WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
understand that I am applying to volunteer in an open roadway bicycle event on
state and county road and highways or to assist as a volunteer in this event.
I may choose to work any or all loops or parts of the ride so long as I
complete them as directed and know that all risks, hazards, and difficulties
foreseen or unforeseen on the event day are assumed by me.
I make this waiver and release of liability on behalf of myself, my
executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns. As
consideration for participation in this event, I waive, release, discharge and
hold harmless the volunteers, sponsors of the event, the Rotary Club of Grass
Valley and its members (hereafter
referred to as “Sponsors,”) 17th District Agricultural Association
(Nevada County Fair Grounds), Nevada County, Grass Valley, Nevada City, the
State of California (hereafter, all four referred to as “Public Agencies”) and
all of the Public Agencies’ subdivisions, agents, and employees and any law
enforcement officers, agents, and employees from all claims, demands, and causes
of action resulting from any death, personal injury, property damage, property
theft, loss or injuries which may result from my participation in the Gold
Country Challenge I further agree to
indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsors and Public Agencies from any
liabilities and claims made by other individuals or entities as a result of my
participation in this event, my carelessness or negligence while participating
in the event or arising from an inaccuracy in any of the representations made by
me in this Waiver and Release of Liability.
recognize that this event is strenuous and a potentially dangerous activity and
acknowledge that I am experienced and have conditioned myself sufficiently to
participate. Participation in this
event carries with it certain risks including but not limited to, those caused
by terrain, road conditions, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of
other participants, equipment, vehicular traffic, lack of hydration, and the
acts or omissions of other people including but not limited to, participants,
volunteers, spectators, event officials, event monitors and Sponsors or Public
Agencies. With knowledge of the risk
involved, I hereby agree to accept any and all risks or injury or death
associated with my participation in this event.
obey all pertinent laws related to cycling on public roads.
I certify that I will be wearing a helmet at all times while riding a
bicycle. I consent to receive
medical treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident
or illness during this event.
grant unqualified permission to use my photograph/image/likeness, name or
comments relative to this event for publicity or promotion of the ride without
any financial obligation to me or liability to the sponsors.