Join our 2017 London Marathon team, and help us raise funds and awareness for Cri du Chat Syndrome.
Registration is £100 and we ask all our runners to raise a minimum of £2,000. Places are not guaranteed until you’ve been offered a place by a member of the team. Registration fees are refundable if we’re unable to offer you a place.
I confirm that I am medically fit and that I participate in the event at my own risk. The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group will not be held responsible for injury or illness resulting from my participation.
I understand that it is my responsibility to read any terms and conditions issued by the race organisers and to comply with these.
I will use my best endeavours to raise as much money as I can for the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group - I will forward all monies donated to the Charity either by cash, cheque, CAF or via www.virginmoneygiving.com or www.justgiving.com no later than four weeks after the event.
I understand that any money I send into the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group will be treated as a donation and used for the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group work.
I will contact the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group if I am unable to take part in the event and forward any money raised to the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group.
I will only use lawful means to fundraise for the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group and will not bring the charity’s names into disrepute or undertake any of the following: House to house or street collections; Collections on public or private property without the express permission of the owner or a collector’s licence from the local authority; Incur the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group in any cost, claim, loss or liability.
I will ensure that I take responsibility for the safe keeping of money raised in the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group’s name, both during and after the collections, until it is transferred to the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group and I will: Ensure that if collecting cash, it is counted in the presence of at least one witness and that this amount is written, signed by the witness/es and a cheque for this amount is sent to the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group. Send the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group my completed sponsor forms with details of the names and addresses of and amounts donated or pledged by all sponsors no later than 4 weeks after my event. This will allow the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group to process gift aid on donations. Please note that we will not contact your sponsors. Ensure that donations of £20 or more made by cheque are payable to The ‘Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group’ and ensure that these cheques are sent to the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group no later than 3 weeks after issue. Only use sponsorship forms issued by the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group and not use any other type of sponsorship form (unless otherwise agreed with the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group).
I will contact the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group before conducting any raffle, lottery or public event, and comply with any guidance, guidelines or insurance and legal requirements issued by the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group in connection with this kind of event.
I will not use the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group or any associated logo without first obtaining permission from the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group and will allow the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group to approve any materials produced whether printed or online.
I grant permission for the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group to use photographs, motion pictures, quotes, or any other record of my participation in my chosen run for any legitimate purpose. This includes any photos I may send into the charity. I will inform the The Cri du Chat Syndrome Support Group in writing if I do not wish my photos or quotes to be used by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
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Though you still need to read the entire document, some of the key points of this Agreement and Waiver are highlighted here:
In consideration of being permitted to register and/or participate in and/or observe the Event, on behalf of yourself and any personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors, successors, next of kin, and persons supported by you (if relevant under the applicable laws), you understand that:
Authority to Register and/or to Act as Agent. You represent and warrant to Active Network, LLC (“Active”) that you have full legal authority and capacity to complete the registration for the Event, including this Agreement and Waiver, on behalf of yourself and/or, where applicable, any party for whom you are registering (the “Registered Parties”), including full authority to make use of the credit or debit card to which registration fees will be charged. As used in this Agreement and Waiver, (a) “Active” means and includes Active Network, LLC, its partners, licensors, and any and all subsidiaries, affiliated entities, or entities that control, are controlled by, or are under common control with Active singly or together and its and each of their officers, employees, contractors, subcontractors and agents and each of their agents, representatives, successors and assigns; and (b) “you” or “your” means and includes you (as an individual) and all other Registered Parties for whom you are registering, and by virtue of agreeing to this Agreement and Waiver, for whom you are waiving certain rights. If you are registering a child under the age of 18 or an incapacitated adult, you represent and warrant that you are the parent or legal guardian of that party and have the legal authority and capacity to enter into this Agreement and Waiver on his/her behalf and by proceeding with registration for the Event, you agree that the terms of this Agreement and Waiver shall apply equally to all of the Registered Parties. To the extent permitted by law, each person agreeing to this Agreement and Waiver for him/herself and/or on behalf of another Registered Party (including, without limitation, any minor) agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold Active harmless from any liability, claim, demand, cause of action, damage, loss, or expense (including court costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees) of any kind or nature (each, a “Liability” and collectively “Liabilities”) in the event the Liability arises because a Registered Party is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to not be bound by the terms and conditions of this this Agreement and Waiver. In addition, if, despite this Agreement and Waiver, any of the Registered Parties makes a claim against Active, you agree, immediately upon request or demand by Active, to defend, indemnify, and hold Active harmless from all Liabilities which may be incurred as the result of such claim.
