ANNUAL PARTICIPANT AGREEMENT, RELEASE AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
In consideration of the services of The Aerial Studio, their agents, owners, officers, volunteers, participants, employees, and all other persons or entities acting in any capacity on their behalf (hereinafter collectively referred to as "TAS"), I hereby agree to release, indemnify, and discharge TAS, on behalf of myself, my spouse, my children, my parents, my heirs, assigns, personal representative and estate as follows:
I acknowledge that my participation in circus arts, aerial arts, aerial silks, pilates, aerial yoga, yoga, acrobatic training, jumping, trampoline activities, and instruction activities entails known and unanticipated risks that could result in physical or emotional injury, paralysis, death, or damage to myself, to property, or to third parties.I understand that such risks simply cannot be eliminated without jeopardizing the essential qualities of the activity.
The risks include, among other things: slips and falls; falling from equipment; rope burns; pinches, scrapes, twists and jolts that could result in scratches, bruises, sprains, lacerations, fractures, concussions, or even more severe life threatening hazards; strains, cuts, bruises, muscle soreness and fractures; musculoskeletal injuries including head, neck, and back; injuries to internal organs; the negligence of other people; my own physical condition; and the risk of emotional and psychological injuries or physical damage associated with this activity. Traveling to and from shows, meets and exhibitions raises the possibility of any manner of transportation accidents. In any event, if you or your child is injured, any medical assistance will be at your own expense.
1. Furthermore, TAS employees have difficult jobs to perform. They seek safety, but they are not infallible. They might be unaware of a participant's fitness or abilities. They might misjudge the weather or other environmental conditions. They may give incomplete warnings or instructions, and the equipment being used might malfunction.
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, and I elect to participate in spite of the risks.
3.. I hereby voluntarily release, forever discharge, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless TAS from any and all claims, demands,or causes of action, which are in any way connected with my participation in this activity or my use of TAS's equipment or facilities, including any such claims which alleged negligent acts or omissions of TAS.
4.Should TAS or anyone acting on their behalf, be required to incur attorney's fees and costs to enforce this agreement, I agree to indemnify and hold them harmless for all such fees and costs.
5. I certify that I have adequate insurance to cover any injury or damage I may cause or suffer while participating, or else I agree to bear the costs of such injury or damage myself. I further certify that I am willing to assume the risk of any medical or physical condition I may have.
6. In the event that I file a lawsuit against TAS, I agree to do so solely in the state of California, and I further agree that the substantive law of that state shall apply in that action without regard to the conflict of law rules of that state. I agree that if any portion of this agreement is found to be void or unenforceable, the remaining document shall remain in full force and effect.
Release of Liability for Photos and Videos
I hereby give The Aerial Studio, AIReal Yoga, Gregg Curtis, Carmen Curtis, its directors, instructors, trainers, independent contractors, officers, employees, consultants, agents and film crews permission to film, videotape and/or photograph me and/or my child for the purpose of producing promotional materials in print and online. I have been advised this film, video, and/or photography will be used to promote The Aerial Studio, AIReal Yoga, Gregg Curtis, Carmen Curtis, its directors, instructors, trainers, independent contractors, officers, employees, consultants, agents and film crews, as well as healthy lifestyles. I also understand that the film, video and/or photography may be viewed in collateral material and/or online for the purpose of promoting The Aerial Studio, AIReal Yoga, Gregg Curtis, Carmen Curtis, its directors, instructors, trainers, independent contractors, officers, employees, consultants, agents and film crews, as well as healthy lifestyles. I release The Aerial Studio, AIReal Yoga, Gregg Curtis, Carmen Curtis, its directors, instructors, trainers, independent contractors, officers, employees, consultants, agents and film crews from all liability arising from the use of the film, video and/or photography of myself or my child. I also understand and agree that no
compensation will be paid to myself or my child for participating in this film, video and/or photography.
If you do not want your child's picture taken, please add a note in the comment section below.