I acknowledge that participation in the SSCRC Open Water Rowing involves potential risks and dangers of possible serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis and death. These risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, by the actions or inactions of other participants or of persons not participating SSCRC programs, or by the negligence of acting on behalf of SSCRC. The variable weather and water conditions in which the activity takes place will affect the level of risk and danger. There may be other risks and social and economic losses not known to me or foreseeable at this time. I fully accept and assume all such risks and all responsibility for losses, costs, and damages I incur as a result of my participation in SSCRC programs.
I am in good health and in proper physical condition to participate in this activity. I understand that each participant must wear a flotation device, be comfortable in the water, and be able to swim at least 50m without aids.
In consideration of the opportunity to participate in this SSCRC programs, I for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, next of kin, and all those claiming by or through me, consent to and do hereby release, discharge, and forever hold harmless SSCRC and the Jericho Sailing Centre Association (together, the “Releases”), their employees, agents and volunteers, and any and all sponsors, all municipal agencies and municipalities whose property and/or personnel are involved in the activity and any other sponsoring or co-sponsoring agency or individual from responsibility for any injuries or harm of any nature whatsoever that I may suffer, or for any damage whatsoever to my boat, vehicle, or any of my equipment, as a result, either directly or indirectly, of my participation in these open water rowing lessons. I further agree that if, despite this release and waiver, I or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the above Releasees, I will indemnify, save and hold harmless each Releasee from any litigation expenses, legal fees, loss, liability, damage or cost which any may incur as a result of such claim, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I confirm that I have read and understood these conditions of participation and agree that this instrument will be binding on my heirs or successors as well as myself, and that I am of the full age of 19 years and accept these terms.
Youth members and youth program participants must download, fill out and return a copy of the Youth Waiver to the club.