WAIVER, RELEASE AND INDEMNITY (For Online Registration) The Million Reasons Run
I, on behalf of myself and if applicable, the minor or minors listed below for whom I am a parent or legal guardian (the "Minor(s)"), wish to participate in The Million Reasons Run, scheduled to take place in May 2023, and may also participate in various pre and post event activities (collectively, the “Event”). The Event will benefit The Hospital for Sick Children Foundation (“SKF”), who will in turn grant a portion of the funds to other children’s hospital foundations within Canada (SKF and the other recipient hospital foundations, the “Beneficiaries”). I and the Minor(s) (if any) agree to abide by all rules, regulations, and event instructions of the Event, as well as all applicable municipal, provincial and federal laws and regulations.
I and the Minor(s) (if any) understand that participating in the Event involves using public streets and facilities, and the use of and participation in the Event is a potentially hazardous activity and can result in serious personal injury or death. I, on behalf of myself and the Minor(s) (if any), am aware of and expressly assume all risks associated with participating in this Event, and I assert that my participation or the participation of the Minor(s) (if any) in this Event is voluntary.
In consideration for being permitted to participate in this Event, I, on behalf of myself and the Minor(s) (if any), hereby waive, release and forever discharge, from any and all claims for injuries, damages and losses I and the Minor(s) (if any) may have arising out of the Event or my and the Minor(s) (if any) participation in the Event against SKF, The Hospital For Sick Children, the Beneficiaries, sponsors, other Event participants, consultants, participants, third-party vendors, government or public entities, and each of their respective affiliates, successors, officers, directors, members, employees, volunteers, agents, and representatives, (collectively referred to as the "Releasees"), of and from any and all proceedings, claims, demands, damages, costs, expenses, actions and causes of action (whether known or unknown) whatsoever, both in law and in equity, which I and the Minor(s) (if any) now have or may hereafter have for or by reason of or in respect of my and the Minor(s) (if any) participation in the Event whether as a spectator, participant, competitor or otherwise, and notwithstanding that same may have been contributed to, or occasioned by, the negligence of any of the Releasees.
I further hereby agree to indemnify all of the Releasees from and against any and all liability incurred by any or all of them as a result of, or in any way connected with, my participation, and the Minor(s) (if any) participation in the Event.
I, on behalf of myself and the Minor(s) (if any), agree that my, and the Minor(s) (if any) participation in the Event is subject to the sole discretion of the organizers of the Event, and that my and/or the Minor(s) (if any) participation may be limited or terminated, with or without cause.
I, on behalf of myself and the Minor(s) (if any), understand that any donations to SKF are non-refundable and non-transferable, even if I or the Minor(s) (if any) do not participate in the Event.
I, on behalf of myself and the Minor(s) (if any), give permission to SKF, The Hospital For Sick Children, and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, consultants and representative, for the free use of my, or the Minor's (if any) name, photograph, voice, likeness or statements, in any broadcast, website, telecast, advertising promotion, on social media or other use or reuse on account of this Event or marketing or promotion for future or similar events and I understand and consent that I will periodically be receiving communications related to my participation in the Event.
The provisions of this Waiver, Release and Indemnity shall ensure to the benefit of the respective heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns of each of the Releasees and shall be binding upon my heirs executors, administrators and personal representatives and the heirs, executors, administrators and personal representatives of the Minor(s) (if any).
This Waiver, Release and Indemnity shall be interpreted and the rights of the parties determined, under the laws of the Province of Ontario and Ontario courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute.
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