ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT AND WAIVER AND RELEASE
In consideration of the instruction, classes, education, advice, or other health and training services provided by independent contractors, agents, representatives and all other persons or entities associated with Medicine Wheel Wellness from time to time (“Collectively Medicine Wheel Wellness”), and as an express condition precedent to any participation in the activities, classes, and programs provided by Medicine Wheel Wellness, including, but not necessarily limited to, fitness classes, programs, workshops, yoga classes, Pilates classes, and the like, whether along or in conjunction with other, (collectively the “Activities”).
I agree and acknowledge these as follows: Although Medicine Wheel Wellness has taken reasonable steps to provide me with appropriate instruction, guidance, and equipment, I am fully aware and acknowledge that the activities contain certain inherent foreseeable and unforeseeable risks, hazards and dangers, some, although, not all of which would include: terrain, whether, temperature, lack of hydration, my physical condition, physical exertion, equipment and actions of other people, and that these for foreseeable and unforeseeable occurrences could cause me to experience damage to my property and/or injury to my person or loss of life (collectively, but without limitation, the “risks”).
I understand and acknowledge that all of the risks associated with the activities cannot be fully foreseen and, therefore, the risks are just examples and are not interpreted by me to be an exhaustive list of all possible risks, hazards and dangers associated with the activities.
I acknowledge that the staff of Medicine Wheel Wellness has been available to me to more fully explain the nature of, the physical demands, and the risks of the activities. Moreover, I recognize and am aware that Medicine Wheel Wellness cannot eliminate or reduce the risks associated with such activities. I therefore agree to accept full responsibility for the risks of the activities.
I further agree that my participation in the activities is purely voluntary and I elect to participate in activities with fill knowledge of the risks associated with the activities. I understand and acknowledge that the activities may require a degree of skill and knowledge different from other activities. Further, I affirmatively acknowledge that I wish to participate in the activities knowing and in spite of the risks, and further affirmatively acknowledge and represent that it is my responsibility to manage the risks I deem appropriate.
Furthermore, in taking responsibility for my own actions, including my decision to participate in activities, I hereby waive and release any and all claims, rights or causes of action, present or future whether known, anticipated or unanticipated, that I, my successors, heirs, or assigns, may have against Medicine Wheel Wellness resulting from or arising out of, or incident to, my participation in the activities, regardless or whether the claim or cause of action is based on the negligence of Medicine Wheel Wellness.
Furthermore, I agree to indemnify and hold Medicine Wheel Wellness harmless from any and all claims brought against Medicine Wheel Wellness. I understand that this is a legal and binding agreement and that I have been given the opportunity and recommendation that I consult with legal counsel prior to execution of this document. I further represent that I am of legal age and have carefully ready and fully understand this “Assumption of Risk Agreement and Waiver and Release”.
• Participant Under 18 Years of Age: In signing this agreement on behalf of a minor (less than 18 years of age) (“Child”), I represent that I am the parent and/or legal guardian of such Child. I acknowledge and agree that I have read the above agreement, and that by signing this agreement on behalf of Child, I and Child agree to be bound by it’s terms. I further understand and agree that it is my responsibility to fully inform Medicine Wheel Wellness of any specials needs Child may have.
-By signing this waiver, I do hereby also give my consent to have my photo/video used as part of Medicine Wheel Wellness's social media strategy, marketing, and promotion. If I do not wish to have my photo/video taken, I understand I must tell the instructor and/or photographer/videographer to not include me in any promotions.