For the purposes of this document, “Hockey HQ”, includes all coaches, managers, volunteers, trainers, agents, sponsors, advertisers, representatives and safety people.
VIDEO RELEASE: By participating in or attending any activity with the Hockey HQ, I hereby consent, authorize and grant permission to the Hockey HQ to photograph and/or video my child. Further, I consent to the publication of the photos/videos in any way the Hockey HQ may choose, including online, advertising and/or instruction. I expressly waive all rights of privacy, compensation, copyright, or ownership for all photos/videos.
ASSUMPTION OF RISKS: I am aware that playing ice hockey, and being a part of the Hockey HQ, involves many risks, dangers and hazards including, but not limited to; impacts and collisions with other players and officials; playing with or without non-certified officials; impact with objects or equipment used in connection with playing ice hockey; changes in the type of playing surface and the condition of each surface, including ice surfaces; problems with properly or improperly maintained facilities including ice surfaces, boards, glass, change rooms, hallways, showers, washrooms, stairs and all other parts of any facility the team uses; loss of balance; failure to play safely within one’s ability; failure to play against opponents of equal ability, age, size or experience; theft; negligence of other team players, officials or organizers. I expressly accept the risks, dangers and hazards resulting from negligence on the part of the Hockey HQ, including the failure of the Hockey HQ to safeguard or protect my child from the risks, dangers and hazards of the activities or facilities involved with the Hockey HQ. I am aware that it is my responsibility to have my child wear all required equipment as outlined by Hockey Canada. I acknowledge that the above risks, dangers and hazards exist in several areas and facilities, including but not limited to ice rinks, change rooms, shower rooms, hallways, stairs, washrooms, meeting areas, eating areas and parking facilities.
I AM AWARE OF THE RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS ASSOCIATED WITH MY CHILD PLAYING ICE HOCKEY AND THE HOCKEY HQ AND I FREELY ACCEPT AND FULLY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS. I ACCEPT THE POSSIBILITY OF PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, AND PROPERTY DAMAGE OR LOSS RESULTING THEREFROM.
I understand that the Hockey HQ do not carry any accident, medical or dental insurance on my or my child’s behalf.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND WAIVER OF CLAIMS: In consideration of the Hockey HQ allowing my child to participate in the 2020 Hockey Schools, and permitting my child the use of their equipment, structures and other facilities, and for good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is acknowledged, I hereby agree as follows:
To waive any and all claims that I have or may have in the future against the Hockey HQ and to release the Hockey HQ from any and all liability for any loss, damage, expense or injury including death that I may suffer, my child may suffer, or my next of kin may suffer resulting in my child’s participation with the Hockey HQ due to any cause whatsoever, including negligence, breach of contract, or breach of any statutory or other duty of care, on the part of the Hockey HQ, and also including the failure on the part of the Hockey HQ to safeguard or protect my child from the risks, dangers and hazards associated with the Hockey HQ as outlined in this document.
To hold harmless and indemnify the Hockey HQ from any and all liability for any damage to property of or personal injury to any third party, resulting from my or my child’s participation in any activities with the Hockey HQ.
This Agreement shall be effective and binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators and representatives in the event of my death or incapacity.
This Agreement and any rights, duties and obligations as between the parties to this Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted solely in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia and no other jurisdiction.
Any litigation involving the parties to this Agreement shall be brought solely within the Province of British Columbia and shall be within the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the Province of British Columbia.
In entering into this Agreement, I am not relying upon any oral or written representations or statements made by the Hockey Schools with respect to the safety of the Hockey HQ other than what is set forth in this Agreement.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS AGREEMENT AND I AM AWARE THAT BY SIGNING THIS AGREEMENT I AM CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS WHICH I OR MY HEIRS, NEXT OF KIN, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS AND REPRESENTATIVES MAY HAVE AGAINST THE HOCKEY HQ.