PLEASE READ THIS WAIVER OF LIABILITY CAREFULLY!
You must agree to this Waiver of Liability before any competitor will be permitted to enter the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon. The parent or legal guardian must agree to this release of liability if the participant is under the age of eighteen (18). I, the undersigned, understand that participating in the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon is a potentially hazardous activity and that there are risks of injury and death associated with participating in the event, including, but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, the effects of weather, heat, humidity, traffic and road conditions and water conditions. By agreeing to this Waiver of Liability I understand that I personally assume all of these risks and that I feel I am physically and medically capable and properly trained to enter the event. I understand that a condition of my participation in the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon is my agreement to knowingly and willingly agreeing to this Waiver. Having read this Waiver, and knowing these facts, in consideration for acceptance of my application for participation in the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, and, if the participant is under the age of eighteen (18), my child or legal guardian, and for anyone else entitled to act in my behalf, waive and release any and all claims for damages of any nature arising out of participation in this event which I may have from participation in the event against any and all of the organizers, race directors, sponsors, race officials, volunteers, host organizations, property owners, municipalities through which the event is run, or anyone else affiliated in any way with the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon. I understand that the Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event and I agree to comply with all rules and regulations of USA Triathlon. I further grant permission for use of any photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purposes.
There is NO rain date! We Go Rain or Shine. In cases of inclement weather, natural disaster, acts of God, acts of war or other unforeseen extraordinary circumstances, management reserves the right to cancel the event and/or modify the race course for safety concerns. Under such circumstances, there will be absolutely no refunds or transfer of entries to future Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon events. There is also no complementary race entries issued to future races. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe and exciting event for all. Any decision we make to go forth with the race is based on the overall event safety. Management reserves the right to reject or accept a race entry for any reason.