Each participant (“Participant”) in the GYS Track Club and/or other running and related activities involving the GYS Track Club (“Activities”) are required to assume all risk of participation in these Activities, and evidence this assumption of risk by signing this Release and Waiver of Liability Agreement.  In consideration of Participant’s being allowed to participate in such running and related activities, Participant hereby acknowledges that he/she: (a) has had the opportunity to determine the nature of the activities and the manner in which they will be conducted; (b) hereby certifies that as of the participation in the activity he/she will be physically fit and safely able to participate in the Activities and not under the influence of any drugs, alcohol or medications that could adversely affect his or her health; (c) is fully aware and understand the risks and hazards inherent in participation in the Activities, including, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, weather conditions; wet, snowy, or icy surfaces, road, drive, parking area, trail, and sidewalk conditions; darkness and other variable lighting conditions; vehicular, bicycle, motorcycle, and other traffic risks; and risks associated with running or participating in crowded and densely populated activities.

In consideration of Participant’s being allowed to participate in such Activities, Participant hereby on behalf of him or herself and his or her personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and executors, personally assumes all risks in connection with the Activities, and fully and forever waives all rights against and releases, discharges, and covenants not to sue the GYS Track Club and any location where activities are held and each of their managers, members, owners, employees, agents, contractors, successors and assigns, for all claims or causes of action for personal injury, damage to property, loss of services, medical expenses, contributions, indemnifications, losses, or damages of any and every kind or nature arising out of or in any way related to participation in the Activities.