WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
I would like to enter and participate in a Fleet Feet Training Program, hosted, in part, by No Ties LLC dba Fleet Feet Fort Wayne (the “Group Director”). In consideration of the Released Parties (defined herein) accepting this entry and allowing me to participate in the Event, I, the participant, for myself and my heirs, successors, and assigns, hereby waive, release, and forever discharge, Group Director, the participating Fleet Feet franchised business, Fleet Feet, Incorporated, and their affiliates, successors and assigns, shareholders, members, partners, officers, directors, managers, agents, employees, representatives, and volunteers (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all responsibilities or liability arising from injuries or damages to me or my personal property resulting from my participation in the Event. I agree not to file suit or grievance or make any claims against the Released Parties in any local, state, or federal court or administrative office on account of any injuries or damages covered herein.
I acknowledge that Group Director reserves the right to change the details of, and amenities offered at, the Event at any time for any reason, and I hereby waive and release any claims that I may have as a result of any such change.
I know that running in a Fleet Feet Program is a potentially hazardous activity with risk of bodily harm or death. I will not enter and run unless I am medically able to do so and properly trained. I voluntarily assume all risks of injury, death, or damages associated with participating in a Fleet Feet training program, including, but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, road hazards, vehicles, weather, traffic, and course conditions. I acknowledge that I know and understand all such risks. I agree to abide by all decisions of the Group Director or the Group Director’s representative relative to my ability to safely participate in a Fleet Feet Training Program. I certify as a material condition to my being permitted to participate in the training program that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained for the completion of the training program and that a licensed medical doctor has verified my physical condition.
I am aware that the COVID-19 pandemic creates additional risks of participation in a Fleet Feet training program. I acknowledge that by participating in a Fleet Feet training program, I risk exposure to the novel coronavirus and/or development of COVID-19. I acknowledge that I am voluntarily choosing to participate in a Fleet Feet Training Program and have considered those risks. I expressly and specifically assume such risks associated with the novel coronavirus and/or COVID-19, including any and all risk of injury, harm, or loss that may incur as a result of participating in a Fleet Feet training program.
By signing this document, I certify that (1) I have not traveled out of the country or been in close contact with anyone who has traveled out of the country within the past 14 days; (2) I have not had close contact or cared for someone diagnosed with COVID-19 within the last 14 days; (3) I have not experienced any cold or flu-like symptoms (cough, fever, headaches, muscle aches, rashes) in the last 14 days. I understand and agree that my participation in a Fleet Feet training program is a re-certification of the above statements and agree to respond to questions the day of a group run if asked to do so to confirm the accuracy of my health condition. I agree that if any of these statements are not true and accurate as of the start of the training program, I cannot and will not participate in or be present at the training program.
I agree that I will follow the rules that the Group Director mandates for participation in the training program, including, but not limited to, rules related to social distancing and provided amenities. I agree and acknowledge that no food, water, or other beverage or snack will be provided at a Fleet Feet training program. I agree and understand that I am solely responsible for bringing the supplies I may need to participate.
In the event of an illness, injury, or medical emergency arising during the training program, I hereby authorize and give my consent for the Group Director and its designees to secure from any accredited hospital, clinic, and/ or physician any treatment deemed necessary for my immediate care. I agree that I will be fully responsible for payment of any and all medical services and treatment rendered to me, including but not limited to, medical transport, medications, treatment, and hospitalization and agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from any liability associated with the treatment or related expenses.
By submitting this entry, I acknowledge on behalf of myself, or the minors for which I am a parent or guardian, that I have read and agreed to the above release and waiver. In addition, if I am a parent or guardian, I accept full responsibility for the care and supervision of my child during the training program.
Further, I grant permission for the Released Parties to use or authorize others to use any photographs, motion pictures, video or sound recordings, and/or other record of my participation in the training program, including my name, picture, likeness, and image, for any legitimate purposes without remuneration to me.