Acknowledgement of Risk: I understand and acknowledge: (a) gymnastics-related activities, including but not limited to, gymnastics, gymnastics observation, presence in or use of Gym Star facilities or equipment, fitness or flexibility training, gymnastics instruction at all skill levels, and gymnast spotting and assisting (collectively referred to as "Gym Star Activities") are physically demanding and are inherently dangerous activities; (b) that parent and student should not participate in Gym Star Activities unless medically able and properly trained; (c) that Gym Star Activities involve risks, known and unanticipated, which could result in physical or emotional injury, death, or damage to Parent, Student, property, or third parties; (d) that such risks simply cannot be eliminated without jeopardizing the essential qualities of the activities; (e) that I am familiar with the risks involved; and (f) that persons acting on behalf of Gym Star may act negligently, including, but not limited to, being ignorant or unaware of a participant's abilities or giving inadequate warnings or instruction.
Assumption of Risk and Waiver of Liability: On behalf of myself and my heirs, assigns, and executors, I hereby:
(a) Certify that I have properly informed myself of the risks of participating Gym Star Activities, and waive any and all specific notice of the existence of those risks and any other hazards or conditions;
(b) Certify that I have insurance to cover injury damages I may cause or suffer during participation in Gym Star Activities, or else I agree to bear such costs;
(c) Certify that I have no conditions, medical or otherwise, that could interfere with safety in this activity, or else I am willing to assume, and bear the cost of, all risks created by or related to such conditions;
(d) Elect to participate in Gym Star Activities in spite of those risks;
(e) Assume all risks, known and unanticipated, arising out of my participation in Gym Star Activities;
(f) Assume full and complete responsibility for any injury or loss arising out of my participation in Gym Star Activities;
(g) RELEASE AND AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS Gym Star and anyone acting on behalf of Gym Star from any and all: liability, causes of action, claims, demands, costs or debts of any kind or nature, associated with or arising out of my participation in Gym Star Activities, including claims based on negligence and whether brought by myself of by any third persons (collectively referred to as "Claims");
(h) Agree to INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS Gym Star and anybody acting on its behalf for any attorney's fees and costs that they should incur in an effort to enforce this agreement; and
(i) Agree that the venue of any litigation regarding this Agreement shall be in Whatcom County, Washington, and that Washington State law shall govern the interpretation of this Agreement.