Waiver and Release of Liability

In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the We Teach Swimming program, related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates and agrees that:

  • The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program is significant, including the potential for permanent injury and death, and while particular rules and equipment and personal discipline may reduce this risk, serious risk of injury does exist; and
  • I knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown, even if arising from the negligence of the Releasees or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation; and
  • I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If however I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and
  • I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, known and/or unknown, hereby release and hold blameless, Donna Morel, officials, agents and/or employees, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and the lessors staff, management, owners, directors and shareholders of/or related to We Teach Swimming and of the premises used to conduct the event (Releasees), with respect to any and all injury, disability, death or loss or damage to person or property, whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise.

I have read this release of liability and assumption of risk agreement, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by agreeing to it, and agree to it freely and voluntarily without inducement.

For Participants of Minority Age

This is to certify that I, as a parent/guardian with legal responsibility for this participant, do consent and agree to his/her release as provided above of all the Releasees and, for myself, my heirs, assigns and next of kin, I release and agree to indemnify the Releasees from any and all liabilities incident to my minor child’s involvement or participation in programs as provided above.