Informed Consent/General Release Orange County Riptide
Youth Baseball Academy Participants
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND SIGN BELOW TO INDICATE YOUR AGREEMENT.
NOTE: THIS FORM INCLUDES A RELEASE OF LIABILITY
Since participation in youth sports activities can be dangerous, the Orange County Riptide requires that all participants (and their adult parent(s) or guardians) to assume all risks associated with youth baseball by signing this general release.
For and in consideration of my child being permitted to participate in the Orange County Riptide Youth Baseball Academy, I hereby voluntarily release, discharge, waive and relinquish any and all claims or actions for damages for personal injury, permanent disability, death, or property damage which I or my child may have, or which may here after accrue to me or my child, as a result of my participation in youth baseball activities during play and while I am at the facility while others play or for any other reason.
This release is intended to discharge, in advance, Orange County Riptide Baseball Club, it’s officers, employees and agents, and the owners and maintainers of any facility used for baseball practice or activities, from any and all liability arising out of or connected in any way with my child’s participation in baseball camps/clinic activities, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club, its officers, agents or employees, or the owners or maintainers of any facility used by the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club for baseball practice or activities.
In case of an emergency, if my/our family physician cannot be reached, I hereby authorize my child to be treated by Certified Emergency Personnel. (i.e. EMT, First Responder, E.R., Physician, etc.)
I further understand that serious accidents occasionally occur during youth baseball activities, and that participants occasionally sustain serious personal injuries, death or property damage as a consequence thereof. Knowing the risks, I have voluntarily applied for my child to participate in the activity and thereby agree to assume those risks to release and hold harmless the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club, its officers, employees or agents, or the owners or maintainers of any facility used by the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club for baseball practice or activities, who (through negligence or carelessness) might otherwise be liable to me or to my child (or my heirs or assigns) for damages.
I further understand and agree that this release, discharge, waiver, and assumption of risk is to be binding on my and my child’s heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns.
I further agree to indemnify and to hold harmless Orange County Riptide Baseball Club,its officers, employees and agents, or the owners or maintainers of any facility used by the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club for baseball practices or activities, for any loss, liability damage, cost or expense which may incur as a result of any injury or property damage I or my child may sustain while participating in the activity.
I agree to comply with the program’s stated and customary terms and conditions for participation according to the Orange County Riptide Baseball Club. If I observe any significant change with regards to my child’s readiness for participation in the program, I will remove my child from the program immediately.
I have read this Informed Consent/General Release, fully understanding its terms, that I give up substantial rights by signing it, and sign it voluntarily.