Markus Neustaedter & Skate True Skateboarding Waiver and Release Form
Participant release of liability – read before signing
In consideration for being allowed to participate (skateboard) in any way with Markus Neustaedter and as a part of the Skate True skate tour program, its related events, activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:
1. The risk of injury from the activities involved is significant, including the potential for permenant disability and loss, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce the risk, the risk of serious injury to me does exist; and,
2. I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISK, both known and unknown EVEN IF RESULTING FROM THE NEGLIGENCES OF THE RELEASEES (as defined in paragraph 4 below) or others, and assume full responsibilty for my participation and;
3. I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary rules, terms and conditions for participation; and,
4. I, FOR MYSELF AND ON BEHALF OF MY HEIRS, ASSIGNS, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NEXT OF KIN, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS MARKUS NEUSTAEDTER, SKATE TRUE SKATEBOARDING, AND THEIR PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, RELATED COMPANIES, SUCCESSORS, AND ANY AND ALL OF THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENCIES, ATTORNEYS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, FIDUCIARIES, COMMITTEES AND EMPLOYEES, PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF MY PRESENCE AND PARTICIPATION IN THE SKATE TRUE SKATE PROGRAM, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR ANY AND ALL INJURIES, DISABILITY, DEATH, LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PERSON OR PROPERTY, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASES OR OTHERWISE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES AND ATTORNEY’S FEES ON APPEAL.
I, THE NAMED PARTICIPANT, for myself and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, hereby acknowledge that I voluntarily have applied to participate in the Skate True skate tour with Markus Neustaedter. I understand that the act of skating necessarily involves known and unknown risks of injury to me and other people, which includes but is not limited to death, permanent or temporary paralysis, disability, illness or disease, physical or mental damage, or other injury, as well as damage to my equipment and personal property. Some of these risks include the risks inherent in skating such as falling and coming into contact with ramps and walls, latent or apparent defects or conditions in equipment or property, and passive or active negligent acts of myself, Markus Neustaedter, and the Skate True skateboarding company. I understand that the above list of risks is not complete or exhaustive and that those and other risks known or unknown, anticipated or unanticipated may also result in injury, death, illness, disease to myself or my property or other third parties. I voluntarily agree and promise to accept and assume responsibilities, and injuries, death, illness, disease or damage to myself or my property arising from my participation in this activity. I further understand that Markus Neustaedter and Skate True Skateboarding assumes no liability for loss, damage, or any kind of injury sustained by myself or my property while participating in their program. I therefore assume all risks associated with participating in the Skate True skate tour program, even if they arise from the negligence of Markus Neustaedter, Skate True skateboarding, its employees, promoters, officials, advertisers, and property owners . My participation in this activity is voluntary and no one is forcing me to participate in spite of the risks. I understand the effect of this waiver and acceptance of risk on my legal rights.
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 SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCMENT. I attest that I am physically fit and I am prepared for this activity. I also waive and release the use of my photograph or likeness for any reason or purpose. I WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS HAZARDOUS SPORT!