Mindfulness Meditation Sessions guided by Chill
Location: McCormick Place, North Building, Level 4, Room N426
About: Prepare before the big day with guided meditation sessions by Chill Chicago. Instructors will guide runners through 20 minute meditation sessions, helping to visualize significant points during the race and prepare runners for some of the challenges of a marathon. The sessions are designed to be calming and to help the body to relax, so runners can step away feeling calm and prepared for race day.
Sessions will be offered during the following times on Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12. Runners can sign up via the following link or at the Abbott Health & Fitness Expo for $20 (USD).
By clicking “Pay” to purchase, which will constitute my valid signature, I understand that my participation in the Chicago Marathon Mindfulness Meditation Sessions guided by Chill (“Session”) may involve physical, mental, intellectual, and emotional activity, which may tax my capabilities. I understand and acknowledge that my participation in the Session and all associated activities is purely voluntary. I acknowledge my responsibility for exercising my own judgment in choosing to participate. By this consent I knowingly and voluntarily assume the risk of any injury, be it physical or emotional, to myself or caused to others by me during my time at the Session.
In consideration of my participation in the Event, I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns (a) waive and release any and all rights, claims and causes of action I have or may have against any Event Organizer (as defined below) that may arise as a result of my participation in the Session; and (b) agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless all Event Organizers (as defined below) from and against any and all injuries, losses, causes of action, liabilities, damages, expenses (including attorney’s fees and court costs) or claims (collectively, “Claims”) that might arise directly or indirectly from my participation in the Session and/or the condition of the property, facilities or equipment used for the Session, regardless of when such Claim may arise including, without limitation, Claims relating to (i) theft, loss or disappearance of property, (ii) bodily injury (including fatality), and (iii) property damage, for all claims and losses (including attorney's fees and court costs), which may be brought against any one or more of them by anyone claiming to have been injured or otherwise to have suffered loss or damage as a result of my participation in the Event. For these purposes, an "Event Organizer" is any one or more of the following: Chicago Event Management, Inc. (CEM), Bank of America Corporation, Bank of America, N.A. and their subsidiaries and affiliates; SMG, Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, City of Chicago; Chicago Park District; all sponsors, agents, vendors, medical personnel, contractors and volunteers of or for the Session; and the licenses, officers, directors, employees, representatives, successors and assigns of each of the foregoing.