I know that running/walking a road race event is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and/or participate unless I am medically and physically able and properly trained. By my signature below, and/or by my participation in this event, I certify that I am medically and physically able to participate in this event, am in good health, and that I am properly trained.
I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the event, and baby strollers are not allowed in the half marathon race, and I agree to and will abide by these and any and all race rules. 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 understand that participating in the event involves running or walking on public roads used by other people as well as motor vehicles, and that I may be running/walking on paved, dirt, hard pack, loose gravel and/or other terrain. I assume all risks associated with participating in this event, whether or not known or appreciated by me, including but not 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/course. I understand that acceptance of my entry and participation in this event is conditioned upon reading, agreeing to and signing this waiver. I hereby, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the persons and organizations affiliated with this event, including but not limited to the Redwood City Education Foundation, event directors, the City of Redwood City, the City of San Carlos, the County of San Mateo, the Redwood City School District, A Runner’s Mind, One Marina, SamTrans, Sweat Tracker, all sponsors, volunteers, staff, and subcontractors, and any of the aforementioned person’s or entity’s respective agents, representatives and/or successors, from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, whether or not that liability arises out of negligence or carelessness on the part of any of the foregoing. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event, taken by persons or entities authorized by the organizers of this event, for any legitimate and lawful purpose. I understand and agree that the entry fee is non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. I acknowledge that the event may be canceled for any reason(s), including but not limited to, unsafe course conditions, potentially hazardous weather, by order of lawful authorities, or otherwise in the reasonable judgment of the organizers of the event. I further acknowledge and consent that in the event of a cancellation, I am not entitled to a refund if the event is cancelled before or during the event. If you are signing this waiver as a parent or legal guardian for or on behalf of a minor (any persons under the age of 18) that is participating in the above named event, the following also applies: I acknowledge and understand that no persons or entities associated with or involved in this event, including without limitation, any coach or other school, city, foundation, or race personnel or volunteers, are providing any adult supervision of the minor on behalf of whom you are signing this waiver. Minors age 10 or under are required to participate with and be supervised at all times by an adult participant that is also registered for this event. Such adult supervisor maybe the minor’s parent, legal guardian or any other adult participant designated by such parent or legal guardian.