I know that running and walking a food-truck-themed road race are potentially hazardous activities, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I assume all risks associated with running or walking in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, including but not limited to the remote possibility of enormous snapping turtles that could appear out of nowhere, and all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, unicycles, tricycles, motorcycles, motorized vehicles, non-motorized vehicles, skateboards, roller skates, roller blades, and animals (no matter how adorable they may be) are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Food Truck 5K and the event’s Food Truck Rally, the host organization (thrive United Methodist Church) and charity partners (including but not limited to Iowa Homeless Youth Centers), the vendors, the City of West Des Moines, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.I understand that, in case of extreme weather or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of the participants, event officials may postpone or even cancel the 5K and/or Food Truck Rally. I understand the refund/weather policy: In the event of cancellation, refunds will not be issued.