ASSUMPTION OF RISK. IN CONSIDERATION OF THE ACCEPTANCE OF YOUR REGISTRATION AND PARTICIPATION IN THE EVENT, YOU ASSUME FULL AND COMPLETE RISK AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DISCOMFORT, ILLNESS, INJURY, OR ACCIDENT WHICH MAY OCCUR WHILE YOU ARE PREPARING FOR THE EVENT, DURING THE EVENT, WHILE YOU ARE ON THE PREMISES OF THE EVENT, OR WHILE YOU ARE TRAVELING TO OR FROM THE EVENT. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT MAY BE HAZARDOUS, AND THAT YOU SHOULD NOT ENTER AND PARTICIPATE UNLESS YOU ARE MEDICALLY ABLE AND PROPERLY TRAINED. YOU SHOULD CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR BEFORE PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO CHECK AND TO ENSURE THAT YOU ARE AT ALL TIMES MEDICALLY AND PHYSICALLY FIT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ACTIVITIES RELATED TO THE EVENT. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE EVENT MAY BE HELD OVER PUBLIC ROADS AND FACILITIES OPEN TO THE PUBLIC DURING THE EVENT AND UPON WHICH HAZARDS ARE TO BE EXPECTED. YOU ALSO ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT PARTICIPATION IN THE EVENT MAY CARRY WITH IT CERTAIN INHERENT RISKS AND DANGERS THAT CANNOT BE ELIMINATED COMPLETELY RANGING FROM RISK OF MINOR DISCOMFORT TO CATASTROPHIC INJURIES INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY AND DEATH. YOU ARE AWARE OF AND ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION RISKS OF PERMANENT INJURY OR DEATH DUE TO FALLS, OBSTACLES, CONTACT WITH OTHER PARTICIPANTS, ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF OTHER PARTICIPANTS, EFFECT OF WEATHER, TRAFFIC AND CONDITIONS OF ANY ROAD.
Representations. You represent and warrant that you are in good physical condition, are able to safely participate in the Event, and have no medical condition that would make your participation in the Event more hazardous. You consent to medical care and transportation in order to obtain treatment in the event of injury to you and understand that this Agreement and Waiver extends to any liability arising out of or in any way connected with the medical treatment and transportation provided in the event of an emergency and/or injury. You understand that no medical care may be available, but if it is, you assume liability for any and all medical expenses incurred as a result of your participation in the Event (where such medical expenses are not provided on a free of charge basis by any medical services organizations, clinics, or hospitals), including, but not limited to ambulance transport, hospital stays, physician, and pharmaceutical goods and services. You agree to observe and obey all posted rules and warnings, to follow any instructions or directions provided to you by Active or the Event organizer and to abide by any decision of any Event official relative to your ability to safely participate in or attend the Event. You understand and agree that you are expected to exhibit appropriate behavior at all times while at the Event and to obey all applicable laws while participating in or attending the Event. This includes, generally, respect for other people, equipment, facilities or property. You agree that Event officials may dismiss you, without refund, should your behavior, in the opinion of Active or the Event organizer, endanger the safety of or negatively affect the Event. You understand and agree that you are responsible for taking care of your own personal belongings during the Event and, to the maximum extent permitted by law, neither Active nor the Event organizer is responsible for any personal item or property that is lost, damaged or stolen at the Event. You understand and agree that the Event organizer reserves the right to cancel the Event in the event of weather (including, but not limited to, heat, tornadoes, earthquakes, fires, storms, lightning and floods), accidents, acts of war or terrorism, military conflicts or riots, or for any reason that would affect the safety and security of Event participants and/or spectators or the feasibility of the Event to be held. In the event of such cancellation or any other cancellation for any reason, there will be no refund of your payment unless authorized and paid by the Event organizer. You agree to hold Active harmless from any liability, claim, demand, cause of action, damage, loss, or expense (including court costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees) of any kind or nature, related to any cancellation or disruption of the Event.
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Many thanks for your support and good luck with your fundraising!