IN THE LONG RUN" ™
WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY I wish to participate in the Mother’s Day Walk benefitting the Breast Cancer Society of Canada, a 5k walk or run, scheduled to take place in May and I agree to abide by the rules, regulations, and instructions of the event, as well as all applicable municipal, provincial and federal laws and regulations. I understand that participating in this event and the use of and participation in services made available to participants during the event (including massage if applicable and medical services) is a potentially hazardous activity and can result in serious injury or death. I am aware of and expressly assume all risks associated with participating in this event, including without limitation, falls, and contact with other participants and objects and I assert that my participation in this event is voluntary. In consideration for being permitted to participate in this event, I, for myself and for anyone entitled to act on my behalf, hereby waive and release from any and all claims for injuries or damages arising out of the event or my participation in the event (including without limitation, any pre- and post-event activities), that I may have, against Breast Cancer Society of Canada or cleo, any beneficiaries, sponsors, officials, participating clubs, communities, organizations, friends of the event, participants, volunteers, employees, agents, and representatives, including without limitation, the event medical sponsor. I intend by this Waiver and Release to release, in advance, and to waive my rights and to discharge all of the persons and entities mentioned above, from all claims for damages for death, personal injury, or property damage that I may have, or which may hereafter accrue to me, as a result of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise from negligence, carelessness, or recklessness (whether simple or gross) on the part of the persons or entities being released, from damages or defective property or equipment owned, maintained, or controlled by them or because of their possible liability without fault. I understand and agree that this Waiver and Release is binding on my heirs, assigns, and legal representatives. I attest that I am physically capable of, and understand that I should have trained for, completing this event. If I am aware of or under treatment for any physical infirmity, ailment, or illness, my medical care provider has been apprised of, and has approved of, my participation in this event. I acknowledge that I, and I alone, am solely responsible for my personal health and safety, and the personal property I bring with me. I consent to receive medical treatment which may be advisable in the event of illness or injuries suffered by me during this event, and I agree to pay for the costs of any such medical treatment. I agree that my participation in the event is subject to the sole discretion of the organizers of the event, and that my participation may be limited or terminated, with or without cause. If I am a participant, I understand that all donations processed by the Breast Cancer Society of Canada are non-refundable and non-transferable, even if I do not participate in the event. I give permission for the free use of my name, photograph, voice, or likeness, in any broadcast, telecast, advertising promotion, or other account of this event of marketing or promotion for future or similar events, and waive any rights of privacy I may have in that regard. THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE SHALL BE INTERPRETED AND THE RIGHTS OF THE PARTIES DETERMINED UNDER THE INDIVIDUAL PROVINCIAL LAWS. INDIVIDUAL PROVINCIAL COURTS SHALL HAVE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION FOR ANY DISPUTE ARISING UNDER, OR PERTAINING TO, THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE. I have carefully read this Waiver and Release and fully understand its contents. I am aware that this is a release of liability and a binding contract between myself and the persons and entities mentioned above and I agree of my own free will. I understand that I am giving up substantial rights, including my right to sue. I acknowledge that I am accepting this Waiver and Release freely and voluntarily, and intend by accepting to be a complete and unconditional release of all liability to the greatest extent allowed by law.
As a participant of Mother’s Day Walk, I further agree to receive communication on behalf of this event.