MINOR WAIVER/RELEASE –RELEASE OF LIABILITY FOR MINOR PARTICIPANTS – READ BEFORE SIGNING

In consideration of ____________________________(name of child/ward)  being allowed to participate in the Gay Lesbian Tennis Federation of San Francisco’s tennis events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that the risk of injury to my child/ward from the activities at these events is significant, including the potential for injury, disability and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist, and;

1)         For myself, spouse, co-parent and child, I knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown, even if arising from the negligence of the Releasees or others, and assume full responsibility for my child's participation, and;

2)        I willingly agree to comply with the event's stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If I observe any unusual significant concern in my child's readiness for participation and/or in the event itself, I will remove my child from the participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest event official/organizer immediately, and;

3)        For myself, my spouse, co-parent and my child, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assignees, personal representatives and next of kin, hereby release and hold harmless the Gay Lesbian Tennis Federation of San Francisco and its directors, officers, officials, agents, employees, volunteers, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (the "Releasees"), with respect to any and all injury, disability, death or loss or damage to person or property incident to my child's participation in these events, whether arising from the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise, to the fullest extent permitted by law, and;

4)        For myself, my spouse, co-parent, my child, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assignees, personal representatives and next of kin, hereby indemnify and hold harmless all the above Releasees from any and all liabilities incident to my participation in these events, even if arising from their negligence, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.

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I UNDERSTAND THE RISKS INVOLVED IN PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT, MY RESPONSIBILITIES FOR ADHERING TO RULES AND REGULATIONS, AND ACCEPT THEM AS A PARTICIPANT.

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