EVENT NAME: St. Lawrence River Dragon Boat Challenge, Presented by Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center
EVENT DATE: 7/14/2018
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the St. Lawrence River Dragon Boat Challenge, the related event above and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:
The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program is significant including the potential for accidental drowning or death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist; and
I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, and I assume full responsibility for my participation; and
I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If, however, I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and
I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives, and next of kin, hereby release and hold harmless Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Town of Waddington, NY, New York Power Authority, St. Lawrence University, and Dynamic Dragon Boat Racing, LLC, their officers, directors, agents, and/or employees, volunteers, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (Releasees), with respect to any and all injury, disability, death, or loss or damage to person or property, whether arising from the negligence of those parties or otherwise.
I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING THIS AND DO SO VOLUNTARILY, WITHOUT INDUCEMENT.
July 18, 2018