I know that running/walking in a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. The risk of injury from the activities involved in this event is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist. I should not enter unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run/walk and assume all risks associated with participating in this event including, but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, including canine participants, the effects of weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic, and the conditions of the road. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry (or my child’s entry if participant is under 18), I, for myself (or for my child under 18) and anyone entitled to act on my behalf (or on behalf of my child under 18), waive and release and hold harmless the City of Binghamton, Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc., and Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, and all sponsors, their representatives, and successors with respect to any and all injury, disability, death, or loss or damage to person or property, of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, whether arising from the negligence of the releasees or otherwise, to the fullest extent permitted.
I understand that any participant can be removed from the event at any time at the discretion of the race director.
I give permission to Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York and Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP for the free use of my name and/or pictures in broadcasts, telecasts, newspapers, posters, advertising, online or print, etc. for this or any future race sponsored by Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc. and/or Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP. I understand that the registration fees are nonrefundable.