WAIVER/RELEASE IN FULL OF ALL CLAIMS AND CONSENTIn consideration for allowing my participation in The Leadville Winter Mountain Bike Series biking race/event, I agree to the following: Risks of Mountain Biking: I fully realize and appreciate the dangers of riding a bicycle on trails and fully assume the risks associated with this activity including, but not limited to, the dangers of collision with animals, vehicles, hikers, other bikers, trees and other fixed or moving objects; the dangers arising from surface hazards, rocks, uneven terrain, broken roads, equipment failure, inadequate safety equipment, and weather conditions; and the possibility of serious physical and/or mental trauma or injury associated with biking-related mishaps. I understand that potentially dangerous situations may arise during the events which are beyond the control of The Leadville Winter Mountain Bike Series organizers, volunteers, sponsors, and spectators. Knowing these risks involved, I nevertheless agree to assume those risks and to release all the persons or entities set forth herein below for any injury, death, illness, property damage or theft which may occur during this race/event or in the travel to and from this race/event.Responsibilities/Duties of Biker: I attest I will be riding at my own risk and release the entities set forth herein below from liabilities for any injury, death, illness, or damages which may occur to me or anyone else. I further attest that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for thecompletion of this event/race. I also agree to wear an ANSI or SNELL approved bicycle helmet at all times when riding a bicycle during this event/race. I consent to and permit emergency medical treatment in the event of injury or illness. I attest that I will abide by the rules andregulations of the race/event, as well as all federal, state and local municipal laws applicable, including vehicle laws and practice safety in bicycling. I further attest that I am of legal age and sign this release as my own free act.Waiver/Release: Having read the foregoing provisions, I hereby waive, release, and discharge, for myself, my heirs, my executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors, andassigns, any rights or claims which I have or may hereafter accrue to me against the officers, representatives, agents, organizers, employees, owners, volunteers, members, participating clubs, sponsoring businesses, organizations, the Cloud City Wheelers, the City of Leadville, Lake County Board of County Commissioners, Colorado Mountain College, The US National Forest Service, Tennessee Pass Cookhouse and Nordic Center, Copper Mtn Colorado, and the cause(s) for which I am raising funds, if any, for any and all damages which may be sustained by me directly or indirectly in connection with my participation in this event. I further agree this release shall apply to and cover the unknown and unanticipated consequences of injuries known to be sustained by me in the event/race and, further, to all unknown and unanticipated injuries and damages resulting from the event/race. I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless the entities or persons identified herein from any and all liabilities or claims made by other individuals or entities as a result of any of my actions during this event/race.
By Agreeing to the above waiver you are also agreeing to become a member of the Cloud City Wheelers.
CAUTION. THIS IS A RELEASE.
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