potential student or guardian of potential student of The maT, understand that The maT is a facility primarily focused upon the training and practice of combat sports. Such combat sports include, but are not limited to, the martial arts known as MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and/or No Gi Jiu Jitsu. The training and practice of combat sports entails risk of accident or injury and that this risk may be in the form of an accident that may be serious or even mortal as a consequence of the practice of the aforementioned combat sports.
I further understand that along with the possibility of personal injury that injury to property is also possible, such as, but not limited to, possible loss of wages and the ability to earn such,
With full knowledge of the aforementioned dangers both to my person and to my property (current and future) and after having these dangers fully explained to me and/or to my legal guardian:
I hereby certify and declare that I will release and forever hold free and discharge from any liability, The maT, its agents, employees, students, managers, instructors, and representatives of and from all claims, demands, rights and causes of action of any nature whatsoever which I may have or which may hereafter accrue to me and/or any children I voluntarily bring with me, arising from and by reason of any and all bodily or personal injury, damage to property or other loss, and any consequences thereof, whether known or unknown, seen or unforeseen, resulting from my participation in combat sports or any related activities, the persons and entities above.
Further, knowing and understanding these risks, nevertheless I hereby agree to voluntarily, assume these risks and to release and hold harmless all the persons or entities mentioned above who might otherwise be liable to me for damage. It is further understood that this waiver, release and assumption of risk is forever binding on my heirs and assigns.
My signature on this document is evidence that I know and understand and have had this document explained to me, any questions that I might have regarding it have been answered, that I fully understand the dangers inherent in this martial art and I voluntarily certify that I will not hold those mentioned above responsible for any injury whether as a result of training or not.