Organization Name: RVA Paddlesports (the “Host”) Richmond, VA
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the program, related events and activities, and use of equipment, I the undersigned, acknowledge, appreciate, and agree that:
1. The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death.
2. I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or others, and assume full responsibility for my
3. I willingly agree to comply with terms and conditions for participation. If 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 near- est official immediately.
4. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS the Host, its officers, officials, agents and/or employees, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (RELEASEES), from any and all claims, demands, losses, and liability arising out of or related to any INJURY, DISABILITY OR DEATH I may suffer, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I will notify the Host ownership or employees if I suffer from any medical or health condition that may cause injury to myself, others, or may require emergency care during my participation.
By signing below, I hereby grant and convey to RVA Paddlesports all right, title and interest in and to record my name, image, voice, or statements including any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by RVA Paddlesports. Permission is also granted for the use of my image in a non-exclusive basis throughout the world in perpetuity on all forms of media and the internet by RVA Paddlesports, local tourism offices, and any other entity RVA Paddlesports deems appropriate.
The Venue of any dispute that may arise out of this agreement or otherwise between the parties to which the Host or its agents is a party shall be either the Chester, VA Justice Court ,or the County or State Supreme Court in Chester- field County, VA.
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 IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.
Today's Date: December 3, 2023