Assumption of Risk: I understand and accept that participating in this biking event exposes me to many hazards and entails unavoidable risk of death, personal injury (including but not limited to severe spinal or head injury) and loss of or damage to property. I also understand that I should be in good physical health to participate in biking. I choose to participate in biking in spite of all these risks and hereby assume all the risk of injury, loss of life to myself, and loss of or damage to property arising from participating in this biking event. I understand the inherent risk involve in using this equipment, and accept full responsibility for any and all such damage or injury which may result.
Waiver & Release: In consideration of Tourism Medicine Hat and The Great Big Pedal, I specifically release and forever discharge Tourism Medicine Hat and its officers, agents, and employees from any and all liability or claims for injury, illness, death or loss of or damage to property, which I may suffer while participating in this biking event. This discharge specifically includes, but is not limited to, liability or claims for injury, illness, death or damage caused by negligence of Tourism Medicine Hat, its officers, agents, and employees. It is my intent by the Waiver and Release Agreement to release Tourism Medicine Hat and hold harmless from all liability for any such property loss or damage, personal injury or loss of life, whether caused by negligence of Tourism Medicine Hat or whether based upon breach of contract, or any other legal theory.
In signing this document, I fully recognize that if injuries, illness, death or damage occurs to me while I am participating in The Great Big Pedal, I will have no right to make a claim or file a lawsuit against Tourism Medicine Hat its officers, agents, employees, even if any of them negligently caused my injury, illness, death, or damage.
I REALIZE THE IMPORTANCE OF WEARING A HELMET AND UNDERSTAND THAT TOURISM MEDICINE HAT STRONGLY RECOMMENDS THAT I WEAR A HELMET. IF I AM UNDER 18 I MUST BY LAW WEAR A HELMET.
I understand that this activity may result in severe injury, including but not limited to spinal or head injury. I understand that this activity may result in hazards posed by other bicycles and traffic or road conditions. I understand this event may involve riding at night and have appropriate light/visibility equipment. I am responsible for all my own equipment and safety precautions.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENT. I AM AWARE THIS IS AN ASSUMPTION OF RISK, WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND I SIGN IT VOLUNTARILY. I ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT I SHOULD NOT AND MAY NOT PARTICIPATE IN THIS ACTIVITY IF I AM UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS.