OFFICIAL RULES

LONGEST DISTANCE

·         Paper airplanes must only be constructed out of one piece of paper.

·         The paper can only be modified by folding. No ripping, gluing, cutting or stapling allowed. For youth category Under 6 years, parent involvement in the construction is permitted; for youth categories 7-12 and 13-18, a certain level of parent participation is allowed, but limited to vocal coaching; and, all airplane construction must be completed by the entran.

·         Paper airplanes have to be built at site with the provided official paper.

·         The aircraft must be launched by one person throwing the aircraft unaided from behind a straight launch line.

·         Two trials per participant are allowed. Different planes can be used, the better attempt counts.

·         Measurement is the base point on the starting line and the first point where the paper plane hits the ground or any object.

 LONGEST AIRTIME

·         Paper airplanes must only be constructed out of one piece of paper.

·         The paper can only be modified by folding. No ripping, gluing, cutting or stapling allowed. For youth category Under 6 years, parent involvement in the construction is permitted; for youth categories 7-12 and 13-18, a certain level of parent participation is allowed, but limited to vocal coaching; and, all airplane construction must be completed by the entran.

·         Paper airplanes have to be built at site with the provided official paper.

·         Aircraft must be launched by one person throwing unaided from a reasonably static position. Participant must have both feet firm on the ground during the attempt.

·         A run-up or fast walk as part of the launch is not permitted, nor the use of ramps or like devices.

·         Measurement is from when the paper airplane leaves the hand and first time hits the ground or any object. Results are counted in tenth of seconds.

ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

I hereby certify the following: (1) In consideration of my application to participate in the Little Rock Paper Airplane Festival being accepted, I, on behalf of myself, my heirs and assigns, and my estate, hereby waive and forever discharge the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., The City of Little Rock, its sponsors, organizers, affiliates, as well as their agents and employees from any and all claims that may accrue as the result of my participation; (2) I hereby grant the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., specific permission to reproduce, publish, circulate, copyright or otherwise use any and all photographs and/or videotape of me and/or my family, taken at the Little Rock Paper Airplane Festival for use by the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., and (3) I acknowledge that all registration fees and donations are non-refundable and non-transferable. I understand and acknowledge that participation in the Little Rock Paper Airplane Festival is voluntary. I assume all inherent and other risks and accept responsibility for any property damage or loss and for any personal serious injury, illness, disability, emotional distress, and/or death that I may suffer, whether described in this release or not. I further agree to forever release and discharge the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., from and agree not to sue for any and all liability or claims. This release is for any type of claim, including breach of contract, fraud, or any other type of suit and includes losses both known or unknown, regardless of or alleged to be caused by the negligence of the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., to the fullest extent permitted by law. I have read this Agreement; understand its contents and I sign it voluntarily. I intend by this Agreement to assume all hazards and risks, waive all rights to sue and release all liabilities and claims, and indemnify the Lymphomaniac Society, Inc., for any claims arising from my participation in the Little Rock Paper Airplane Festival.

GRANT OF RIGHT OF PUBLICITY

Participants UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT PARTICIPATION IN THE LITTLE ROCK PAPER AIRPLANE FESTIVAL MAY RESULT IN PUBLICITY, WHETHER OR NOT LYMPHOMANIAC SOCIETY ACTIVELY TAKES STEPS TO PUBLICIZE THE EVENT

Participants hereby authorize Lymphomaniac Society: (a) to publicize and use participants’ likenesses, voices and features, with or without their names, for any publication, promotion, trade, business use, or any other purpose whatsoever; (b) to photograph, videotape, film, and record each participant in any manner Lymphomaniac Society chooses; (c) to copyright, convey or otherwise distribute, now or in the future, any such material involving participants for any purpose to anyone, including the general public, magazines, newspapers, television, radio stations, or anyone else; (d) to publicize, now or in the future, the name of participants including information regarding them, their physical or emotional conditions and the details of any trip granted.

Participants agree it is not necessary for Lymphomaniac Society or anyone else to contact them prior to releasing any information authorized by this Agreement. Participants hereby release, discharge and agree to hold harmless Lymphomaniac Society from all liability, damages, or claims of any kind resulting in or from, or arising from the use, distribution or disclosure of any photographs, films, videotapes, electronic recording or other information regarding participants and the event.