Terms and Conditions

  • July 28, 2023

Terms and conditions

For Participants in the Mangrove Marathon

Participation Agreement

By registering for the Mangrove Marathon (MM), participants agree to abide by all the terms and conditions outlined herein.

Induction as a Mangrove Marathon Fellow

All participants agree to be inducted as a Mangrove Marathon Fellow, demonstrating a commitment to promoting and supporting the preservation of mangroves and the environment.

Advocacy for Mangroves and the Environment

Participants commit to using their time and personal resources to actively advocate for mangroves and environmental conservation in general. This includes supporting awareness campaigns, engaging in community initiatives, and promoting sustainable practices.

Donation to Mangrove Marathon Goodwill Activities

All participants agree to contribute 10% of their winnings (if applicable) to the Mangrove Marathon, which funds projects related to mangrove restoration, environmental education, and sustainable development.

Induction and Certification Courses

Participants understand and accept that they may be required to undergo induction and certification courses to enhance their knowledge and preparedness in carrying out the role of a Mangrove Marathon Fellow/Ambassador effectively.

Fitness and Health Responsibility

Participants affirm that they are physically and medically fit to participate in the marathon. They are responsible for ensuring they have undergone any necessary medical examinations and received clearance from a healthcare professional before the event.

Assumption of Risks

Participation in the Mangrove Marathon (MM) involves inherent risks. Participants acknowledge these risks and agree that neither the event organizers nor its affiliates will be held liable for any injury, loss, or damage incurred during or as a result of their participation.

Code of Conduct

Participants must conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner throughout the event, showing respect for fellow participants, volunteers, and event staff. Any misconduct, including but not limited to cheating, harassment, or disrespectful behavior, may lead to disqualification and removal from the event.

Compliance with Rules and Instructions

Participants agree to comply with all the rules, guidelines, and instructions provided by the Mangrove Marathon (MM) organizers before, during, and after the event.

Changes to the Event

The Mangrove Marathon (MM) organizers reserve the right to modify the event schedule, route, or any other aspect of the event if necessary. Participants will be notified of any significant changes via official communication channels.

Cancellation or Postponement

In the event of unforeseen circumstances, including but not limited to extreme weather conditions or safety concerns, the Mangrove Marathon (MM) organizers may cancel or postpone the event. In such cases, no refunds of registration fees will be issued.

Personal Belongings

Participants are responsible for their personal belongings during the event. The Mangrove Marathon (MM) organizers will not be liable for any loss or damage to personal property.

Use of Photos and Videos

Participants acknowledge and grant the Mangrove Marathon (MM) and its affiliates the right to use any photos, videos, or other media captured during the event for marketing, promotional, and advertising purposes without any compensation.

Data Privacy

Participants acknowledge that their personal information collected during registration may be used in accordance with the Mangrove Marathon’s privacy policy.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [insert the relevant jurisdiction]. Any disputes arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in [insert the relevant jurisdiction].

The Mangrove Marathon is managed by SPORTS234 Nigeria Limited.

By participating in the Mangrove Marathon (MM), participants agree to the above terms and conditions. These terms are subject to change, and any updates will be communicated to participants through official channels.


Please note that the above terms and conditions are provided as a starting point and may need to be customized further based on the specific requirements and legal considerations of the event. It’s recommended to consult with legal experts to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.