The undersigned and above-designated participant hereby requests to be granted permission (1) to enter the restricted area, (2) to participate as a contestant, assistant, official or otherwise in rodeo events, (3) to compete for money, prizes, recognition or reward, (4) to be covered by participants’ hospitalization insurance, if applicable, as limited by the master policy (all collectively hereinafter called “permissive entry”).
In consideration of “permissive entry” to the restricted area, which includes, but is not limited to, the rodeo arena, competition area, chutes, pens, areas reserved and intended for participants or restricted to the general public, and all walkways, concessions and other areas appurtenant to any area where any activity related to the event shall take place, we, the undersigned, on behalf of the participant and for ourselves, our personal representatives, heirs, next of kin, spouses and assigns, do hereby:
1. RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE the participants, sanctioning organization or any subdivision thereof, rodeo committee, stock contractor, rodeo association, arena operators or owners, officials, any persons in any restricted area, promoters, sponsors, advertisers, owners and lessees of premises used to conduct the event and each of them, their officers and employees, collectively "releasees", from all liability to the undersigned, including undersigned’s personal representatives, assigns, agents, heirs, and next of kin for any and all loss or damage, and any claim or demands therefor on account of injury to the person or property or resulting in death of the undersigned, whether caused by the negligence of the releasees or otherwise, while the undersigned is in or upon the restricted area, and/or, competing, officiating in, observing, working for, or for any purpose participating or involved in the event;
1. HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS the releasees and each of them from any loss, liability, damage, or cost they may incur due to the presence of the undersigned in or upon the restricted area or in any way competing, officiating, observing, or working for, or for any purpose participating in the event and whether caused by the negligence of the releasees or otherwise.
1. HEREBY ASSUMES FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY RISK OF BODILY INJURY, DEATH OR PROPERTY DAMAGE due to the negligence of releasees or otherwise while in or upon the restricted area and/or while competing, officiating, observing, or working for or for any purpose participating in the event. EACH OF THE UNDERSIGNED expressly acknowledges and agrees that the activities of the event are very dangerous and involve the risk of serious injury and/or death and/or property damage.
EACH OF THE UNDERSIGNED further expressly agrees that the foregoing release, waiver, and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the law of Idaho and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect.
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS READ AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS THE AGREEMENT, and further agrees that no oral representations, statements, or inducements apart from the foregoing written agreement have been made.
- I HAVE READ THIS DOCUMENT. I UNDERSTAND IT IS A RELEASE AND WAIVER OF ALL CLAIMS.
- I UNDERSTAND THAT RODEO ACTIVITIES ARE UNPREDICTABLE AND DANGEROUS ACTIVITIES. I VOLUNTARILY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL RISK INHERENT IN RODEO ACTIVITIES.
- I REPRESENT THAT I AM FIT TO PARTICIPATE IN SUCH EVENT(S).
- I VOLUNTARILY SIGN MY NAME AS THE PARTICIPANT EVIDENCING MY ACCEPTANCE OF THE ABOVE PROVISIONS AND AS BINDING ON ME, MY HEIRS, LEGAL REPRESENTATIVES, AND ASSIGNEES.
- I HAVE READ IN DETAIL THE RODEO GROUND AND EVENT RULES. I FULLY UNDERSTAND THESE RULES AND I AGREE TO ABIDE BY ALL RULES AND REGULATIONS WHILE PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT.
I authorize and consent to persons employed or contracted by the Event Holder and its sponsors and media agents, whether by videotape, film, newsprint, written advertisement or otherwise, of any materials containing my name or picture and I release any sponsors and all persons acting under authority from any claims I might have due to initial publication or subsequent of any such materials or photographs. I hereby authorize and give full consent to the Event Holder and its agents, representatives and media to copyright, publish or use in public display, all photos and videos in which I the undersigned appear while being at the Event. This release and covenants of the foregoing provisions shall be binding upon the undersigned and the undersigned spouse, heirs, legal representatives, successors, and assignees.