Release Form & Contribution Agreement
You agree to promptly notify Good Sports in the event you are unable to participate in the 2018 Boston Marathon®. You further agree to promptly notify Good Sports in the event any of the information in your application changes between the date of submission and the date of the event.
In consideration of Good Sports accepting my entry and enabling me to participate in the 2018 Boston Marathon®, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, fully and completely waive and release any and all rights for claims and damages I may have against Good Sports, its employees, volunteers, officers, directors, sponsors and their affiliates, successors, and assigns, and hold each of them harmless from and against, any and all injuries, claims, and liabilities suffered or sustained by me in connection with the 2018 Boston Marathon®, in the training or planning sessions for said event, and/or travel to or from any of the foregoing. I further attest and certify that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for competition in this event, and a licensed medical doctor has verified my condition. I declare I have reviewed the terms and conditions included as part of this application and have exercised my own judgment in completing and signing the same. I further declare that the decision to sign this agreement was voluntary and not based on or influenced by any representation of Good Sports.
By executing this application, I also grant to Good Sports the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use my name, likeness and/or photograph or voice for all purposes, including editorial, commercial and advertising, in broadcast, telecast, print, or any other medium now known or later developed, and agree to waive the right to any compensation or other claims for such use or otherwise against Good Sports. I also give Good Sports the right to alter any of the foregoing and to copyright the same in its name.
I understand that once accepted onto the Good Sports 2018 Marathon Team, Good Sports will make a one-time charge of $75 to my credit card, verifying my acceptance. This deposit of $75 will be applied to my fundraising minimum and holds a Boston Marathon® entry number in my name. I agree to collect a minimum of $3,000 for Good Sports by January 15, 2018 ($1,250 for Registered Runners). If I have not reached my committed level of fundraising by March 31, 2018, I will personally be responsible for the balance owed. I understand that Good Sports has the right to charge the balance I owe to my credit card after April 16, 2018. I understand that the B.A.A. charges a $360 registration fee that is not included in my fundraising minimum and which I must pay directly to the B.A.A.
In the event of an illness, injury or medical emergency arising during the event of in the training and planning sessions for said event, I hereby authorize and give my consent to Good Sports and/or the B.A.A. to secure from any accredited hospital, clinic and/or physician any treatment deemed necessary for my immediate care. I agree that I will be fully responsible for payment of any and all medical services and treatment rendered to me including but not limited to medical transport, medications, treatment, and hospitalization of an emergency.