I understand that in consideration and exchange for, and as a condition of my participation in any and all La Grange Little League (hereinafter “LGLL”) game(s), practice(s), and/or related activit(y)/(ies) (collectively, “event(s)”), I acknowledge and agree that:
I understand and acknowledge that baseball, softball and/or the event(s) involve inherent risks and dangers of serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis, and death, as well as being exposed to and/or infected with COVID-19, viral infections, bacterial infections and other communicable diseases and illnesses, that may result in sickness, permanent disability, paralysis, and death (“risks”); baseball and softball are inherently dangerous activities, and I fully realize the dangers of participating in this/these event(s). I also understand that by participating in the event(s) and pre-/post-event activities, I am exposing myself to the possibility of serious injury or even death to my person, as well as damage to my property. Further, there may be other risks not known to me and not reasonably foreseeable at this time. I have considered the nature and extent of the risks involved, and I knowingly and voluntarily accept these stated risks and fully assume the risks associated with such participation. I additionally consent to treatment in the event of an emergency or other incident in which, in the reasonable judgment of the on-site personnel, I require medical care.
I am aware there are risks to me of exposure to directly or indirectly arising out of, contributed to, by, or resulting from an outbreak of any and all communicable disease, including but not limited to COVID-19, and/or any mutation or variation thereof.
I acknowledge that by signing this document, I am assuming risks, and agreeing to indemnify, not to sue, and release from liability, LGLL, and all its volunteers, sponsors, advertisers, affiliates, officials, agents, facility owners of the premises used, vendors, service providers, and related independent contractors (collectively, “releasees”) from any and every claim or right of action of any kind or nature, including without limitation claims arising from the releasees’ own negligence, which arises out of or results from my participation in this/these event(s). I also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the releasees from all such claims or rights of action, including costs, monetary loss or expense in any way related to or arising out of those claims or rights of action, including attorney fees, and that I am giving up substantial legal rights. It is my intention that this release and indemnification extend to my participation in the event(s) and to my use of any and all event(s)-related facilities, including but not limited to, my use of the facilities and/or services during the event(s) and any practice or warm-up prior to the event(s), as well as my use of the facilities following the event(s).
I certify that I have reviewed and will comply with all LGLL rules, COVID-19 guidelines published by the CDC and by LGLL, and I specifically agree that LGLL’s interpretation of rules, decisions enforcing rules, interpretation of penalties in connection with enforcement of rules, shall be final and not subject to protest of any kind. I also certify that I have read and will comply with all supplemental or amended rules specifically published for the event(s) in any event bulletins and/or on the LGLL (www.lagrangelittleleague.com) website.
I have read this document carefully before signing, and I understand what it means and what I am agreeing to by signing.
If applicable, I further certify that I am the parent or legal guardian of the individual identified above ("the participant"). On behalf of the participant, I hereby irrevocably and unconditionally agree to of the terms of the above 'participant release'. I also, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, estate, insurers, successors and assigns, hereby release, indemnify, and hold harmless the releasees (defined above), with respect to any and all claims or causes of action I may have for damages for personal or bodily injury, disability, death, loss or damage to person or property, whether arising from the negligence of any or all of the releasees or otherwise, to the fullest extent permitted by law.