Saturday, April 27, 2013


Waiver, Release of Liability, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement: 
SMU Heart and SOUL Row, Ride, Run Triathlon

I acknowledge that participation in the SMU Heart and SOUL Row, Ride, and Run Event ("the Event") on Saturday, April 30, 2011 is a test of a person's physical and mental limits and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury, and property loss. I hereby represent that I am in good health and in proper physical condition to participate in the Event. I further certify that I have no physical or medical condition that would endanger me or others if I participate in the Event. I understand that participation in the Event involves risks and dangers that include, without limitation, the potential for serious bodily injury, permanent disability, paralysis and death, loss or damage to property, exposure to extreme conditions and circumstances, accidents, illness, contact or collision with other participants, spectators, vehicles, or other natural or manmade objects, adverse weather conditions, imperfect course conditions, drowning, water, surface, and road hazards, equipment failure, inadequate safety measures, and other undefined harms or damages that may not be readily foreseeable. I hereby assume all such risks and responsibility for any damages, liabilities, losses or expenses that I may incur as a result of my participation in the Event.

In consideration for my participation in the Event, I, on behalf of myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors and assigns waive, release, and forever discharge Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, its employees, agents, and students from any and all claims, causes of action, damages, losses, and liabilities of every kind for death, personal injury, or property damage that may arise out of, result from, or relate to my participation in the Event, including claims for theft, damages to equipment, negligence, partial or permanent disability, claims relating to the provision of first aid, medical care, medical treatment or medical decisions, and any claim for medical or hospital expenses.

I further covenant and agree not to sue Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, its employees, agents, and students for any claims that I have waived of released or discharged herein. I agree to indemnify and hold harmless Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, its employees, agents, and students from any and all expenses incurred, claims made, or liabilities assessed against them arising out of or resulting from, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, my failure to abide by this Waiver, my failure to abide by rules of the Event, and my actions or inactions that cause injury or damage to any other person.

I hereby consent to receive medical treatment that may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident and/or illness during the Event.

I understand that I may be photographed at this event. I agree to allow my photo, video, or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.

*I hereby certify that I have read this document and that I understand its content.

*After reading this Release, please select your Row Ride Run registration type on the online registration form. By selecting either Individual or Team registration, you are agreeing to pay the applicable registration fee. You are also agreeing to abide by the rules and policy set forth in the Row Ride Run Release. All participants must read the Release carefully before selecting a registration type and submitting the form.