READ THIS COMPLETELY AND CAREFULLY. YOU ARE ENGAGING IN A POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS ACTIVITY. YOU ARE AGREEING THAT, EVEN IF THE RACE DIRECTORS, MELISSA TRINIDAD, BRIDGET DONOVAN, GASPARILLA SUP INVASION, CITY OF TAMPA PARKS RECREATION, YACHT STARSHIP DINING CRUISES, LLC, PIRATE WATER TAXI , LLC. ; AND ANY AND ALL OTHER SPONSORS OR CO-SPONSORS, NAMED OR NOT, OR THEIR REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, ASSIGNS, OR SUCCESSORS, USE REASONABLE CARE IN PROVIDING THIS ACTIVITY, THERE IS A CHANCE YOU MAY BE SERIOUSLY INJURED OR KILLED BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS ACTIVITY BECAUSE THERE ARE CERTAIN DANGERS INHERENT IN THE ACTIVITY WHICH CANNOT BE AVOIDED OR ELIMINATED. BY SIGNING THIS FORM YOU ARE GIVING UP YOUR RIGHT TO RECOVER FROM RACE DIRECTORS, MELISSA TRINIDAD, BRIDGET DONOVAN, THE STEWARDS FOUNDATION, AND ANY AND ALL OTHER SPONSORS OR CO-SPONSORS, NAMED OR NOT, OR THEIR REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, ASSIGNS, OR SUCCESSORS, IN A LAWSUIT FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURY, INCLUDING DEATH, TO YOU OR ANY PROPERTY DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM THE RISKS THAT ARE A NATURAL PART OF THE ACTIVITY. YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE TO AGREE TO THIS WAIVER, AND RACE DIRECTORS MELISSA TRINIDAD AND BRIDGET DONOVAN AND OTHERS HAVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE TO LET YOU PARTICIPATE IF YOU DO NOT AGREE. THIS LIMITS YOUR RIGHT TO RECOVER DAMAGES IN CASE OF ACCIDENT.
In consideration of my entry being accepted, I/we for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, waive and release any and all claims including any claim for negligence I may have or accrue against the Race Directors Melissa Trinidad and Bridget Donovan, Gasparilla Sup Invasion, City Of Tampa Parks Recreation, Yacht Starship Dining Cruises, Llc, Pirate Water Taxi , Llc.; and any and all other sponsors or co-sponsors, named or not, or their representatives, agents, assigns, or successors, of any and all damages or injuries or death which may be suffered as a result of my participation in this event. Inherent dangers in this activity include, but are not limited to, water conditions, collision, wind, sun, marine life and fatigue. I will inspect the event site and conditions and I will not participate or compete in the event unless I/we are completely satisfied it is safe for participation. I attest and verify that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained for the event and activities and I am completely and solely responsible for my own safety. I give my permission to arrange telecasts, show or print and publish without royalty any pictures or electronic images taken of me in conjunction with my presence at the event. My agreement and entry indicates I will abide by all event rules and will demonstrate sportsman-like conduct. Any violation of the above will be cause for disqualification.
EVENT NAME:2019 Gasparilla SUP Invasion
EVENT DATE: 5/4/2019
AMATEUR ATHLETIC WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in this sports activity, related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that: The risk of injury from the activities involved in this sport is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death; and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist; and, 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; and, I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If, however, I observe any unusual or significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such hazard to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and, I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS PADDLESPORT RISK MANAGEMENT, LLC; Melissa Trinidad & Bridget Donovan, HolyFit LLC, Gasparilla SUP Invasion, City of Tampa Parks Recreation, Yacht Starship Dining Cruises, LLC, Pirate Water Taxi , LLC. ; their officers & directors, officials, agents, and/or employees, other participants, sponsoring agencies, commissions, sponsors, advertisers, volunteers, coaches, steerers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE. I also acknowledge that photographs and video may be taken of me in my participation in, and attendance at this event, and hereby freely agree to allow without restriction all uses of such photos and videos in the reporting of this race, and/or in the promotion of this event, its location, other sporting events, sport in general, and/or related purposes. 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.
FOR PARTICIPANTS OF MINORITY AGE (UNDER AGE 18 AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION) This is to certify that I, as parent/legal guardian with legal responsibility for this participant, 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 liabilities incident 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. I further agree to the photographic and video release set forth above.