ASSUMPTION OF RISK / WAIVER OF LIABILITY / INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT
In consideration of being allowed to participate on behalf of Worcester Cowboys Football & Cheer, Inc athletic
program and related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:
1. Participation includes possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases including but not limited to
MRSA, influenza, and COVID-19. While particular rules and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of
serious illness and death does exist; and,
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 participation;
3. I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation as regards
protection against infectious diseases. If, however, I observe and any unusual or significant hazard during my
presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest
official immediately; and,
4. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE
AND HOLD HARMLESS (insert name of sports organization) their officers, officials, agents, and/or employees,
other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of
premises used to conduct the event (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL ILLNESS,
DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE
NEGLIGENCE OF RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
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 IF FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.
FOR PARTICIPANTS OF MINORITY AGE (UNDER AGE 18 AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION)
This is to certify that I, as parent/guardian, with legal responsibility for this participant, have read and explained the
provisions in this waiver/release to my child/ward including the risks of presence and participation and his/her
personal responsibilities for adhering to the rules and regulations for protection against communicable diseases.
Furthermore, my child/ward understands and accepts these risks and responsibilities. I for myself, my spouse, and
child/ward do consent and agree to his/her release provided above for all the Releasees and myself, my spouse,
and child/ward do release and agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees for any and all liabilities incident
to my minor child’s/ward’s presence or participation in these activities as provided above, EVEN IF ARISING FROM
THEIR NEGLIGENCE, to the fullest extent provided by law.
* I also acknowledge that both myself and participant have read Worcester Cowboys Football & Cheer, Inc's COVID-19 Plan.