|Step 1 of 2 - Participant Registration|
|Address 1||Address 2|
|State / Province|
Use 2 digit code for US and Canadaotherwise
, leave blank.
|Country (only if outside of the U.S. and Canada)|
Leave blank if address is within US or Canada.
|Zip / Postal Code|
|Primary Phone Number|
Required... please provide your primary number.
Optional... provide an alternate phone number.
Participant's active Email Address... check for accuracy.
|Participant's Date of Birth||Sex|
Gender: M for Male, F for Female.
|Emergency Contact Name||Emergency Contact Phone Number|
Required... please provide a contact name and phone number of someone who is not running in the race as information which we may use in the unlikely event of an emergency.
We're pleased to offer gender-specific Short-Sleeve tech shirts to our preregistered participants for no additional charge (note: shirts tend to run 1/2+ size large so consider selecting a size smaller than your typical choice). Shirt size selection guaranteed only to participants who register by 10 days in advance of our race date, ie: Wednesday - Noon. Past edition shirts are first-quality and do not have printed race date!
|Upgrade to Long-Sleeve Shirt?|
Optional... would you prefer a long-sleeve race shirt? Select 'Yes' and we'll reserve your chosen size in Long-Sleeve for a nominal (our cost) charge. Note: this option may be available only until 10 days in advance of our race date. If you're choosing a Past Edition and would like it in Long-Sleeve be sure to select 'Yes'!
|Special Class: First Finish at this Distance?|
Optional... upon successful completion, will this be your first finish at a race of this distance? Leave blank if you've successfully raced and completed this distance, or beyond.
What is your Predicted Finish Time?
Required... help with our planning by predicting your finish time for a trail run of your selected event distance.
What, if any, are your Carpooling Plans?
Required... help with our planning by selecting the choice that best matches your plans. We encourage carpooling to our Start/Finish area, as parking space can be limited.
What is your favorite, must-have refreshment at aid stations?
Optional... help with our planning by providing your favorite aid station refreshment, treat, or snack.
|Preferred Day of Participation|
Required... for our planning purposes, please select your preferred day of participation. Keep in mind that we're restricted to 50 runners per day.
For this version of Paleozoic Trail Runs all attendees may be required to wear facial masks while not running, and are encouraged to observe 6-feet social distancing practices. Special FPDCC restrictions may limit maximum number of participants at event gatherings. I have chosen my preferred date -or- will be assigned a date of participation, and will attend only on that date to allow others the chance of participation. All in attendance may be subject to no-touch temperature screening. As a participant I agree to abide by these special requirements. Agree to waiver by checking here.
I know that participating in this athletic event is a potentially hazardous activity. I certify that I am properly trained and have obtained my physician's permission to participate. In my participation I assume all risks associated with this event including, but not limited to: injuries, falls, collisions, contact with other participants, contact with bicycle and vehicular traffic, contact with other persons who're not event participants, encounters with animals, the effects of weather, including cold, heat or high humidity, lightning, rain, snow, hail, or ice. I agree to participate in the spirit of fair sportsmanship with respect to other participants, and will abide by rules and decisions of the race administrators and governing officials. I will pay the additional replacement cost of $35 if the timing chip assigned to me is not returned after the race.
Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of my acceptance into this event, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Kemper Tech, Inc (dba RunRace), all volunteers, all sponsors and all of their representatives, and successors, and beneficiaries, and benefactors, the Forest Preserve District of Cook County, the State of Illinois from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event though that liability my arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver.
For participants of Friday/Saturday/Sunday racing... Friday/Saturday/Sunday event starting times will all match: 8:30 am for the Paleozoic 50-Km; 9:30 am for Paleozoic 25-Km.
For late-entry/wait-list runners, who register past the date of October 31, 2021... I acknowledge that there may be a delay in delivery of my Paleozoic Trail Runs finishers' medal, and that there may be an additional cost for shipping/handling should I request that my finishers' medal be sent to me via U.S. Mail. I agree to pay such shipping/handling costs.
By agreeing to this waiver you submit to the terms and conditions as set forth by this event and certify that you have provided true and accurate information as requested through this registration process.