IN CONSIDERATION of being permitted to participate in any way in B ATHLETIC MULTISPORT (CLUB/TEAM) sponsored Athletic Activities (Activity) and/or Training Programs, (Program) I for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, next of kin:
1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree, and represent that I understand the nature of Athletic Activities/Programs and that I am physically fit, sufficiently trained, and thus qualified to participate in such Activity/Program. I further acknowledge that the Activity/Program will be conducted over public roads and facilities open to the public during the Activity/Program and upon which the hazards of traveling are to be expected. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe the conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the Activity/Program.
2. FULLY UNDERSTAND that (a) ATHLETIC (RUNNING, BIKING, SWIMMING, OR OTHER EXERCISE) ACTIVITIES/PROGRAMS INVOLVE RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS, AND DEATH(RISKS); (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions, or inactions, or actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity/Program, the condition in which the Activity/Program takes place, or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE “RELEASEES” NAMED BELOW; (c) there may be OTHER RISKS AND SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC LOSSES either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES I incur as a result of my participation in the Activity/Program.
3. HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE, AND AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND SAVE AND HARMLESS the CLUB/TEAM, their respective administrators, directors, agents, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and leasers of premises on which the Activity/Program takes place, (each considered one of the “RELEASEES” herein) FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON MY ACCOUNT CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE “RELEASEES” OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY ELECTRONICALLY SIGNING IT AND HAVE SIGNED IT FREELY AND WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE AND INTEND IT TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY
PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD TO BE INVALID, THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FORCE AND EFFECT. I FURTHER UNDERSTAND THAT ATHLETIC TRAINING AND ENDURANCE RACING ARE INTRINSICALLY DANGEROUS AND PROMISE TO OBEY ALL RULES OF TRAFFIC, AND ASSUME ANY AND ALL OTHER RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH THESE ACTIVITIES/PROGRAMS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO FALLS, CONTACT WITH OTHER PARTICIPANTS, EFFECTS OF WEATHER, DEFECTIVE EQUIPMENT, ROAD CONDITIONS, WATER HAZARDS, CONTACT WITH OTHER SWIMMERS OR BOATS, AND OR ANY HAZARD THAT MAY BE POSED BY SPECTATORS OR VOLUNTEERS.