River Zombies 5K

November 15, 2014

River Zombies

A 5K Fun Run Obstacle Course to benefit the Flint RiverQuarium. Try to avoid the Zombies and be the first across the finish line!  A fundraiser to benefit the Flint RiverQuarium.  Run a 5K Obstacle Course while avoiding Zombies out to take your life!  This is an untimed race.  Each person crossing the finish line will receive a medal.  There will be a prize for the first female and first male to cross the finish line with the most life flags left.

Official Rules

  • Humans must be at least 12 years old, and if under 18 must have a parent present and sign a waiver
  • To qualify for first place you must run the entire course and complete all obstacles, you may choose not to complete an obstacle, but you will not be qualified to win
  • Humans must wear their number bib in a visible location while running
  • Life Flags must be visible and accessible
  • Humans do NOT become Zombies when all lives are lost, continue running even if all life flags are lost
  • All Humans who complete the course, regardless of the number of life flags still held, will receive a medal
  • Zombies may 'steal' the life flag of any runner by pulling the flag off – you may not tackle, trip, punch or otherwise physically impede a runner
  • Humans may not punch, trip or otherwise physically impede Zombies
  • Humans may not steal life flags from Zombies
  • Zombies will have marked areas they must stay in while they attempt to steal Human life flags
  • Absolutely NO WEAPONS of any kind allowed
  • Participants must abide by instructions given by race officials during race
  • Disqualification will occur when a participant fails to wear their number, hides life flags, leaves the course, takes a shortcut or otherwise exhibits poor sportsmanship
  • Participants understand and acknowledge that River Zombies 5K is an extreme event and accept all risks associated with the event. All participants must sign a waiver, under age 18 participants must have a parent or guardian present to sign the waiver
  • Participants agree to photographs to being taken and to allow the Flint RiverQuarium to use such photos for future promotions
  • All wheeled devices are strictly prohibited from the course during the race
  • Non-participants will not be allowed on the course during the run
  • Humans do NOT become Zombies when all lives are lost, continue running even if all life flags are lost

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