RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in any SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC tournament, game, event or activity, I understand, acknowledge and agree to the following:
I knowingly and freely release and indemnify SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC and all employees, volunteers, owners, directors, sponsors adventisers, insurers, facility owners and operators of the locations used, vendors, service providers, umpires and all related independent contractors from all responsibility to me, my estate, heirs, executors, personal representatives, insurers and successors for anything that occurs at the event or anything arises due to particpating in the event.
1. I certify that I am the legal parent/guardian of the participating player and that the player is physically fit and able to participate in the tournament, event or activity, and has not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical professional.
2. The player agrees to comply with any and all rules, regulations, terms and conditions for participation in the program, event or activity. The player agrees to inspect the equipment and premises to be used prior to participation.
3. I understand and acknowledge that baseball and/or other SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC event(s) involve inherent risks and dangers of serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis, and death, as well as being exposed to and/or infected with the COVID-19 disease, viral infections, bacterial infections and other communicable diseases and illnesses, that may result in sickness, permanent disability, paralysis, and death ("risks"); Baseball is an inherently dangerous activity, and I fully realize the dangers of participating in this/these event(s). I also understand that by partcipating in the event(s) and pre-/post-event activities, I am exposing myself to the possibility of serious injury or even death to my person, as well as damage to my property. These possible injuries, death, and/or damages may result from my own actions or inactions, as well as the actions or inactions of others, the rules of play, and the condition of the facilities and/or equipment. Further, there may be other risks not known to me and not reasonably foreseeable at this time. I have considered the nature and extent of the risks involved, and I knowingly and voluntarily accept these stated risks and fully assume the risks associated with such participation. I additionally consent to treatment in the event of an emergency or other incident in which, in the reasonable judgment of the on-site personnel, I require medical care.
4. COVID-19: The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization and is believed to spread mainly from person-to-person contact. It is believed that an individual can be in infected with COVID-19 without their knowledge and be asymptomatic. SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC cannot guarantee that the player or anyone else will not become infected with COVID-19. By signing this agreement, I ACKOWLEDGE the contagious nature of COVID-19 and VOLUNTARILY ASSUME THE RISK that the player may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 by participating in a SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC tournament, game, event, or activity. I
understand that the risk of the player becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 at a SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC tournament, game, related event, or activity may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of the player or others, including, but not limited to, SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC employees, volunteers, and program participants. I UNDERSTAND AND VOLUNTARILY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL the foregoing risks related to COVID-19 and accept sole responsibility for any injury or illness that may occur. Further, I UNDERSTAND AND AGREE that this release includes any claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC, its employees,
agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in any SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC tournament, game, related event, or activity.
5. I hereby waive, release, discharge, and agree not to sue SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC, its employees, volunteers, owners, directors, sponsors adventisers, insurers, facility owners and operators of the locations used, vendors, service providers, umpires, other participants and all related independent contractors from any and all claims WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, any liability and expenses WHETHER OR NOT ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEE which I may have or which may subsequently accrue to me, relating to, resulting from or arising out of the player’s participation in any tournament, game, events or activities of SOUTHERN SPORTS PROMOTIONS, LLC.
6. I intend that this Waiver and Release of Liability shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, Participant has read and voluntarily e- signed this Release, and further agrees that no representations, statements, or inducements apart from the foregoing written agreement have been made.
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE READ THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND I FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS.