Disclaimer, Assumption of Risk and Waiver and Consent Agreements
I warrant and acknowledge that I am the parent or legal guardian of the participant named below, a minor (Wrestler), and on behalf of myself, Wrestler and our heirs, assigns and next of kin, I hereby enter into the following agreements in consideration of Wrestler being able to participate in any way at practices, meets, tournaments, or other activities (Events) sanctioned by USA Wrestling Association, Inc. (USA Wrestling) or Elite Athletic Club.
DISCLAIMER, ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND WAIVER: I acknowledge that participation wrestling necessarily involves travel, strenuous play in adverse conditions, contact with considerable force, and risk of severe, permanent physical injury including bruises, scrapes, skin infections, strained, sprained or torn muscles, tendons or ligaments, broken bones, dislocation of joints, concussion, brain damage, nerve and spinal cord injury, paralysis and death, notwithstanding the rules of play or the condition of premises or equipment. I understand that no amount of care, training, instruction, or supervision can eliminate these risks. I WILLINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS. I willing and voluntarily agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation and, if Wrestler or I observe any concern in Wrestler’s readiness for participation in the Events, I will remove him/her from participation and bring such concern to the attention of the nearest official immediately and also of the head coach as soon as possible thereafter.
I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS, to the fullest extent permitted by law, Elite Athletic Club, their wrestlers, employees, volunteers, officials, sponsors and other representatives and any and all owners, lessor, lessees or other persons or entities allowing, permitting or authorizing the use of facilities by Elite Athletic Club and the agents, employees, officers and directors of said persons or entities (Releasees) from any and all claims, demands, costs, expenses and compensation arising out of or in any way related to an injury, disease or other damage that may result to said participant or to members of my family or my household or individuals I invite or for whom I am otherwise responsible while travelling to or from, participating in, or present at any of the Events, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE PASSIVE OR ACTIVE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES; HIDDEN, LATENT OBVIOUS DEFECTS IN THE FACILITIES OR EQUIPMENT USED; OR OTHERWISE. I further acknowledge that Elite Athletic Club is primarily administered by volunteers rather than paid professionals.
I further acknowledge and accept that this Disclaimer, Assumption of Risk and Waiver is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the state in which we live and agree that if any portion of this Disclaimer, Assumption of Risk and Waiver is deemed to be invalid, the remainder will continue in full legal force and effect.
ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND CONSENT : For both internal and external use, I acknowledge that Elite Athletic Club and USA Wrestling may compile and use addresses and wrestling photographs of Wrestler. I consent to such uses and hereby waive all rights to approval and compensation.
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE HAD SUFFICIENT OPPORTUNITY TO REVIEW THE PROVISIONS OF THIS DOCUMENT AND UNDERSTAND ITS PURPOSE, MEANING AND INTENT.