Due to the “New Normal” of COVID-19 we’re going to use a new waver for club membership starting in 2021.
I agree that I am a member of this club, and I know that running in and volunteering for organized group runs, social events, and races with this club are potentially hazardous activities, which could cause injury or death. I will not participate in any club organized events, group training runs, or social events, unless I am medically able and properly trained and, by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform all activities associated with the club, am in good health and properly trained. I agree to abide by all rules established by the club, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I assume all risks associated with being a member of this club and participating in club activities which may include: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. In addition, I acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases and voluntarily assume the risk that I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 and/or other communicable diseases by participating in any activities associated with the club. I acknowledge that such participation or infection may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and/or death. I understand the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 in connection with my participation in any club activities, and personally assume this risk. I further agree to abide by the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) recommendations for the prevention of the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and other communicable diseases, and I attest too having read the CDC’s guidance at:https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/prevention.html. I assume all risks being known, appreciated, and accepted by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my membership, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act for on my behalf, waive and release from this club, RunSignUp, the Road Runners Club of America, all club sponsors, their representatives and successors from any claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation with the club, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record for any legitimate promotional purposes for the club.