I ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE that my participation In 2022 Kata Classic. is for the purpose of
practicing martial arts; the practice of martial arts is physically strenuous, dynamic, and the challenging practice of self-defense which includes, but is not limited to, punching, kicking, striking
and grappling, both individually and with partners.
I further understand that such activity includes inherent dangers including serious bodily injury,
permanent disability, paralysis or death which may be caused by my actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others or the conditions of the facility in which the activity is conducted; I understand there may be other risks or other social or economic losses either not known to me or readily foreseeable at this time, And I FULLY ACCEPT ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY
FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES incurred as a result of my participation in the activity. I am responsible for monitoring my own activity level and maintaining awareness of my own physical limitations. I further agree that I will immediately discontinue participation in any activity that I perceive to be unsafe for any reason. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS the 2022 Kata Classic, its administrators, members, directors, agents, officers, volunteers, employees and other participants, owners and lessors of the premises on which the activity takes place (each considered a “Release”) from all
liability, claims, demands, losses, or damages on account caused from participation.
I further state that I /child is in proper physical health and condition to participate in this Martial arts tournament. I am also aware that this program reserves the right to exclude admittance or competition to those who engage in disruptive behavior or are deemed by the Tournament Chairman(s) to be counterproductive to the ideas of the 2022 Kata Classic.
I further agree and consent that any pictures or video taken or captured of me as a martial arts competitor, student or observer can be used for publicity or promotion in any fashion including publication or broadcasting on television, the internet, or other mass media by ShotoCup. I also
waive compensation thereto.