In consideration of the services of Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc./NinjaZone, herein and collectively referred to as "GU", their agents, owners, officers, employees, and all other persons or entities acting in any capacity on their behalf, I hereby agree to release and discharge GU/NinjaZone, on behalf of myself, my children, my parents, my heirs, assigns, personal representative and estate as follows: 1. I understand and acknowledge that the activity I, or my child, are about to engage in poses known risks and unanticipated risks which could result in injury, paralysis, death, emotional distress, or damage to myself or my child, to property, or to third parties. The following describes some, but not all, of those risks: Gymnastics training entails certain risks which simple cannot be eliminated without jeopardizing the essential qualities of the activity. WITHOUT A CERTAIN DEGREE OF RISK, GYMNASTICS STUDENTS WOULD NOT IMPROVE THEIR SKILLS, AND THE ENJOYMENT OF THE SPORT WOULD BE DIMINISHED. Gymnastics, use of a trampoline, and indoor wall climbing exposes its participants to the usual risk of cuts and bruises. Other more serious risks exist as well. Participants often fall off equipment, sprain or break wrists and ankles, and can suffer more serious injuries as well. Traveling to and from exhibitions raises the possibility of any manner of transportation accidents. In any event, if you are injured, you may require medical assistance, at your own expense. 2. I expressly agree and promise to accept and assume all of the risks existing in this activity. My participation in this activity is purely voluntary, no one is forcing me or my child to participate, and we elect to participate in spite of the risks. 3. I hereby voluntarily release, forever discharge and agree to hold harmless and indemnify GU/NinjaZone from any and all liability, claims and demands, actions or rights of actions, which are related to, arise out of, or are in any way connect with me or my child's participation in this activity, including those allegedly attributable to the negligent acts or omissions of GU/NinjaZone. 4. Should GU/NinjaZone, or anyone acting on their behalf, be required to incur attorney's fees and costs to enforce this agreement, I agree to indemnify and reimburse them for such fess and costs. 5. I certify that I, or my child, have health, accident, and liability insurance to cover any bodily injury or property damage that may be caused or suffered while participating in the event, or else I agree to bear the costs of such injury or damage to myself or my child. I further certify that I, or my child, have no medical or physical condition which could interfere with me or my child's safety in this activity, or else I am willing to assume and bear the costs of all risks that may be created, directly or indirectly, by any such condition.
I hereby authorize Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc. and the NinjaZone to publish the photographs and videos taken of me and/or the undersigned minor children, and our names, for use in the printed publications, website and training purposes. I release Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc. and NinjaZone from any expectation of confidentiality for the undersigned minor children and myself and attest that I am the parent or legal guardian of the children listed below and that I have the authority to authorize the use of their photographs, videos and names. I acknowledge that since participation in publications and websites produced by Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc. and NinjaZone is voluntary, neither the minor children nor I will receive financial compensation. I further agree that participation in any publication and website produced by Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc. and NinjaZone confers no rights of ownership whatsoever. I release Gymnastics Unlimited, Inc. and NinjaZone, its contractors and its employees from liability for any claims by me or any third party in connection with my participation or the participation of the undersigned minor children.