ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
I acknowledge that this athletic event is a test of a person’s physical and mental limits and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risk include, but is not limited to, those caused by terrain, facilities temperature, weather, condition of athletes, equipment, conditions of the roadway, roads, road design, cattle guards, vehicular traffic, actions of others and lack of hydration. These risks are not only inherent to athletics and the sport of bicycling, but are also present for volunteers. I hereby assume all of the risks of participating and/or volunteering in this event. I realize that liability may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons or entities being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained or controlled by them or because of their possible liability without fault.
I certify that I am physically fit, and have sufficiently trained for participation in the event, nor have I been advised otherwise by a qualified medical professional.
In consideration of my application and permitting me to participate in this event, I hereby take action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors and assigns as follows: a) Waive, Release, and Discharge from any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or action of any kind which may hereafter accrue tome including my traveling to and from this event, THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES AND PERSONS: State of Arizona Department of Transportation, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Santa Cruz County, their directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents, the event holders, event sponsors, event directors, event volunteers; b) Indemnify and Hold Harmless the entities or persons mentioned in this paragraph from any and all liabilities or claims made as a result of participation in this event, whether caused by the negligence of releases of otherwise.
I hereby consent to receive medical treatment, which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident and or illness during this event.
I certify that my bicycle is suitable for safe use in this event. I agree to wear an ANSI helmet and to obey all traffic laws at all times during this event.
This Accident Waiver and Release of Liability shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law.
I hereby certify that I have read this document; and I understand its content.