RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

 

By signing this document you will waive certain legal rights, including the right to sue.

 

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AWARENESS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK

 

I am aware that Whitewater paddling with Guelph Kayak Club involves risk including risk of personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income. Included in these risks are negligence on the part of Guelph Kayak Club and Whitewater Ontario, their directors, event organizers and volunteers, other participants and owners of the facilities where the activities occur (referred to in the rest of this agreement as “GKC, Whitewater Ontario AND OTHERS”). I freely accept and fully assume all such risks and the possibility of personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income.

 

RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

 

In consideration of Guelph Kayak Club accepting my application to become a Guelph Kayak Club member and participate in club activities, I agree:

 

  • 1. To waive any and all claims that I may have in future against GKC, Whitewater Ontario AND OTHERS.

  • 2. To release GKC, Whitewater Ontario AND OTHERS from any and all liability for any personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income that I or my next of kin may suffer as a result of my participation in any club activity, due to any cause whatsoever, including negligence, breach of contract or breach of any statutory duty of care.

  • 3. To hold harmless and indemnify GKC, Whitewater Ontario AND OTHERS from any and all liability for any damage to property of, or personal injury to, any third party, resulting from my participation in club activities.

  • 4. That this agreement is binding on not only myself but also my next of kin, heirs, executors, administrators and assigns.

 

I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTAND IT. I AM AWARE THAT BY SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT I AM WAIVING CERTAIN RIGHTS WHICH I OR MY NEXT OF KIN, HEIRS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS AND ASSIGNS MAY HAVE AGAINST GKC, Whitewater Ontario AND OTHERS.