In consideration of my entry in this race, or series of races, I agree to comply with all race instructions of the sponsoring club, the RRS 2009-2016, the prescriptions of US SAILING, and other rules under which this race, or series of races are sailed. I, my personal representatives, and/or heirs waive any and all claims as may arise against the Waikiki Yacht Club, Race Sponsors, it’s officers, directors, members, employees or agents arising out of my participation, or the participation of my yacht, in the race or races or arising from any activity related to this event. As Skipper, I furthermore acknowledge and agree that neither the Waikiki Yacht Club, the Race Sponsors, their officers, directors, members, employees, or agents, assumes or accepts any liability for property damage to any boat or personal injury to me, my crew, or friends, suffered while participating in these races, including pre-race and post-race activities. I have read rule 4, Part 1 of the RRS regarding responsibility to race, and I understand the responsibilities. As Skipper, I acknowledge and agree that the decision to start or continue a race is solely my responsibility. Furthermore, I certify my vessel adheres to safety requirements and conditions stated on the handicap certificate.