Below is the legal waiver all participants must sign and return to us. If Under 18 then your parent or guardian must sign as well. This is a don't sign, don't play, policy. A pdf copy is here to d/l and print.
Rome Redbacks, Inc.
Rome Redbacks Australia Rules Football Club
255 Cave Spring St SW Rome Georgia 30161
Waiver and Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk
In consideration of me being allowed to participate in any United States Australian Football League (USAFL) or Rome Redbacks Inc. sponsored Activities (“Activity”), I agree that:
1. I understand the nature of USAFL/Rome Redbacks activities and acknowledge my experience and capabilities and believe I am qualified to participate in such Activity. I further acknowledge that I am aware that the activity will be conducted in facilities open to the public during the 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.
2. I FULLY UNDERSTAND that (a) USAFL/Rome Redbacks Inc. activities involve risks and dangers of SERIOUS BODILY 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 incurred as a result of my participation in the activity.
3. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, CONVENIENT NOT TO SUE, AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS the USAFL/Rome Redbacks Inc and its Member clubs, their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, volunteers, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place (each considered one of the “Releasees” herein) from all liability, claims, demands, losses, or damages on account caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the “Releasees” or otherwise, including negligent rescue operations and further agree that if, despite this release, I, or anyone on my behalf makes claim against any of the Releasees named above.
I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES FROM ANY LITIGATION EXPENSES, ATTORNEY FEES, LOSS LIABILITY, DAMAGE OR COST ANY MAY INCUR AS THE RESULT OF ANY SUCH CLAIM.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SUBMITTING IT AND HAVE SUBMITTED 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 FEDERAL OR STATE LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD TO BE INVALID THAT THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.
Signed by Participant _________________ Name of Participant(Print)_______________________
Signed by Parent/Legal Guardian (If under 18 years) ____________________ Date ____________