Colorado Biathlon Club Event Waiver

Registering for Safety Certification ("Red Book") Clinic - 10/15/2022 10:00 AM-4:00 PM Change


I acknowledge that biathlon, running and mountain biking are extreme tests of a person’s physical and mental limits and carry with them the potential for death, serious injury, and property loss. I HEREBY ASSUME THE RISKS OF PARTICIPATING IN BIATHLONS. I agree to accept all responsibility for the risks, conditions, and hazards, which may occur whether they are known or unknown. I certify that I am physically fit, have sufficiently trained for participation in this event(s), and have not been advised against participation by a qualified health professional. I acknowledge that my statements on this AWRL are being accepted by the Colorado Biathlon Club (CBC) in consideration for allowing me to participate in this biathlon event(s) and are being relied upon by CBC and the various race sponsors, organizers and administrators in permitting me to participate in any CBC sanctioned event. In consideration for allowing me to participate in this event, I hereby take the following action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors and assigns, or anyone else who might claim or sue on my behalf, and I expressly acknowledge that it is my intent to take these actions: (a) I AGREE to abide by the rules and regulations adopted by CBC and United States Biathlon Association (USBA), and International Biathlon Union (IBU), and any other rules or regulations imposed by the organizers, as they may be amended from time to time, and I acknowledge that my membership and ability to participate in CBC events may be revoked or suspended for violation of the Competitive Rules; (b) I AGREE that prior to participating in an event I will inspect the race course, facilities, equipment (including any CBC rifles that I handle), and areas to be used and if I believe any are unsafe I will immediately advise the person supervising the event; (c) I WAIVE, RELEASE, AND FOREVER DISCHARGE from any and all claims, losses (economic and non-economic), or liabilities, for death, personal injury, partial or permanent disability, property damage, medical or hospital bills, theft, or damages of any kind, which may in the future arise out of, result from, or relate to my participation in or my traveling to or from a CBC sanctioned event, THE FOLLOWING PERSONS OR ENTITIES: CBC, USBA, THE YMCA OF THE ROCKIES, SNOW MOUNTAIN RANCH NORDIC CENTER, THE EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES OF THESE ORGANIZATIONS, AND EVENT SPONSORS, RACE DIRECTORS, EVENT PRODUCERS, VOLUNTEERS, ANY PERSON CONNECTED WITH USBA OR CBC EVENTS, ALL STATES, CITIES, COUNTRIES, OR OTHER GOVERNMENTAL BODIES OR LOCATIONS IN WHICH EVENTS OR SEGMENTS OF EVENTS ARE HELD, AND THE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS OF ANY OF THE ABOVE, EVEN IF SUCH CLAIMS, LOSSES, OR LIABILITIES ARE CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENT ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF THE PERSONS I AM HEREBY RELEASING OR ARE CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENT ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY; (d) I ACKNOWLEDGE that there may be traffic or persons on the course route, and I ASSUME THE RISK OF MOUNTAIN BIKING, SHOOTING, RUNNING, SKIING, OR PARTICIPATING IN ANY OTHER EVENT SANCTIONED BY CBC under these circumstances; (e) I also ASSUME ANY AND ALL OTHER RISKS, known and unknown, associated with participating in CBC sanctioned events including but not limited to falls, contact and/or effects with other participants, effects of weather including heat, cold, and/or humidity, defective equipment, the condition of the trails and roads, contact with other skiers, runners or cyclists, any hazard that may be posed by spectators or volunteers, and all such risks being appreciated by me; and I further acknowledge that these risks include risks that may be the result of the negligence of persons or entities mentioned above in subparagraph (c) or of other persons or entities. (f) I FURTHER COVENANT AND AGREE NOT TO SUE any of the persons or entities mentioned above in subparagraph (c) for any of the claims, losses, or liabilities that I have waived, released, or discharged herein; and I INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS the persons or entities mentioned above in subparagraph (c) from any and all expenses incurred, claims made, or liabilities assessed against them, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees and litigation expenses, arising out of or resulting from, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, (i) my actions or inactions, (ii) my breach or failure to abide by any part of this AWRL including but not limited to my covenant not to sue; (iii) my breach or failure to abide by any of the Competitive Rules; or (iv) any other harm caused by me. (g) I further acknowledge that the persons or entities mentioned above in subparagraph (c) are not responsible for my safety. I alone am responsible for my safety and maintenance of the equipment necessary for the safe enjoyment of my participation. I alone am responsible for my understanding of the proper use of the biathlon range and rifles, including the use of rifle(s) supplied to me by the CBC.I understand that if I am not a current dues paying USBA member, I will not have USBA insurance related to my biathlon competition participation and will indemnify the persons and entities mentioned above in subparagraph © for any liabilities incurred by such parties due to my lacking this USBA insurance.

I hereby authorize any licensed physician, emergency medical technician, hospital or other medical or health care facility (Medical Provider) to treat or relieve any injuries received, arising out of or relating to any event sanctioned by CBC. I authorize any such Medical Provider to perform all procedures deemed medically advisable by the Medical Provider in attempting to treat or relieve any such injuries and any related conditions that may be encountered during the course of attempting to treat or relieve such injuries. I consent to the administration of anesthesia as deemed advisable during the course of such treatment. I realize and appreciate that there is a possibility of complications and unforeseen consequences in any medical treatment, and I assume any such risk. I acknowledge that no warranty is being made as to the results of any medical treatment.

I FURTHER GRANT PERMISSION for the use of my name and/or likeness relating to my participation in a CBC sanctioned event, and I WAIVE all rights to any future compensation to which I may otherwise be entitled as a result of the use of my name or likeness.

This AWRL shall be binding upon my heirs and assigns. If any provision of this AWRL shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this AWRL and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.


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