3. EVENT SAFETY
3.1 At all times during the Event you must adhere to all instructions given by the Event officials.
3.2 It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the correct equipment, footwear and clothing for the Event, taking the weather conditions into account.
3.3 You are not permitted to be accompanied by your pets or other animals when participating in the Event.
3.4 Your participation in the Event is personal to you, you are strictly prohibited from swapping, selling or transferring your place in the Event or allowing any other person to wear your Event number and participate in your place. If you are found to be in breach of this Condition 3.4 we reserve the right to exclude you from participation in future Events.
3.5 All Great Run participants must display a valid running number at all times. Unregistered participants are not permitted into the start or finish area and will be removed from the course by security. Check points will be located at entry points to the start area and on the route.
Resources of the event organisers, including medical and safety services, along with event supplies for drink stations and finishers packs, are reserved solely for registered entrants. Any unregistered runner intending to participate should seriously reconsider as they pose a serious safety risk. Any unregistered participants should be reported to the nearest official.
3.6 You are not permitted to use the following items in the Event:-
3.6.1 roller skates;
3.6.2 wheel barrows;
3.6.3 electric or motorised wheelchairs
3.6.4 cycles, hand cycles or;
3.6.5 any other item that could potentially inhibit the flow or safety of other participants or which we, in our reasonable opinion, deem may cause danger or risk of danger to you or other participants.
3.7 You will only be permitted to wear fancy dress costumes for certain Events as expressly stated in the Event Specific Conditions, and in any event we reserve the right to prevent you from participating in the Event if we determine in our sole discretion that the fancy dress outfit may cause danger or risk of danger to you or other participants.
3.8 This Event is staged on closed roads. The running course will be on the highway, allowing full use of the space delineated by kerb edges, barriers or cones and tape. You should not run on the footpath, verges or central reservation. Such areas may contain permanent street furniture and or temporary works or hazards, so for your own safety all runners are instructed to stick to the highway.
3.9 You warrant to Nova International Limited that you are, and will be on the Event Date, sufficiently fit and healthy to participate in the Event unaided and in accordance with the Agreement. If you are in any doubt we recommend that you seek medical advice.
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