In consideration of the Participant being permitted to participate in soccer and soccer-related activities offered by Olé Soccer, on behalf of myself and my family members, estate, representatives, heirs, assigns and on behalf of the Participant (in the event the Participant is a minor), I hereby forever release Ole Soccer, LLC, Rnunes Ole, LLC, Rnunes Ole 2, LLC,Ole FC Academy, LLC, Ole Football Club, LLC and their owners, agents, employees, officers, directors, representatives, assigns, members, owners of premises and facilities, affiliated organizations, affiliated independent contractors, insurers and others acting on their behalf (“the Released Parties”) from any and all present or future claims, demands, causes of action, lawsuits and legal liability, whether known or unknown, relating to or arising out of the negligence of any of the Released Parties. I further agree not to bring any claims, demands, legal actions or causes of action, against any of the Released Parties for any economic and non-economic losses due to personal injury, illness, disability, death or property damage, sustained by the Participant in relation to the Participant’s present or future participation in activities offered by Olé Soccer.
Assumption of Risk
I acknowledge that the activities offered by Olé Soccer can involve vigorous physical exertion, cardiovascular stress, violent physical contact and potential contact/close interaction with individuals with communicable diseases, including, but not limited to COVID-19. I understand that participation in sports, including the activities offered by Olé Soccer, involves certain risks of injuries and illness, including, but not limited to, death, illness, permanent disability, serious neck and spinal injuries resulting in complete or partial paralysis, brain damage, and serious injury to virtually all bones, joints, muscles, and internal organs, and that equipment and safety protocols provided for the Participant’s protection, including the facilities and play surfaces, may be inadequate to prevent injury or illness. I further understand that the activities offered by Olé Soccer may involve remote locations with limited medical assistance and possible reckless or intentional misconduct of other participants. I voluntarily assume all risks, known and unknown, associated with the Participant’s participation in activities offered by Olé Soccer, even if due to the negligence of any of the Released Parties.
I further understand and accept the risk of contact with individuals who have been exposed to and/or have been diagnosed with one or more communicable diseases, including but not limited to COVID-19, or other medical conditions, diseases, or maladies does exist. I also understand and accept that it is impossible to eliminate the risk that my child/children could be exposed to and/or become infected with a communicable disease as a result of contact with or exposure to an individual with such a disease.
I willingly agree to comply with all stated and customary terms, safety protocols and conditions for participation. If, however, I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, whether related to COVID-19 or otherwise, I will remove my child/children from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest responsible team manager/coach immediately.
Authorization for Use of Likeness
The Participant and his/her Parent/Legal Guardian hereby consent to and authorize Olé Soccer’s use, disclosure and publication of the Participant’s image and likeness, without compensation, in photographs, videos or other recordings for training, promotional, sales or marketing efforts.
I hereby indemnify, hold harmless and agree to defend the Released Parties from any and all claims, including but not limited to claims of negligence, arising from or related to the Participant’s participation in activities offered by Olé Soccer.
I understand that this waiver is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Connecticut, and I agree that if any portion is held invalid, the remainder of the waiver will continue in full legal force and effect and that the invalid portion will be given as much legal effect as permissible. I further agree that the venue for any legal proceedings in any way involving this documents shall be in the State of Connecticut, County of Fairfield.
I affirm that I am of legal age (or, in the event the Participant is minor, that the Parent/Legal Guardian is of legal age) and am freely signing this agreement. I have read this form and fully understand that, by signing this form, I am voluntarily giving up legal rights..