voluntarily assume all of the foregoing risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury, illness, permanent disability, or death related to COVID-19 arising from or in connection with the participant’s participation in the Programs and any other Illinois Youth Soccer Association offering, gathering, event, or program, whether directly or indirectly sponsored by the Illinois Youth Soccer Association. I hereby release, discharge, covenant to indemnify and not to sue the Releasees from any and all liability to each of the undersigned and their heirs or next of kin for any and all claims by or on behalf of the participant resulting from the participant’s involvement in the Programs and possible exposure to COVID-19.
I certify that the participant has received a physical examination by a physician and has been found physically capable of participating in the Programs.
I hereby give my consent to have an athletic trainer, coach and/or doctor of medicine or dentistry or associated personnel to provide the participant with medical assistance and/or treatment and agree to be financially responsible for the cost of such assistance and/or treatment. I agree to save and hold harmless and indemnify each and all parties herein referred to as Releasees from all liability, loss, cost, claim or damage whatsoever, including death or damage to property, which may be imposed upon said Releasees because of any defect in or lack of such capacity to so act or caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the Releasees.
I hereby consent to any and all uses and displays by the Releasees of the participant’s name, voice, likeness, image, appearance and biographical information in, on, or in connection with any pictures, photographs, audio and video recordings, digital images (collectively, the “depictions”) that are shown on websites, in television programs and advertising, sales and marketing brochures, books, magazines, all other printed and electronic forms, and media including, without limitation, for the purpose of promoting the Illinois Youth Soccer Association and/or its initiatives and the sport of soccer and for promotional, commercial, and other purposes as determined by the Illinois Youth Soccer Association anywhere in the world in its sole discretion. On behalf of the participant, I understand and agree that all depictions shall be the sole property of the Illinois Youth Soccer Association and neither I nor the participant shall receive any compensation in connection with their use. Further I hereby release, waive and discharge any claims of any kind or nature arising out of or relating to the use of the depictions against the Releasees. On behalf of the participant, I have read the above waiver/release, understand and agree that I have given up substantial rights by signing this release, and sign below voluntarily.
I, for the participant and on behalf of the participant’s heirs, assigns, personal representatives, and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS THE ILLINOIS YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION, its MEMBER LEAGUES AND CLUBS, its directors, officers, employees, coaches, managers, agents, sponsors, contractors, associated personnel, including those of its affiliated organizations, and the owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the Programs from any and all claims, demands, losses, and liability arising out of or related to any ILLNESS, INJURY, DISABILITY, OR DEATH the participant may suffer, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I understand that this document may not be altered in any manner and that any alteration without the express written consent from the Illinois Youth Soccer Association will cause the participant to be removed from the Program.
I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.