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LIABILITY RELEASE AGREEMENT
By using this trail network, commonly known as "Becaguimec Trails", you are hereby agreeing to the following release of liability and notice of indemnity:
I am aware and understand that CYCLING/HIKING CONTAINS INHERENT AND OTHER ELEMENTS OF RISK that involve the POSSIBILITY OF PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH and that INJURIES ARE A COMMON AND ORDINARY OCCURRENCE in these sports. Where "I" is used in this agreement, I acknowledge and agree that this should be interpreted to mean myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, and next of kin).
I FREELY, VOLUNTARILY AND FULLY ACCEPT THESE RISKS, and all others arising from the use of the Becaguimec Trails, even if arising from the negligence, gross negligence, or negligent rescue by those associated in any way with Becaguimec Trail Association, the Town of Hartland and/or their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, subcontractors, suppliers, servants, volunteers, and representatives (elected or otherwise) (the "Releasees").
I understand that all applicable rules for trail use must be followed and that SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR MY PERSONAL SAFETY REMAINS WITH ME, including my physical and emotional preparation and fitness, and I have made no misrepresentations regarding the foregoing.
I give a FULL RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LEGAL LIABILITY AND ALL CLAIMS that I have or may have in the future, against Becaguimec Trail Association, the Town of Hartland, and all other Releasees from all liability for any loss, damage, injury or expense that I may suffer as a result of my presence at, and use of, the Becaguimec Trails, due to any cause whatsoever, including the forms of negligence set forth in Section 2 above or from any breach of warranty or contract or statutory duty or other duty of care, including any duty of care owed under the relevant Occupier's Liability Act or other legal theory, on the part of the Releasees. Where applicable, my undersigned parent gives a FULL RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LEGAL LIABILITY AND ALL CLAIMS as set out in this Section 5 on my behalf.
I AGREE NOT TO SUE and I further agree TO INDEMNIFY AND SAVE HARMLESS the Releasees from all expenses, fees, liability or damage award or cost of any type whatsoever arising from my participation in these events or programs, including damages, injury or death that may be suffered by another person.
I understand the Releasees MAY PUBLISH MY PHOTOGRAPH OR IMAGE IN PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL (such as brochures, social media, videos & websites), without any further consent therefore and without any compensation. I waive any rights to notice or approval of any photographs or publications and agree to save and hold harmless the Releasees, their officers, directors, agents, representatives (elected or otherwise), and their licensees and assigns from any claim or liability in connection with the use of photographs and publications, as aforesaid, or by virtue of any altercation, processing or use thereof in composite form, whether intentional or otherwise.
I understand that my use of the Becaguimec Trails constitutes acceptance of this liability release agreement and that I AM WAIVING SUBSTANTIAL LEGAL RIGHTS (on my behalf and on behalf of my heirs, executors, administrators, and next of kin), including the giving up of my right to sue.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO, THE LIABILITY RELEASE AGREEMENT ABOVE.
Photo Credit:Becaguimec Trail Association