PARTICIPANT ASSUMPTION OF THE RISK, RELEASE, AND WAIVER AGREEMENT
Bike Ride for Kids
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the Bike Ride for the Kids bicycling event to be held on Friday, September 13, 2019 at ____________(“the Event”), I, the undersigned, acknowledge and irrevocably agree that:
The risk from participation in the Event is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce the risk, the risk of serious injury does exist; I know that bicycling is a potentially hazardous activity, and I should not participate in the Event unless I am medically able and properly trained;
I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES (defined below) or others, and such risks include but are not limited to falls, contact with other participants, equipment failure, the effects of the weather, including high temperatures and/or humidity, traffic, and conditions of the road, and whether or not covered by my personal health or other type of insurance; and I assume full responsibility for my participation in the Event;
I understand that photographs may be taken of me in connection with the Event and I hereby consent to the taking of such photographs and the publication of such photographs;
I willingly agree to comply with the rules, terms and conditions for the Event. If, however, 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 organizers of the Event; and,
I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS ARCO/Murray National Construction Company, Inc. and its affiliated entities, and their owners, directors and employees, and other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises, property and/or equipment used to conduct the Event (“Releases”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, LOSS OR DAMAGE to me or other persons or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I HAVE READ THIS ASSUMPTION OF THE RISK, RELEASE, AND WAIVER AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND AGREE TO IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.