I desire to participate in the above-listed Activity. I understand, fully appreciate, and am willing to accept the dangers, hazards and risks inherent in the Activity, including traveling to and from the Activity, and in any independent research or activities I undertake as part of the Activity, which dangers include, but are not limited to, the possibility of injury or illness, including serious injury, paralysis or death, as well as property damage.
I am not relying on Middlebury to supervise or control my participation in this Activity, or to warn me of every possible danger associated with it. I understand I am solely responsible for assessing my own skills and abilities to participate safely in this Activity. Knowing the dangers, hazards and risks and in consideration for being allowed to participate, on behalf of myself, my family, estate, heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, I hereby accept all dangers, hazards and risks that may result from my participation in the Activity and I hereby release Middlebury, its employees and agents from any and all claims, suits and expenses for loss of or damage to my property and for any illness or injury to me, including my death, that may result from or occur during my participation in the Activity, whether caused by the negligence of Middlebury, its employees or agents, or otherwise, to the fullest extent allowed by law.
I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless Middlebury, its employees and agents, from all liability, claims, suits, and expenses that may arise out of my own negligent or intentional acts or omissions, while participating in the Trip, and I assume full responsibility for my own actions.