ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT: PREMIER VOLLEYBALL (10/20)
I and/or my child (collectively “I,” “me,” or “my”) understand and acknowledge that I have voluntarily chosen to participate in activities with Premier Volleyball League, LLC and to use associated facilities, including but not limited to indoor, outdoor, and sand volleyball; participation in leagues, competitions, tournaments, camps, or special events; instruction in any activities; and/or any other activity undertaken with Premier Volleyball League, LLC (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Premier Volleyball Activities”) and use of buildings, locker rooms, indoor and outdoor volleyball courts, including sand courts, and other facilities used in connection with the Premier Volleyball Activities (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Use of the Facilities” In consideration for my being allowed to participate in the Premier Volleyball Activities and the Use of the Facilities, I hereby agree to release and discharge from all liability Premier Volleyball League LLC, Brennan Dean, Kristen Dean, Ozhan Bahrambeygui, Stacy Bahrambeygui, USA Volleyball, the Southern California Volleyball Association, and each of their agents, owners, members, affiliates, investors, officers, directors, volunteers, employees, coaches, instructors, tournament sponsors, contractors, all other persons or entities acting in any capacity on their behalf, and all facility owners and operators (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Premier Volleyball”), on behalf of myself, my children, my parents, my heirs, assigns, personal representatives, guardians and estate as set forth herein.
1. Acknowledgment of Risk: I recognize that there are inherent and other risks, which may or may not all be listed in this document, associated with the Premier Volleyball Activities. These dangers include but are not limited to falling; striking padded or unpadded surfaces; being injured by balls, posts, other objects, or the actions or inactions of participants, instructors, or spectators; equipment failures; risks associated with playing volleyball on hard surfaces and sand; risks associated with encounters with animals and insects; potential exposure to communicable disease (including but not limited to the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19, other viruses, bacteria, and all other infectious pathogens and disease vectors) in connection with participation in the Premier Volleyball Activities and Use of the Facilities; and illness or injury resulting from engaging in physical activity. I recognize that if I encounter these risks, serious injury or death may result, and I understand that no amount of care, caution, instruction or expertise can eliminate these risks. I understand that I alone am responsible to decide whether to engage in the Premier Volleyball Activities. I confirm that I am physically and mentally capable of participating in the Premier Volleyball Activities, and I understand that if my mental or physical condition changes after the execution of this agreement such that I am not capable of participating in the Premier Volleyball Activities, I am obligated to cease participating in the Premier Volleyball Activities. I understand that it is my responsibility to comply with all posted procedures, including safety procedures and hygiene procedures intended to lessen the likelihood of the spread of communicable disease between participants and/or staff.
2. Acknowledgement of Risk of SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19/Coronavirus: By signing this Agreement, I acknowledge my understanding that in all activities exposure to the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) is possible, that COVID-19 is an extremely contagious and highly transmissible disease, and may be spread by persons who are not exhibiting any symptoms. I acknowledge that there is an inherent risk of contracting COVID-19 in all public and private places where other people are present or have been present. I understand that the complete impacts of COVID-19, both of current infection and past infection, are currently unknown. I understand that if I have a question or concern about the advisability of my participation in the Premier Volleyball Activities, I should consult my personal physician. I acknowledge those risks and agree to assume all risks associated with potential exposure to pathogens including the novel coronavirus/SARS- CoV-2, and COVID-19, and to release Premier Volleyball from all liability associated with the contraction or transmittal of COVID-19 or other infectious disease in connection with the Activities. I understand that Premier Volleyball, while taking reasonable precautions to mitigate the potential spread of disease, in no way warrants that COVID-19 exposure and/or infection will not occur through my participation in Premier Volleyball Activities. By participating in the Premier Volleyball Activities I certify that I am not currently exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19, and that to my knowledge I have not been exposed to anyone diagnosed with COVID-19, or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, in the 14 days prior to participating.
3. Assumption of Risk: Despite the risks involved and as consideration for being allowed to participate in the Premier Volleyball Activities, I AGREE TO EXPRESSLY ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISK OF INJURY OR DEATH that might be associated with my participation in the Premier Volleyball Activities and Use of the Facilities.
4. Agreement Never to Sue: I AGREE NEVER TO SUE AND TO RELEASE FROM LIABILITY Premier Volleyball for any damage, injury or death to me arising from participation in the Premier Volleyball Activities or Use of the Facilities, regardless of cause, including the ALLEGED NEGLIGENCE of Premier Volleyball, including claims of negligent instruction, with the exception of claims that cannot be released under applicable law. I understand that this RELEASE OF LIABILITY will prevent me, my child, and my heirs from filing suit or making any claim for damages in the event of injury or death arising from my participation in the Premier Volleyball Activities or Use of the Facilities. I UNDERSTAND THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY that will apply whenever I participate in the Premier Volleyball Activities or Use of the Facilities, and that each time I engage in the premier Volleyball Activities and/or Use of the Facilities, that will constitute a renewal and reaffirmation of my and acceptance of this agreement.