PARTICIPANT HEREBY RELEASES, DISCHARGES AND HOLDS HARMLESS USTA AND USTA NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, VOLUNTEERS, REPRESENTATIVES, SPONSORS, MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, AND THE VENUE(S) USED (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELEASEES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, DAMAGES, CAUSES OF ACTION, PRESENT OR FUTURE, WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ANTICIPATED OR UNANTICIPATED, RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPANT’S PARTICIPATION IN ANY USTA NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PROGRAMS, OR ANY ACTIVITY OR EVENT RELATING THERETO, INCLUDING TRAVEL TO AND FROM, AND ALSO INCLUDING VOLUNTEERING OR ASSISTING IN ANY CAPACITY FOR OR IN ANY USTA NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PROGRAMS, OR ANY ACTIVITY OR EVENT RELATING THERETO, AND PARTICIPANT DOES HEREBY COVENANT AND AGREE THAT HE/SHE WILL NOT SUE OR OTHERWISE MAKE ANY CLAIM AGAINST RELEASEES FOR ANY REASON. IT IS INTENDED THAT THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE CONSTITUTES A FULL WAIVER AND RELEASE OF ANY CLAIMS OR DEMANDS THEREOF WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR UNKNOWN AND BY SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT THE UNDERSIGNED EXPRESSLY WAIVES ANY AND ALL RIGHTS AND CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE EVENT(S) UNDER SECTION 1542 OF THE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE, WHICH PROVIDES:
A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE AND THAT, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER, WOULD HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR THE RELEASED PARTY.
In addition, Participant hereby consents, in perpetuity, throughout the world, to the use of his/her name, voice, image and/or likeness in any live or recorded transmission, recording, or photograph taken of Participant during Participant’s participation associated with USTA Northern California programs, or any activity or event relating thereto, published, produced, broadcasted or otherwise disseminated by Releasees in any and all media now existing or hereafter discovered or developed. Participant consents to all such uses without any further compensation or other consideration becoming due to Participant. As this consent will be acted upon forthwith, it is irrevocable.
MEDICAL RELEASE: I hereby consent to the rendering of emergency first aid and other medical procedures, which at the time of injury or illness seems reasonably advisable, arising out of or resulting from participation in USTA Northern California programs or any activity or event relating thereto including travel to and from, including participation as a volunteer in any capacity. I further understand that I will be responsible for payment of any such medical procedures. I hereby agree to abide by all applicable rules and regulations and codes of USTA Northern California and/or the same as may be adopted by USTA Northern California from time to time.
AGREED TO AND ACCEPTED:
I hereby (a) represent that I am eighteen years of age or older and agree to participate voluntarily in the USTA Northern California event for which I have registered for or will attend, or any activity or event relating thereto, including participation as a volunteer, and (b) acknowledge and agree to all of the terms set forth in this Waiver and Release Form. I hereby acknowledge that by signing and executing this document that I am providing an authentic and valid form of acceptance.
In consideration of the Participant’s participation, I, and in my capacity as Participant’s parent or legal guardian, hereby (a) give permission for the Participant, who is my child or ward, to participate voluntarily in the USTA Northern California event for which my child or ward has been registered for or will attend, or any activity or event relating thereto, including participation as a volunteer, and (b) acknowledge and agree to all of the terms set forth in this Waiver and Release form. I hereby acknowledge that by signing and executing this document that I am providing an authentic and valid form of acceptance.