2021 SHYC Invitational Regatta
GENERAL RELEASE AND AGREEMENT
WARNING: THERE ARE SIGNIFICANT ELEMENTS OF RISK IN ANY ADVENTURE, SPORT OR ACTIVITY, ESPECIALLY THOSE IN, ON AND AROUND WATER. YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU ARE AWARE OF AND WILLING TO ACCEPT THOSE RISKS BY SIGNING BELOW.
EVENT: Invitational Regatta on June 5th
CLAIMS: All claims, actions, demands, liabilities, damages, lawsuits, costs or expenses of any nature, known or unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with the EVENT, including, without limitation, those based on the negligence, action or inaction of any of the RELEASED PARTIES, whether for bodily injury, death or property damage, whether suffered by me, any member of my immediate family or crew.
FACILITY: The SHYC’s buildings, grounds, machinery, docks, piers and any other place, structure or item used in conjunction with the EVENT.
RELEASED PARTIES: The South Haven Yacht Club (SHYC) and its directors, officers, employees, volunteers and officials.
YOU, I, ME or MY: The undersigned individual on behalf on him/herself, heirs, and assigns, family and crew.
In consideration of my participation in the EVENT I release and forever discharge the RELEASED PARTIES from all CLAIMS. Further, I agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of the RELEASED PARTIES against all CLAIMS made by or through ME whether or not arising from MY participation in the EVENT.
I agree and represent that:
I assume all risks known and unknown that arise incidental to the EVENT.
I am physically fit, sufficiently trained and capable of participating in the EVENT.
I have not been advised by a qualified medical person that I should not participate in the EVENT.
I am familiar with and bound by the current Racing Rules of Sailing, the Notice of Race and the Sailing
The attached proof of insurance is current and the identified insurance is in full force and effect.
I am authorized to sign this Release on behalf of my family members and crew.
By signing below, I acknowledge that I have read this agreement, understand its terms, have had the opportunity to review, discuss and negotiate its terms and conditions and understand that by signing, I am giving up substantial rights.
I have read the foregoing entry, including its release provisions, and I hereby accept its terms and conditions. I agree to be bound by The Racing Rules of Sailing and by all other rules that govern this Race.