Release and Waiver Liability and Indemnity Agreement (Read Carefully Before Signing)
In consideration of being permitted to participate in any way in the Martial Arts Program indicated below and / or being permitted to enter for any purpose any restricted area (here in defined as any area where in admittance to the general public is prohibited) , the parent(s) and / or legal guardians (if minor) participant named below agree:
I understand and have had explained to me that the martial art known as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu may entail some risk of accident or injury and that this risk may be in the form of an accident that may be serious or even mortal as a consequence of the practice of the before mentioned Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
I further understand and have had explained to me that along with the possibility of personal injury, that injury to property is also possible, such as, but not limited to possible loss of wages and the ability to earn such wages. With full knowledge of the afore mentioned dangers both to my person and property (current and future) and after having, these dangers fully explained to myself and / or to my legal guardian. I hereby certify and declare that I will release and forever hold free and discharge from any liability, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Inc. Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, each of their agents, directors, officers, employees, and representatives from all claims, demands, rights and causes of action of any nature whatsoever which I may have or which hereafter accrue to me arising from and be reason of any and all bodily and personal injury, damage to property or other loss, and any consequence thereof whether known or unknown, seen or unforeseen, resulting in my participation in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu the persons and entities mentioned above.
By signing this agreement, I also acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that my child(ren) and I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 by visiting RGV and that such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and death.
Further knowing and understanding these risks, I hereby agree to voluntarily assume these risks and to release and hold harmless all the persons or entities mentioned above whom might otherwise be liable to me for damages. It is further understood that this WAIVER-RELEASE AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK IS FOREVER BINDING on my heirs and assigns.
My signature on the Student Agreement is evidence that I know, understand, and have had this document explained to me. I fully understand the dangers that are inherent in this martial art and that I voluntarily certify that I will not hold Ralph Gracie Vacaville Jiu-Jitsu, any Gracie family member, their agents, instructors and / or assigns, responsible for any injury whether as a result of training or not.