Participant Release of Liability


ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT - FOR PARTICIPANTS 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER

****READ BEFORE SIGNING ******

Organization Name:       Bloedel Boat Rentals Ltd. (the "Host")  Bellingham, Washington

In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the program, related events and activities, and use of equipment, I the undersigned, acknowledge, appreciate, and agree that:

 1. The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death.

 2. 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.

 3. I willingly agree to comply with terms and conditions for participation. If I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately.

 4. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS the Host, its officers, officials, agents and/or employees, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (RELEASEES), from any and all claims, demands, losses, and liability arising out of or related to any INJURY, DISABILITY OR DEATH I may suffer, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Health Statement

I will notify the Host ownership or employees if I suffer from any medical or health condition that may cause injury to myself, others, or may require emergency care during my participation.

 Media Statement

By signing below, I hereby grant and convey to the Host all right, title and interest in and to record my name, image, voice, or statements including any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by the Host.

Venue

The Venue of any dispute that may arise out of this agreement or otherwise between the parties to which the Host or its agents is a party shall be either the City / Town of Bellingham, Washington Justice Court, or the County or State Supreme Court in Whatcom County, Washington.

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

Electronic Signature and Acknowledgement
Enter the date and your full name to acknowledge your electronic signature of this document.
Your Electronic Signature (Make sure your signature fills up the space in the whole box)*

If you have participants under the age of 18, you will need to read and sign for them below.

FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF PARTICIPANT OF MINOR AGE (UNDER AGE 18 AT TIME OF REGISTRATION)

This is to certify that I, as parent/guardian with legal responsibility for any participant under 18, do consent and agree to his/her release as provided above of all the Releasees, and, for myself, my heirs, assigns, and next of kin, I release and agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees from any and all liability incidents to my minor child’s involvement or participation in these programs as provided above, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Parent / Legal Guardian Signature (Leave blank if this does not apply to you)