Please read the waiver below. By typing in your initials below, you are agreeing that you read and understand this waiver.
HNU Release and Hold Harmless Agreement
I, the undersigned participant, request voluntary participation in the HNU National Girls & Women in Sports Day Fun Run/Walk: Celebrating Healthy Bodies and Minds on February 6 of 2013 which begin at 6:30am and end at 8:30am sponsored by HNU Student Development & Engagement and HNU Athletics departments. These activities may include, but are not limited to: costume contest, run, walk, jog, participation activities; all Fun Run/Walk activities are hereinafter referred to as the “activity.”
I consent to participation in the activity and acknowledge that I fully understand my participation may involve risk of serious injury or death, including losses which may result not only from my own actions, inactions or negligence, but also the actions, inactions or negligence of others, the condition of the facilities, equipment or areas where the event or activity is being conducted, and/or the rules of play of this type of event or activity. I understand that if I have any risk concerns, I should discuss the risks associated with my participation and the activity coordinators and event staff, before I sign this document and before the activity begins.
I certify that I am in good health and have no physical condition that would prevent participation in this activity. Furthermore, I agree to use my personal medical insurance as primary medical coverage payment if accident or injury occurs. I consent to emergency medical treatment in the event such care is required.
Knowing and understanding the risks involved with participation in the activity, I hereby voluntarily and willingly assume responsibility for all risks and dangers associated with my participation in the activity. I agree I am financially responsible for any losses resulting from my actions and will indemnify Holy Names University, the Board of Trustees, the sponsoring campus department and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them, for any loss or damage caused by myself during this activity.
In consideration of my participation in the activity, I hereby waive all claims or causes of action Holy Names University, the Board of Trustees, the sponsoring campus department and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them, aspiring out of my participation in the activity and hereby release, hold harmless and discharge Holy Names University, the Board of Trustees, the sponsoring campus department and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them from all liability in connection therewith.
I have read this Release and Hold Harmless agreement and understand the terms used in it and their legal significance. This waiver and release is freely and voluntarily given with the understanding that right to legal recourse against Holy Names University, the Board of Trustees, the sponsoring campus department and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them is knowingly given up in return for allowing my participation in the activity. My initials on this document is intended to bind not only myself but also my successors, heirs, representatives, administrators and assigns.