I hereby acknowledge that I have voluntarily applied to enter into and to engage in or observe shooting and other activities at Royal Range USA (the “RANGE”), which is owned by Royal Range USA, LLC (“ROYAL RANGE”) and its affiliate, Royal Range Real Estate, LLC (“RRRE”). I further acknowledge and understand that “shooting and other activities” includes any and all activities of any kind whatsoever in which I engage or observe while at the RANGE, whether sponsored by ROYAL RANGE and/or RRRE or not.
I ACKNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTAND THAT SHOOTING, ARCHERY, AND TRAINING CLASS ACTIVITIES ARE INHERENTLY HAZARDOUS and involve both known and unanticipated risks which could result in damage or destruction of property and physical or emotional injury, including death, of myself or of other persons. The risks include, but are not limited to: being shot by or shooting myself or others; partial or total loss of eyesight or hearing, inhalation or other harmful contact with lead or other contaminants; being struck by flying or falling objects, and being injured while participating in class activites. I understand that such risks cannot be eliminated without compromising the essential qualities of shooting activities.
I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTAND THAT the nature and condition of the RANGE facilities and premises is such that both known and unanticipated hazards exist which create or contribute to both known and unanticipated risks inherent in entering on to the RANGE, in using RANGE facilities and in engaging in or observing any activities of any kind whatsoever while at the RANGE. I understand that such hazards and risks cannot be eliminated without compromising the essential qualities of the RANGE facilities, equipment and premises.
I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTAND THAT ROYAL RANGE and RRRE have no duty to undertake first-aid or rescue operations or procedures in the event any such property damage or physical or emotional injury occurs, and that any such operations or procedures may result in compounded for increased damages or injuries.
I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTAND THAT ROYAL RANGE and RRRE make no warranty as to the design, manufacture, maintenance, condition or fitness for any particular purpose of any RANGE facilities or equipment, including, but not limited to: the design, layout, and/or construction of the Range, firearms, ammunition, eye/hearing protection, and first-aid supplies.
As lawful consideration for being permitted by ROYAL RANGE and RRRE to enter into the RANGE, to use RANGE facilities and equipment, and to engage in or observe shooting and other activities at the RANGE, I agree as follows:
I EXPRESSLY AGREE TO ACCEPT AND ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS EXISTING IN THE RANGE AND IN ENTERING INTO THE RANGE AND IN USING RANGE FACILITIES OR EQUIPMENT AND IN ENGAGING IN OR OBSERVING SHOOTING AND OTHER ACTIVITIES AT THE RANGE.
I AGREE to assume all responsibility and liability for any act or acts; even any negligent, reckless or criminal act or omission to act, of my Guests at the RANGE (I understand that “my Guests” includes any and all persons who enter the RANGE with me).
I AGREE to abide by all RANGE Rules as outlined in Exhibit # 1, and to ensure that my Guests do so as well.
I AGREE that I, my next of kin, heirs, guardians, representatives and assigns HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER DISCHARGE AND AGREE NOT TO SUE ROYAL RANGE and RRRE (I understand that “ROYAL RANGE and “RRRE”, include any and all officers, directors, attorneys, agents, employees, contractors, guests and affiliated individuals or organizations of ROYAL RANGE and RRRE) from and against any and all claims, demands, damages, expenses, causes of action, or liability of any kind whatsoever, known or unknown, that I might have including, but not limited to, any claims arising from property damage, personal injury, or death as a result of entering into the RANGE, using RANGE facilities or equipment, or engaging in or observing shooting and other activities at the RANGE, even if such claims, demands, damages, expenses, causes of action, or liability result partially or wholly from any act or acts, even any negligent act or omission to act, including negligent or omitted first-aid or rescue operations or procedures, by ROYAL RANGE & RRRE.
I AGREE that I, my next of kin, heirs, guardians, representatives and assigns HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS ROYAL RANGE and RRRE from and against any and all claims, demands, damages, expenses, causes of action or liability of any kind whatsoever, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs that I, my next of kin, heirs, guardians, representatives or assigns, my Guests, or anyone else, may have for property damage, personal injury or death, whether suffered by me, by my Guests, or by anyone else, resulting from me or my Guests entering into the RANGE, using RANGE facilities or equipment, or engaging in or observing shooting and other activities at the RANGE, even if such claims, demands, damages, expenses, causes of action, attachments of property, or liability result partially or wholly from any act or acts, even any negligent act or omission to act, including negligent or omitted first-aid or rescue operations or procedures, by ROYAL RANGE and/or RRRE.
I ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE that this Agreement shall be interpreted and enforced under the laws of the State of Tennessee, and that the venue for any action or proceeding shall be in State or Federal Courts located in Davidson County, Tennessee.
I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE that this Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by law, and that if any provision or portion is held to be invalid, void or otherwise unenforceable, I agree and intend that the remaining provisions or portion shall continue and remain in full legal force and effect.
I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE that it is my understanding and intent that this Agreement, and any signed written amendments or modifications to it, shall remain in full force and effect from the date of execution and ever after and shall be applicable to each and every occasion that I enter into the RANGE, use RANGE facilities or equipment or engage in or observe shooting and other activities at the RANGE.
I have carefully read this “Acknowledgement of Risk, Release & Indemnity Agreement” and fully understand its contents. I acknowledge that no other inducement, assurance or guarantee has been made to me in consideration of my signing this Agreement, which I sign voluntarily and of my own free will.
I UNDERSTAND THAT BY MY SIGNATURE I AM GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS, THAT I AM AGREEING NOT TO SUE ROYAL RANGEAND RRRE AND RELEASING AND HOLDING HARMLESS ROYAL RANGEAND RRRE FROM ALL LIABILITY.
Royal Range Range Safety Rules
SHOOTING HANDLOADED AMMO WILL GET YOU BANNED FROM THE FACILITY
- Factory reloaded ammunition is approved.
- No inexperienced shooters are allowed in the Range without prior instruction and advance notification / approval from the Range staff.
- Presentation from a holster is not allowed.
- The call of “Cease Fire” or the sound of a whistle means stop shooting immediately.
- All firearms must be unloaded, in a closed container or holstered when entering or exiting the Range.
- Always keep the muzzle pointed downrange.
- If you need to leave the Range for any reason, unload your firearm at the shooting stall and case it.
- Eye & Ear protection must be worn at all times while in the Range.
- Only authorized Firearms and Ammunition may be used. The Range Safety Officer has final approval on acceptable ammunition types.
- Non commercial reloaded ammo is NOT allowed.
- Steel Core, Tracer and Incendiary rounds are strictly prohibited.
- ONLY CONTROLLED rapid fire is allowed.
- Only one person may shoot at a time with a maximum of two persons per shooting lane.
- No alcohol or drug consumption prior to or while shooting.
- If you experience a problem with your firearm, please leave the gun on the shooting lane shelf, step away from the booth and raise your hand for help from the Range Safety Officer.
- Load and handle firearms ONLY at the shooting stall.
- No loaded firearms allowed behind the yellow or red line at back of booth.
- Eating, drinking, gum chewing or tobacco products are not allowed in the Range.
- Shooters may only shoot at a target in their assigned lane, no cross lane shooting.
- Please place all used targets in the trash containers provided.
Date signed: August 17, 2018