In consideration of The Kayak Centre at Wickford Cove, LLC furnishing services and/or equipment for me to participate in outdoor activities, programs, expeditions, and/or courses planned or supervised by The Kayak Centre, LLC I agree as follows.
I fully understand that outdoor activities have: (a) inherent risks, dangers, and hazards and such exists in my use of The Kayak Centre equipment and my participation in outdoor activities, programs, expeditions and/or courses planned and supervised by The Kayak Centre; (b) my participation in such activities and/or use of such equipment may result in injury or illness including but not limiting to bodily injury, disease, strains, fractures, partial and/or total paralysis, death or other aliment that could cause serious disability; (c) these risks and dangers may be caused by the negligence of the owners, employees, officers, or agents of The Kayak Centre; the negligence of the participant, the negligence of others, accidents, breaches of contract, the forces of nature, or the causes. Risks or dangers may arise from foreseeable or unforeseeable causes including, but not limiting to, guide decision making, including that the guide may misjudge terrain, weather, trail or river route location, and water level, risks of falling out of or drowning while in a raft, canoe, or kayak and such other risks, hazards and dangers that are integral to recreational activities that take place in a wilderness, outdoor or recreational environment; and (d) by my participation in these activities and for use of equipment I hereby assume all risks and dangers and all responsibility for any losses and/or damages whether caused in whole or in part by the negligence or other conduct of the owners, agents, officers, or employees of The Kayak Centre, or by any other person.
I, on behalf of myself, me personal representatives and my heirs hereby voluntarily agree to release, waive, discharge, hold harmless, defend and indemnify The Kayak Centre and its owners, agents, officers, and employees from any and all claims, actions, or losses for bodily injury, property damage, wrongful death, loss of services, or otherwise which may arise out of misuse of the Kayak Centre equipment or my participation in kayaking activities. I specifically understand that I am releasing, discharging and waiving any claims or actions that I may have presently or in the future for negligent acts or other conduct by the owners, agents, officers or employees of the Kayak Centre.
I do further authorize The Kayak Centre, to photograph, televise, videotape or by any other means, record the image or voice of the participant while engaged in any activity planned or promoted by The Kayak Centre, and to use such records for instructional, promotional, or commercial use.
I HAVE READ THE ABOVE WAIVER AND RELEASE AND BY SIGNING IT AGREE. IT IS MY INTENTION TO EXEMPT AND RELIEVE THE KAYAK CENTRE AT WICKFORD COVE, LLC FROM LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE OR WRONGFUL DEATH CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER CAUSE.
Dated: February 18, 2020