Waiver & Release of Liability

I realize that walking or running in or volunteering for a race potentially is a hazardous activity that can cause injury or death, and acknowledge that there are such risks inherent in my presence at or participation in the “Camino de Paz: Pilgrimage for Migrant Families” in McAllen, Texas on Saturday, April 13, 2019. I acknowledge that this Waiver & Release of Liability will be used by the event organizers & sponsors, and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at and during the event. 


In consideration of my presence at or registration and participation in the “Camino de Paz: Pilgrimage for Migrant Families”, I hereby agree as follows: 

  1. I waive, release and discharge Seidlitz Education, Catholic Charities RGV, Catholic Charities RGV Humanitarian Respite Center,the Catholic Archdiocese of Brownsville and its parishes, and their respective directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives and agents, and the “Camino de Paz” sponsors, directors and volunteers from any and all claims or liability for property damage or theft, injury, disability or death, or actions of any kind resulting from my participation in, presence at, or travel to and from the “Camino de Paz”; 
  2. I agree to indemnify and hold harmless Seidlitz Education, Catholic Charities RGV, Catholic Charities RGV Humanitarian Respite Center,the Catholic Archdiocese of Brownsville and its parishes, their respective directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives and agents, and the “Camino de Paz” sponsors, directors and volunteers from any and all claims and liability which may be made by any individual or entity resulting from my participation in, presence at, travel to or from, or other actions at or during the “Camino de Paz”; 
  3. I certify that I am in good health, am properly trained for this event, am physically and medically able to perform this event, and am solely responsible for same, and I knowingly and voluntarily assume all risk with respect there to. I acknowledge that Seidlitz Education, Catholic Charities RGV, the Catholic Archdiocese of Brownsville and its parishes, and the event sponsors do not provide health or accident insurance for this event, and that I am solely responsible for any medical bills resulting for injuries sustained at or during the “Camino de Paz”;
  4. I hereby consent to any medical treatment for injury or illness suffered at or during the “Camino de Paz”; and 
  5. I understand that I may be photographed at the “Camino de Paz” and related activities, and agree that my photo, video or film likeness may be used by Seidlitz Education, Catholic Charities RGV, the Catholic Archdiocese of Brownsville and its parishes, and the “Camino de Paz” sponsors to publicize or promote the event or any other legitimate purpose. 


I have read and fully understand, and accept this Waiver & Release of Liability. 

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