I am fully aware that gymnastics presents a risk of serious injury, illness, or death, including losses which may result not only from my minor’s own actions, inactions or negligence, but also from the actions, inactions, or negligence of others, the condition of the facilities, equipment, or areas where the gymnastics classes, instruction, and/or competition is being conducted, and/or the rules of the gymnastics classes, instruction, and/or competition. I am fully aware of and appreciate the risk and damages that might occur as a result of my minor’s participation in or attendance at gymnastics class, instruction, and /or competition. Therefore, I hereby voluntarily and willingly assume full and complete responsibility for all losses and damages, including injury, illness, and death, resulting from my minor’s participation in the gymnastics classes, instruction, open gym, birthday parties and/or competition, including, if applicable, transportation to and from any competition or off sight class or instruction. I agree I am financially responsible for any losses and damages resulting from my minor’s participation in the gymnastics classes, instruction, open gym, birthday parties and/or competition.
Nonetheless, I, on my own behalf and of my minor, our heirs, administrators and executors, do hereby release, indemnify and agree to hold harmless, and waive all claims or causes of action, including ordinary negligence, against Premier West, its managers, and any of their employees, teachers, coaches, agents and/or any other person(s) or entities associated with, in any capacity, Premier West from any responsibility or liability for any and all claims, demands, damages, costs, causes of action and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or resulting from my minor’s participation in or involvement with gymnastics classes, instruction, and/or competition, including without limitation, any personal injury, disability or property damages incurred or sustained by me or my minor during or as a result of gymnastics class. I understand that the participants family medical insurance policy must cover any medical costs incurred in case of an accident. I also authorize photos to be taken of me and/or my minor and/or film to be captured, including audio, while on the premises or at any gymnastics competition. Therefore, I hereby authorize Premier West to use and publish images, photographs, pictures, portraits, and audio, video and/or film footage of me and/or my minor in all forms of media and in all manner for publication including, but not limited to, advertising and marketing campaigns, press releases, periodicals, and website use. I hereby waive any right I may have to review, inspect, edit or approve such publication and I release Premier West from any claims I may have against it for use of such images, photographs, pictures, portraits, and audio, video and/or film footage of me and/or my minor.
I understand that this waiver is intended to be as broad and as inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Illinois and agree that if any portion is held invalid, the remainder of the waiver will continue in full legal force and effect. I further agree that the venue for any legal proceedings shall be within the State of Illinois.
I do hereby verify that I fully understand and accept the preceding conditions for permitting my minor to participate in gymnastics classes, instruction, and/or competition.