NEW VISION ATHLETICS, INC. WAIVER
Consent, Assumption of Risk Statement & Release of Minor Participant
I, the parent or legal guardian of the minor/minor’s I am registering consent to allow this minor individual to participate in the New Vision Athletics Fall sports program with New Vision Athletics, Inc. (“NVA” herein) at Lake Bluff School District 65, Lake Forest Country Day School or Lake Forest College, and or at any other location at which NVA may offer it’s program. I have read and understand the Consent, Assumption or Risk & Release Statement, and intend to and by agreeing to these terms bind myself, my spouse, the minor and my and the minors heirs, successors, executors, estate and dependents to the terms hereof.
I will advise the minor that he or she must inspect the playing facilities to be used and if the minor believes anything is unsafe, the minor shall immediately advise the program supervisor present and refuse to participate further.
I agree that I will advise the minor of all safety procedures in using the equipment and playing facilities and will instruct the minor to follow them.
I will advise the minor to not attempt any skill level training or any other activity of which the minor is not fully capable. I realize that the study of sports activities requires proper conditioning and training.
I understand that sports activities are an education system. I agree that the minor will strictly abide by the training rules of NVA and will follow explicitly, all instructions given by the instructors during the course of the minor’s training. I will advise the minor to watch out for others in the course of the minor’s training and to follow all rules posted or otherwise explained to him or her.
I fully understand that:
A. There are risks and dangers associated with sports activities, but not limited to bodily injury, communicable diseases, partial or total disability, paralysis and death. In accordance with the law, NVA does not exclude individuals with medical conditions that do not pose a medically recognized threat to the health or safety of other participants in the normal course of play. I understand that there is some unavoidable circumstance where these conditions may require special caution on the minor’s part to minimize the danger to the minor or others, and I acknowledge that it is the minor’s responsibility to act accordingly.
There are social and economic losses ands damages which could result from those risks and dangers described above which could be severe.
C. There are other risks not known or foreseeable at this time that could arise.
I EXPRESSLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISKS TO THE MINOR OF DEATH, ILLNESS OR INJURY SUSTAINED WHILE PARTICIPATING IN OR OBSERVING NVA SPORT PROGRAMS WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES DESCRIBED HEREIN.
I accept and assume all risks and responsibilities for all losses and damages following an injury, illness, disability, paralysis or death, however caused or alleged to be caused, including injuries caused in whole or in part by the negligence of NVA, it’s representatives, agents employees, instructors or participants.
I release NVA, Lake Bluff School District 65, Lake Forest Country Day School, Lake Forest College, or at any other location at which NVA may offer it’s instructors and guest instructors, representatives, agents, employees, and all individuals associated with NVA including all officers, directors, agents and Lake Bluff School District 65, Lake Forest Country Day School or Lake Forest College (herein after referred to as “the Released Parties”) of and from any and all liability, claims, demands or actions whatsoever arising out of any damage, loss, or injury to the minor while participating in NVA Sports Leagues, Camp Programs or any other related activity of NVA, whether such loss, damage or injury results from negligence or otherwise.
I agree this Release covers each and every time the minor plays or otherwise participates in any activity, listed or unlisted, of NVA at Lake Bluff School District 65, Lake Forest Country Day School or Lake Forest College facilities, and any other location sponsored by NVA and it’s agents, representatives or instructors.
I agree that I will not sue or make claims against the Released Parties as a result of the minor’s participation in the NVA Sports League or activities at Lake Bluff School District 65, Lake Forest Country Day School or Lake Forest College Facilities, or any other locations where participation takes place. I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Released parties from all claims, judgments and costs including attorney’s fees incurred in connection with and any such action brought as a result of the minor’s participation in any NVA activity.
In agreeing to this Release, I am stating that I know what I am doing, and that I take responsibility for the minor’s acts, that I have read carefully and understand this Release and fully agree with each statement contained herein and that I am responsible for the minor, I am aware that I may have the Release reviewed by legal counsel.
If any portion of this Release shall be held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable to any extent and for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder of this Release shall not be affected thereby and shall be enforceable to the full extent permitted by law. I sign this Release on behalf of myself, my spouse, the minor, and my minor’s heirs, successors, executors, estate and dependents. I hereby acknowledge that I am an adult, 18 years or older.
WAIVER/RELEASE FOR COMMUNICABLE DISEASES INCLUDING COVID-19
ASSUMPTION OF RISK / WAIVER OF LIABILITY / INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT
In consideration of being allowed to participate on behalf of New Vision Athletics, Inc. program and related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:
- Participation includes possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases including but not limited to MRSA, influenza, and COVID-19. While particular rules and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious illness and death does exist; and,
- I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation; and,
- I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation as regards protection against infectious diseases. If, however, I observe and any unusual or significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and,
- I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS New Vision Athletics, Inc their officers, officials, agents, and/or employees, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL ILLNESS, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SELECTING AND CLICKING ON THE “AGREE TO THE NEW VISION ATHLETICS, INC WAIVER” AGREE TO IT, IF FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.
FOR PARTICIPANTS OF MINORITY AGE (UNDER AGE 18 AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION)
This is to certify that I, as parent/guardian, with legal responsibility for this participant, have read and explained the provisions in this waiver/release to my child/ward including the risks of presence and participation and his/her personal responsibilities for adhering to the rules and regulations for protection against communicable diseases. Furthermore, my child/ward understands and accepts these risks and responsibilities. I for myself, my spouse, and child/ward do consent and agree to his/her release provided above for all the Releasees and myself, my spouse, and child/ward do release and agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees for any and all liabilities incident to my minor child’s/ward’s presence or participation in these activities as provided above, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THEIR NEGLIGENCE, to the fullest extent provided by law.