A background check is required to participate in events. There is a one-time fee of $25 for this verification and it is non-refundable. By submitting an application the registrant acknowledges and understands this agreement with The Winning Edge. The registrant authorizes all applicable organizations and/or persons including the Department of Corrections, other correctional institutions, and The Winning Edge to conduct a criminal background check for verification of the information submitted. The registrant agrees to abide by all the rules and policies of both the correctional institution and The Winning Edge.