Spectator or Participant (hereafter referred to as Participant) and/or Participant's parent(s) or guardian acknowledge that ice skating, riding bumper cars, and entering San Mateo on Ice’s site are inherently dangerous activities that involve risk of illness (including COVID-19), accident, property damage, serious bodily injury and death. By signing this Release, Participant, and/or Participant's parents(s) or guardian, assume full responsibility for any risk of injury, illness (including COVID-19), property damage, or death arising out of Participant's use, entering of San Mateo on Ice, or Bumper Cars on Ice (hereafter referred to as Rink). Participant agrees that San Mateo on Ice, Bumper Cars on Ice, including without limitation, all affiliates, divisions of On Ice Rinks, officers, attorneys, employees, agents, assigns, representatives, or successors (collectively San Mateo on Ice) are not responsible for any injury, illness (including COVID- 19), or damages of Participant arising out of, or related to, Participant's use or entering of Rink. Participant and/or Participant's parent(s) or guardian (collectively "Releasing Parties") hereby waive, release, and forever discharge any and all claims for damages, loss, personal injury, illness (including COVID-19), or death that Releasing Parties may encounter related to or arising out of Releasing Parties' presence or activities at the Rink. This Release is intended to fully and completely discharge San Mateo on Ice and all sponsors of San Mateo on Ice and their subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, employees, agents, volunteers, and the City of San Mateo from any and all liability for any loss, damage, or expense that Releasing Parties or Releasing Parties' respective heirs, assigns and legal representatives may suffer as a result of Releasing Parties' use of the Rink and surrounding areas, from any cause whatsoever, including without limitation, any act, omission, error, negligence or breach of contract on the part of San Mateo on Ice or any sponsors of the Rink, in the operation, supervision, design, maintenance, or condition of the Rink and all surrounding areas. This release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by law, and is intended to be effective and binding upon Releasing Parties' heirs, next of kin, families, relatives, guardians, conservators, executors, administrators, trustees and assigns. Participant certifies that: (a) Participant has been advised to consult a physician before using the Rink; (b) Participant is in good physical health sufficient to use the Rink and not experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19 or any other infectious disease; (c) Participant is not under the influence of alcohol or any illegal drugs; and (d) Participant is not taking any medication that would prevent Participant from safely using the Rink. Participant and/or Participant's parent(s) or guardian(s) agree to follow all rules posted at the Rink and surrounding areas, and instructions from the operating staff of the Rink. Participant’s failure to follow the rules posted at the Rink and surrounding areas, or instructions from the operating staff of the Rink may result in the termination of Participant's use of the Rink, surrounding areas, and rental skates without refund. Releasing Parties agree to, at Releasing Parties' sole expense, and with legal counsel reasonably acceptable to San Mateo on Ice, defend, indemnify and hold harmless San Mateo on Ice from and against any and all accidents, injuries, illness (including COVID-19), liability, claims, costs or expenses related to any act, error, omission, or negligence of Releasing Parities, arising out of, or related to, Releasing Parties' use or entering of the Rink and surrounding areas. Releasing Parties hereby authorize San Mateo on Ice to use any photographs, videotapes, recordings or any other records taken of Releasing Parties while at the Rink and surrounding areas for publicity, advertising, or any other legitimate purpose. BY SIGNING THIS RELEASE, I UNDERSTAND THAT I AM RELEASING SAN MATEO ON ICE, ALL SPONSORS OF THE RINK, and THE CITY OF SAN MATEO FROM ANY POTENTIAL CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY ACT, ERROR, OMISSION OR NEGLIGENCE OF SAN MATEO ON ICE OR OTHER SPONSORS.
This is to certify that I, as parent or guardian with legal responsibility for the Participant, do consent and agree to his/her release as provided above.
Today's Date: January 20, 2022