ALL PARTICIPANTS IN “KidFit Festival and Fun Run” ARE REQUIRED, AS A CONDITION OF PARTICIPATION IN SUCH EVENT, TO ASSUME ALL RISKS OF PARTICIPATION BY SIGNING BELOW. THIS AGREEMENT AFFECTS YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS TO RECOVERY SHOULD YOU BE INJURED IN THE EVENT.
PLEASE READ IT CAREFULLY.
The undersigned “individual” on behalf of himself/herself and on behalf of Athlete's personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors, and successors hereby fully and forever releases, waives, and discharges Junior League of Harlingen, Inc., the city(ies), county and state hosting the Event, all municipal agencies whose property and/or personnel are used or in any way assist the Event, all sponsoring or co-sponsoring companies or individuals related to the Event, and all charities associated with the Event, together with their officers, directors, shareholders, successors and assigns, (collectively, "Releases") from all liability to the Athlete and his/her personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors, and successors for loss(es), damage(s) and claims therefor on account of injury to Individual or his/her property or the resultant death of Individual, whether caused by the active or passive negligence of the Releases or otherwise, in connection with Individual’s participation in the Event (“Losses”), and further covenants not to sue any of the aforementioned parties for such Losses. Individual is fully aware of the risks and hazards inherent in participating in the Event and selects to voluntarily participate. Individual hereby assumes all risks of loss(es), damage(s), or injury(ies) that may be sustained by him/her while participating in the Event. Athlete represents and warrants to the Releases that he/she is in good physical condition and is able to safely participate in the Event. Individual agrees to the use, publication and distribution of his/her name and photograph in broadcasts, newspapers, brochures and other media (including for advertising or sales promotional purposes) without compensation, and hereby waives and releases any claim or right Individual may otherwise have arising out of such use, publication or distribution. It is understood and agreed that Individual hereby assumes liability for any and all medical expenses incurred as a result of training for or participation in the Event, including but not limited to ambulance transport, hospital stays, physician and pharmaceutical goods and services. Individual warrants that all statements made herein are true and correct and understands that Releases have relied on them in allowing Athlete to participate in the Event. ATHLETE HAS READ THE FOREGOING AND INTENTIONALLY AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS THIS GENERAL RELEASE, WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT. IF Individual IS UNDER AGE 18 HIS/HER PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST SIGN THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER AGREEMENT.
Individual’s Parent or Guardian’s signature certifies that my son/daughter/ward has my permission to participate in the Event. Individual’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. Individual’s Parent/Guardian further certifies that my son/daughter/ward is in good physical condition and is able to safely participate in the Event. I hereby authorize medical treatment for him/her and grant access to my child’s medical records as necessary and as stated above.