SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB VAIL LIABILITY RELEASE
THIS IS A LEGAL DOCUMENT AND CONTAINS A WAIVER OF CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS.
PLEASE CONSULT A LAWYER BEFORE SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT.
The undersigned competitor/program participant being at least 18 years of age,
The undersigned represents that he or she is the parent or legal guardian of Competition/ Program Participant
I acknowledge that use of the Maloit Park Nordic Trails involves risk of personal injury and/or death. I expressly hereby assume all risks associated with use and including, but not limited to, the risks and inherent dangers associated with cross country skiing. I assume the risk of all injuries and/or death regardless of whether such injuries and/or death occur due to the inherent risks of cross country skiing or the negligence of Ski & Snowboard Club Vail and/or the Eagle County School District or any of either organization’s employees.
By signing this release, I hereby waive, relinquish, and release any and all claims which I or my child, who is using the facilities, might have against Ski & Snowboard Club Vail or the Eagle County School District and/or either of the organization’s agents, officers, directors, and employees for any harm or injury that may occur to me or my child as a result of my or my child’s use of said facilities, even if injury or death results from the negligent acts or omissions of Ski & Snowboard Club Vail, the Eagle County School District, and/or any of either organization’s employees, officers, directors, or agents.
I intend this release to be effective not only against me, but also my spouse, my heirs, and my successors and assigns. If me or my child or anyone who could bring a lawsuit on behalf of me or my child as a result of injury or death to me or my child disavows this release or otherwise instigates any action contrary to this release including the filing of a lawsuit, I hereby agree to indemnify Ski & Snowboard Club Vail, the Eagle County School District and all of these organizations’ employees, officers, and directors against any liability, including attorney fees, it or they may have as a result of such lawsuit or action.
If any provision of this release is held to be unenforceable, the remainder of the release remains in full force and effect.
1. Maintain control of your speeds and directions at all times
2. Ski in a manner that does not endanger others
3. Do not stop where you obstruct a trail or are not visible by others
4. Obey all signs and posted warnings
5. Keep off of closed trails
6. Report all accidents
Athlete Awareness of Risk and COVID Agreement
I am aware of the most common symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19). I agree that I am to report any symptoms of COVID-19 to Club Manager, immediately and will not attend training sessions if I feel sick. I will stay home if I am sick or experiencing symptoms of any sickness. I understand that should I experience any COVID-19 symptoms, I am required to quarantine in accordance with county public health orders and contact my healthcare provider for further evaluation and possibly testing as well as clearance before returning to any training session. I understand that my participation in sport practice or training is voluntary and there will be no consequences in the event of my absence on my training or competition status. I agree to maintain social distancing guidelines and keep my distance of at least 6 feet from other individuals when at the clubhouse or dryland facilities and participating in training sessions, both indoors and outdoors. If I am not vaccinated I agree to wear a face covering or mask and stay at a 6 ft distance from other individuals. Athletes must provide their own face covering. I agree to practice proper training etiquette by sanitizing machines, equipment, accessories, and other surfaces before and after each use. I understand that I must arrive no earlier than 5 minutes prior to the start of my training groups session to allow athletes to exit the area safely with social distancing in mind. Please be ready to exit the club house or dry land facilities or other training location when your training is over. There will be no overlap allowed between training groups. I understand and accept the fact that sports and athletic activity in various forms are hazardous and that they have many dangers and risks. It is further understood that practices and events/competitions are more hazardous than normal recreational activities, and injuries and concussions can be a common occurrence in these sport. I understand that the short and long term implications of sustaining injuries or illness and one concussion or multiple concussions are unknown and may not be preventable. I understand that by playing sports with and/or against other individuals, in any capacity during this time, holds an inherent risk of a participant becoming infected and potentially them infecting other individuals such as their household members. Please consider this risk when allowing your child/teenager to participate in organized sports. Exposure to COVID-19, disease and sicknesses (“sickness”) is an inherent risk of the Activity. Every Participant has the responsibility to enjoy a safe and healthy experience. The resort and SSCV cannot eliminate the risk that a Participant is exposed while engaged in the Activity. I agree it is his or her responsibility to follow all instructions, signage, warnings, and guidelines relating to COVID-19. I agree to stay home if sick or experiencing symptoms of any sickness. I agree to wear a face covering and maintain at least 6 feet physical distancing from other guests, including in lift lines. I agree to wash and sanitize hands frequently.
Assumption of Risk, Waiver and Release of Liability The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. We are advised that the COVID-19 is an extremely contagious virus and is believed to spread mainly by person-to-person contact. As a result, federal, state, and local governments and federal and state health agencies recommend social distancing and have, in many locations, prohibited the congregation of even relatively small groups of people. SSCV has put in place preventative measures to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus; however, SSCV cannot guarantee that you or your child(ren), and those with whom you are in contact, will not become infected with COVID-19. Further, attending SSCV functions could increase your risk, and those exposed to you, and your child(ren)’s risk of contracting COVID-19. By signing this agreement, you acknowledge and accept the contagious nature of the COVID-19 virus and voluntarily, willingly, and knowingly assume all risks that your child(ren) and you, and those with whom you are in contact may become exposed to or infected by the COVID-19 virus and that by attending or participating in the SSCV programs that you, your children and those with whom you are in contact may be exposed to the virus, may become infected and may suffer bodily injury, illness, disability, potential financial repercussions and death. By your signature, below, on behalf of your participating child(ren) and for yourself, you acknowledge and agree that you understand the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by the COVID-19 virus while attending or participating in SSCV programs and that the result of such exposure or infection and knowingly, voluntarily and willingly accept all such risks. By your signature, below, on behalf of your participating child(ren) and for yourself, you voluntarily agree to assume all of risks in any way touching or concerning potential exposure to and/or infection by the virus and accept sole and absolute responsibility for any injury which may be occasioned to your child(ren) or yourself , and those with whom you are in contact wit, (including, but not limited to, personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense, of any kind or nature, that you , your child(ren), and those with whom you are in contact with may experience or incur in connection with your child(ren)’s attendance at or participation in SSCV programming (“Released Claims”). NOW THEREFOR, on my behalf, and on behalf of my children, and those with whom we are in contact, I hereby release, covenant not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless SSCV, its employees, agents, and representatives, of and from the Released Claims, including all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses of any kind arising out of or in any way relating thereto. I understand and agree that this release includes any claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of SSCV, its employees, agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after my child(ren)’s participation in, or my attendance at, any SSCV program. By selecting the "I Accept" button, you are signing the Agreement electronically. You agree your electronic signature is the equivalent of your manual signature on the Agreement and verifies that you have read and understand the above terms as the parent or guardian of the named student athlete.
You are signing the Agreement electronically. You agree your electronic signature is the equivalent of your manual signature on the Agreement and verifies that you have read and understand the above terms as the parent or guardian of the named student athlete. This is a legal document and contains a waiver of certain legal documents. I/We have carefully read and understand the terms of this release agreement. I/We are signing it freely and realize that it is binding upon me, my heirs and assigns, and in the event that I am signing it on behalf of any minors, that I have full authority to do so, realizing its binding effects on such minors as well as myself.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THE FOREGOING AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS. I AM AWARE THAT I AM RELEASING CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS THAT I OR MY CHILD OTHERWISE MAY HAVE.