER AGREEMENT. “Participant’s” Parent or Guardians signature above certifies that my son/daughter/ward has my permission to participate in the Event/Activity. “Participant’s” Parent/Guardian has read and understands the foregoing RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT (above) and by signing intentionally and voluntarily agrees to its terms and conditions. “Participant’s” Parent/Guardian further certifies that his/her son/daughter/ward is in good physical condition and is able to safely participate in the Event/Activity. I hereby authorize medical treatment for him/her and grant access to my child’s medical records as necessary and as stated above.