Please read carefully before signing. This is a release of liability and waiver of certain legal rights.
I realize the Michael’s Cycles Group Ride, hereinafter “The Ride”, requires physical conditioning, and I represent that I am in sound medical condition. I have no physical or medical condition that would endanger either myself or others.
I accept responsibility for the condition of my bicycle and agree to abide by all the rules of The Ride, especially as they relate to the wearing of a helmet.
I understand that bicycling can be HAZARDOUS activity that has many dangers and risks, including injury or death resulting from accident or physical exertion. I understand that bicycling involves a risk of injury, and that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of the sport. I agree, as a consideration of, and in consideration for, being permitted to participate in The Ride, to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury or death to the rider, or property loss or damage, including injury, death, loss, or damage attributable to negligence of the Michael’s Cycles.
I agree to release the sponsors and promoters of the The Ride, including Michael’s Cycles, and other sponsors or affiliated organizations, and their respective agents, directors, officers and employees from any and all responsibility or liability for injuries or damages which result, either directly or otherwise, from my participation in The Ride. I agree not to make a claim against or sue the Michael’s Cycles, or other sponsors of affiliated organizations for injuries or damages related to bicycling and/or other activities during The Ride.
I am aware that this is a release of liability and a contract between Michael’s Cycles and me. I am signing it freely and of my own accord and I recognize and agree that it is binding upon myself, my heirs and assigns, and in the event I am signing it on behalf of any minors, I have full legal authority to do so, and realize the binding effect of this contract on them, as well as on myself.