Please read any waiver carefully. It includes a release of liability and waiver of legal rights and deprives you of the ability to sue certain parties. Do not agree to this document unless you have read and understood it in its entirety. By agreeing electronically, you acknowledge that you have both read and understood the text presented to you as part of the registration process. You also understand and agree that events carry certain inherent dangers and risks which may or may not be readily foreseeable, including without limitation personal injury, property damage or death. Your ability to participate in the event(s) is/are subject to your agreement to the waiver and by agreeing herein, you accept and agree to the terms of the waiver and release agreement.

Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims and Indemnity Agreement

 I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS Richmond Olympic Oval, the City of Richmond, their owners, coaches, contractors and/or employees, and, if applicable, lessees of the Richmond Olympic Oval, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE.

Disclosure and Participant’s Assumption of Risks

 In consideration of being allowed to participate in the activities at Richmond Olympic Oval in any way, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates and agrees that: The risk of injury from the activities involved is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce the risk, the risk of serious injury does exist. Activities may include the use of artificial structures to allow climbing, some hazards of which include protection or hardware failure, rope failure or structural failure of the artificial surface. I acknowledge that it is my responsibility to advise the Richmond Olympic Oval of any medical or other conditions which may affect my participation in any program or training sessions. In the event that I require medical attention, I consent to be transported to the nearest emergency centre and receive medical treatment, including by ambulance if necessary, and accept that I am responsible for any costs of such ambulance service.

I HAVE READ THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, AND I UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.