I, the undersigned, do hereby consent and agree to the following provisions as are set out in this waiver and release of liability and assumption of risk agreement
(hereinafter the Agreement):
I intend to and shall participate in one or more YogaUP classes, workshops, training, yoga retreats continued education program and/or other yoga-related teaching program or events offered by YogaUP during which course I shall receive instruction concerning yoga exercises and I shall practice yoga exercises.
I understand that yoga in general particular involves strenuous physical activity, whiclance, flexibility, muscle strength, aerobic fitness, mental concentration and other physical and mental abilities.
I understand that yoga classes and the practice of yoga may be physically and mentally stressful and tiring, and that such classes and practice can result in new injuries or in re-injuring old injuries, including muscle soreness, strains, sprains, pulls, or tears, cuts or bruises, illnesses, death, or other unforeseeable risks which cannot be specified in advance.
I have previously taken yoga classes or have otherwise conducted sufficient research into the practice of yoga to fully appreciate the type of activities taking place in yoga classes.
In consideration of the foregoing, I hereby represent and warrant that I am in good physical condition and do not suffer from any disability, illness, impairment, disease, infirmity or condition which would limit or prevent my full participation in this Teaching Program.
I further represent and warrant that either I have had a physical assume all responsibility for my participation and activities in this YogaUP EVENT and for any risks, injuries or damages which I might incur as a participant in the YogaUP EVENT, including without limitation, traveling to or from and entering or leaving the location or premises at which the Teaching Program is held and making use of its facilities, participating in the YogaUP EVENT itself, practicing or training for participation in the YogaUP EVENT and any and all components of the curriculum offered under YogaUP
I agree to remain fully aware of my physical and mental conditions and limitations and I assume full responsibility for my physical and mental conditions and limitations while participating in this Teaching Program. I understand that I am at all times responsible for using sound judgment to ensure that I practice yoga at a pace and level of effort that feels safe and appropriate to me and my physical and mental conditions.
I am signing this form because I wish to attend YogaUP EVENTS
Without prejudice to any considerations herein, I agree not to sue or bring any legal claim, proceeding or action against any of the Released Parties (and I hereby knowingly, voluntarily and expressly waive any right to bring any such action) for any action or inaction (including any action or inaction constituting negligence) of the Released Parties resulting in personal injury, death, defamation, libel, invasion of privacy or any other similar harm as a result of my participation in this Teaching Program, irrespective of whether the cause, nature or existence of any such claim is known or unknown to me at this time.
I understand that some of the potential injuries I might suffer in yoga classes are foreseeable, and that others are unforeseeable and that any such injury, which I do suffer, may be known or unknown to me for any given length of time. To the extent permitted by law, I hereby waive and relinquish all rights and benefits I might have now or in the future under any federal or state statutes or common law provisions that either (i) do not extend to claims which I do not know or suspect to exist to be in my favor at the time of executing this release that, which if known, would or might have materially affected my agreement to the provisions of this Agreement or (ii) otherwise prevent or hamper the enforceability of releases or waivers of claims under this Agreement.
I hereby represent and warrant that either:
I am at least eighteen (18) years of age and am competent in all ways to sign this Agreement and I realize that this is a legally enforceable and binding document.
I certify that I have read and understood every part of this Agreement and I agree to comply with all of its terms and conditions; OR
I am the parent / legal guardian of the applicant (the Applicant). I understand that I assume full responsibility for the Applicant while he or she is participating in the YogaUP EVENT.
By clicking the box below I certify that I have read very part of this Agreement and I agree to the terms and conditions thereto on behalf of and for the Participant. I represent and warrant that I am competent in all ways to sign this Agreement and I realize that this is a legally enforceable and binding document.