TO: Ride the Rockies Society and Aspire Strategic Inc. and each of their directors, officers, managers, employees, agents, members, instructors, volunteers, sponsors, partners, independent contractors, subcontractors, representatives, successors and assigns and Wanda Bogdane (all of whom are collectively referred to as the RELEASEES”)
DEFINITIONS: In this agreement the term the “EVENT” means the Plaid Goat Mountain Bike Festival and every related event you are participating in organized or sponsored, in whole or in part, by the Releasees and all related activities including individual tasks associated with the Event and all races, rides, gatherings, shuttles, presentations, competitions, orientations, briefings, camps, and other activities.
STATEMENT OF HEALTH: I have the necessary fitness and health to participate in the Event. I am in good health. I have not been advised or instructed by any medical practitioner that I should not be doing rigorous physical exercise or participating in the Event.
ASSUMPTION OF RISKS: I am aware that participation in the Event involves many risks, dangers and hazards some of which include:
I AM AWARE OF THE RISKS, DANGERS, AND HAZARDS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT AND I FREELY ACCEPT AND FULLY ASSUME ALL RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE EVENT AND THE POSSIBILITY OF PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH. PROPERTY DAMAGE OR LOSS RESULTING THERFROM.
RELEASE, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT
In consideration of the RELEASEES by registering to participate in the EVENT and for other good and valuable consideration, (the receipt and sufficiency of which is acknowledged), I hereby agree as follows:
2. TO HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any property damage or personal injury or death of any third party resulting from my participation in the EVENT.
3. This Agreement shall be effective and binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators, assigns and representatives, in the event of my death or incapacity.
4 This Agreement and any rights, duties and obligations as between the parties to this Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted solely in accordance with the laws of the Province of Alberta and no other jurisdiction.
5. Any litigation involving the parties to this Agreement shall be brought within the Province of Alberta.
In entering into this Agreement I am not relying on any oral or written representations or statements made by the Releasees with respect to the safety of the EVENT other than what is set forth in this Agreement.
I CONFIRM THAT I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THIS AGREEMENT PRIOR TO REGISTERING FOR THE EVENT, AND I AM AWARE THAT BY REGISTERING, I AM AGREEING TO THIS WAIVER AND AM WAIVING CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS WHICH I OR MY HEIRS, NEXT OF KIN, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, ASSIGNS AND REPRESENTATIVES MAY HAVE AGAINST THE RELEASEES.
THIS WAIVER MUST BE AGREED TO BY ALL PARTICIPANTS PRIOR TO PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT AND AGREEMENT IS REQUIRED AS PART OF EVENT REGISTRATION.