The Ravens Sport Facility of Saint Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church
Release and Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risks and Indemnity Agreement
Waiver: In consideration of being permitted to come onto the property and/or to participate in any activity at the property of Saint Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church, including The Ravens Sports Facility, I, for myself, and for my family, heirs, personal representatives and assigns, do hereby release, waive all liability against, discharge and covenant not to sue Saint Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church; Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States from liability from any and all claims, actions, suits, causes of actions, costs, expenses, liabilities, and damages including but not limited to those related to personal injury, accidents, or illnesses (including death) and/or property loss arising from, but not limited to, entry onto the property and/or participation in such activity.
Assumption of Risks: I understand and agree that entry onto the property and participation in activities on the property carry with them certain inherent risks that cannot be eliminated regardless of the care taken to avoid such risks, and that I knowingly assume all those risks. The specific risks vary but can include 1) minor injuries such as scratches, bruises, and sprains; 2) major injuries such as eye injury or loss of sight, joint and back injuries, broken bones, heart attacks, and concussions; and 3) catastrophic injuries including paralysis and death.
I have read the paragraphs of this Agreement, and I know, understand, and appreciate these and other risks that are inherent in coming onto the property and/or participating in activities on the property. I hereby state that my participation is voluntary and that I knowingly assume all such risks.
Indemnification and Hold Harmless: I also agree to indemnify and hold harmless Saint Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church from any and all claims, actions, suits, causes of actions, costs, expenses, liabilities and damages, including attorneys' fees, which concern, relate to or arise out of any involvement at the property, and any activities at the property, and to reimburse the Saint Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church for any such expenses incurred.
Severability: I understand and agree that this Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the laws of the State of Florida and that if any portion of this Agreement is held invalid, the balance of this Agreement shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect.
Acknowledgment of Understanding: I have read this Agreement, fully understand its terms, and understand that I am giving up substantial rights, including my right to sue. I acknowledge that I am signing the agreement freely and voluntarily, and intend by my signature to be a complete and unconditional release and waiver of all liability to the greatest extent allowed by law.