CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE
Acknowledgement and Waiver
As a participant of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE acknowledges that mountainbiking contains many risks of minor and severe personal injury, including death, as a result of many things, the speeds of cycling involved, the variety of road conditions and traffic, the presence of other cyclists on the road, the risk of contact and collision with other cyclists, and the strain on one’s body from strenuous physical activity; I further acknowledge that risk of injury is higher than in regular recreational cycling;
I have personal responsibility to ensure that I take all appropriate care and caution in my cycling and associated training and activities to avoid or minimize the risk of injury to me and other cyclists, and to monitor and moderate my cycling and other activities to avoid injury or death;
I have personal responsibility to deal with any health or medical conditions from which I suffer, whether known or unknown, and I rely upon no other participant or the organizers of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE to attend to or deal with any such health or medical condition.
I am obliged to follow the rules and regulations set forth by the organizers of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE and to follow the rules applicable to cyclists on public roadways in the Province of Alberta.
I assume all risks of participating in the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE, including its cycling activities, and on my own behalf and on behalf of my heirs, dependants, executors, administrators, and my estate, I waive or release any rights and claims I may have against the organizers of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE, all other participant of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE and sponsoring companies of the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE, in respect of any injury or loss suffered by me in or as a result of any aspect or element participating in the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE, in particular its cycling activities, caused in whole or in part by the negligence or other conduct of those individuals.
I accept the risks even if arising from the negligence, gross negligence or negligent rescue by those associated in any way with the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE. I undertake and agree to remove myself from participation if I sense or observe any unusual hazard or unsafe condition, or if, at any time, I feel unable or unfit to safely continue for any reason. I AGREE NOT TO SUE and I further agree TO INDEMNIFY AND SAVE HARMLESS the Releasees from all expenses, fees, liability or damage award or cost of any type whatsoever arising from my participation in the CROWSNEST PASS 100 - MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE.
I release liability for all private and commercial landowners that I will ride through during the Crowsnest Pass 100 race, including the Municipality of Crowsnest Pass, The Green Mountain Company Inc., Dominion Campcorp Inc., United Riders of Crowsnest, Powder Keg Ski area, Bill Kovach, Adrian Fabro.
I acknowledge that I have read this Acknowledgment and Waiver and understand that signing this Acknowledgement and Waiver affects my legal rights and entitlements in the event of any injury or loss.