Midwest Battle of the Rims Youth Basketball Tournament
In consideration of participating in the Midwest Battle of the Rim and for other good and valuable consideration, I hereby agree to release and discharge from liability arising from negligence against the Midwest Battle of the Rims and its owners, directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers, participants, and any other persons or entities acting for them (hereinafter collectively referred to as a "Release "), on behalf of myself, my players, my team(s), my children, parents, heirs, assigns, personal representative and estate and also agree as follows:
I acknowledge that participating in sporting events involves known and unanticipated risks which could result in physical or emotional injury, illness, paralysis, permanent disability, property damage and possible death. Risks include but are not limited to participating in any and all sporting events, medical conditions resulting from physical activity and damaged clothing or other property. I understand such risks simply cannot be eliminated, despite the use of safety equipment and or precautions without jeopardizing the essential qualities of the activity.
I expressly accept and assume all the risks inherent in this activity or that might have been caused by the negligence of the releases. My participation in this activity is purely voluntary and I elect to participate despite the risks. In addition, if at any time I believe that the event or practice conditions are unsafe or that I am unable to participate due to physical or medical conditions, then I will immediately discontinue participation per my choice.
I hereby voluntarily release, forever discharge, and agree to identify and hold harmless from any and all claims, demands, or causes of action which are in any way connected with my participation in the activity, or my use of their equipment or facilities, arising from negligence.
I represent that I have adequate insurance to cover any illness, injury or damage I may suffer or cause while participation in this activity, or else I agree to bear the costs of such injury or damage myself. I further represent that I have no medical or physical condition which could interfere with my safety in this activity, or else I am willing to assume - and bear the costs of all risks that may be created, directly or indirectly, by any such condition,
Furthermore, I grant full permission to Midwest Battle of the Rims to use photographs, videos and other types of recording of me, and/or my child in advertising, trade or any commercial purposes in legitimate accounts and promotions of this event. I waive the right to inspect versions of my image used for publication or the written copy used in connection with the images. Also, all outside photography must first be released by Midwest Battle of the Rims before used by outside source.
By signing this document, I agree that if I become ill, hurt or my property is damaged during my participation in any practice, tournament or activity with Midwest Battle of the Rims or their affiliates, I may be found by a court of law to have fully waived my rights to maintain a lawsuit against the parties being released on the basis of any claim for negligence and/or harm .
I have had sufficient time to read this entire document and, should I choose to do so, consult with legal counsel prior to signing. Also, I understand that this activity might not be made available to me or that the cost to engage in this activity would be significantly greater if I were to choose not to sign this release, and agree that the opportunity to participate at the state cost in return for the execution of this release is a reasonable bargain.
I have read and understood this document and I agree to be bound by its terms.