AHCS Athletic Off-Season Activities Release of Liability
In consideration of being permitted to participate in any way in Escondido Charter High School, and American Heritage Charter Schools activity ("Activity") I, for myself, my personal representatives, child, assigns, heirs, and next of kin hereafter described just "I" and "my":
1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree and represent that I understand the nature of the Activity and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such Activity. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the activity.
(a) ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES INVOLVE RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS, AND DEATH ("RISKS");
(b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity. the condition in which the Activity takes place, or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE 'RELEASEES' NAMED BELOW:
(c) there may be OTHER RISKS AND SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC LOSSES either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time, and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES I incur as a result of my participation or that of the minor in the Activity.
3. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE AHCS and ECHS including its parent company, related affiliated and subsidiary companies of each, as well as the officers, directors, agents, employees and assigns of each, and associations, clubs, coaches, officials, administrators, members, volunteers, participants, sponsors, advertisers, and all owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, and any other party indemnified and held harmless by AHCS and ECHS (all collectively called the "RELEASEES" herein) FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON MY ACCOUNT CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PARTY BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE "RELEASEES" OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS, NEGLIGENT SECURITY, TRAVEL, AND
RECREATIONAL OPERATIONS AND ACTIVITIES; AND I FURTHER AGREE that if, despite this RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT I, or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the "RELEASEES", I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE "RELEASEES" from any litigation expenses. attorney fees, loss, liability, damage. or cost which the "RELEASEES" may incur as the result of such claim.
4. AGREEMENT TO PARTICIPATE I, or we, grant to the Directors, Assistants, or assigned chaperons of this event to act as guardians/spokesman in granting permission for emergency treatment/hospitalization (including anesthesia) if necessary for my child en route to or from or at the site of a Escondido Charter High School and AHCS event or hospital or other medical facility. I understand that should a health emergency arise, I will be attempted to be notified, but that if I cannot be reached by telephone, such medical treatment is authorized as deemed necessary by competent medical personnel.
5.INSURANCE: AHCS and ECHS provide excess medical insurance for any member athlete participating in ECHS off season and club sanctioned practice or event. If the athlete has other medical coverage, theirs will be applied first, followed by ECHS.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT AND HAVE SIGNED IT FREELY AND WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE AND INTEND IT TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD TO BE INVALID THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.