AGREEMENT AND LIABILITY WAIVER (“Agreement and
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING AGREEMENT AND WAIVER CAREFULLY, AS IT AFFECTS
YOUR FUTURE LEGAL RIGHTS. BY PROCEEDING WITH REGISTERING FOR THE EVENT,
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE CAREFULLY READ AND
UNDERSTAND THE AGREEMENT AND WAIVER AND AGREE TO THE TERMS SET FORTH
Though you still need to read the entire document, some of the key points of this Agreement and Waiver
are highlighted here:
The activity for which you are registering (the “Event”) may be physically challenging and may
pose a risk of discomfort, illness, injury, and even death. You need to be satisfied that you are
physically capable of doing the Event without undue risk to your health or your life. We do not
conduct health or fitness checks on entrants.
The Event may involve inherent risks and dangers to participants and observers and, accordingly,
you participate or observe at your own risk.
Where you have registered or entered on behalf of anyone under the age of 18 or have
accompanied anyone under the age of 18 to observe the Event, you also agree to the contents
of this Agreement and Waiver on behalf of the person under 18.
EVENT WAIVER OF LIABILITY:
In consideration of being permitted to participate in the Event, of my own free will and to the fullest
extent permitted by law, I, for myself, my heirs, assigns, executors, administrators and personal
representatives, hereby forever waive, release and give up all claims, demands, liability, damages,
costs, and expenses of any kind whatsoever and I agree not to sue The Association for Creatine
Deficiencies (“ACD”), its directors, officers, employees or members, or any sponsor, organizer,
volunteer, volunteer organization, contractor, subcontractor or administrator of ACD events or of
any of the foregoing (collectively, the “ACD Releasees”) with respect to any claim that may arise in
connection with the Event or any related activity or my participation therein, including any and all
claims of personal injury, wrongful death or property damage, EVEN IF CAUSED IN WHOLE OR
IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION, OR OTHER FAULT OF THE ACD RELEASEES.
I agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the ACD Releasees from all claims, demands,
liability, damages, costs, and expenses of any kind whatsoever that I incur in connection with, or as
a result of, my participation in the Event or related activities, EVEN IF CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN
PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION, OR OTHER FAULT OF THE ACD RELEASEES.
I attest that I am physically fit and able to participate in the Event. I understand that no warranty is
made concerning the safety of the event or that of the locales where it is held.
I hereby voluntarily and freely acknowledge, accept, understand, and assume all risk in connection
with my participation in the Event and related activities, including traveling to or from the Event,
EVEN IF CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE, OMISSION OR OTHER
FAULT OF THE ACD RELEASEES, by the dangerous or defective condition of any property or
equipment owned, maintained, or controlled by them and/or because of their liability without fault. I
fully understand I am forever giving up, in advance, any right to sue or make any claim against the
ACD Releasees if I suffer such injuries and damages, even though I do not know what or how
extensive those injuries and damages might be, and am voluntarily assuming the risk of such
injuries and damages.
I understand that in all cases, my Event fee is non-refundable. I further understand that the fee is
nonrefundable if the event is canceled due to the threat of or acts of God, war, terrorism, disaster,
earthquake, government regulation, and/or for economic/financial reasons.
I hereby consent to the use by ACD and its permitees of my name, photograph, and likeness in
connection with my participation in the Event and related activities.
In the event that I am injured during the Event or related activities, I give permission for activity
participants and designated medical and emergency service providers to administer first aid and to
seek medical assistance as deemed necessary in their sole discretion. I intend that the releases,
waivers, assumptions of risk, and covenant not to sue contained in this Agreement and Waiver
shall fully apply to any claim whatsoever on account of first aid treatment or service rendered to me
during my participation in the Event or related activities, EVEN IF CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE,
OMISSION, OR OTHER FAULT OF SUCH RELEASEES.
In addition, if I am registering one or more third parties, I represent and warrant that I have been
duly authorized to act as agent on behalf of such parties in performing this event registration. If I
am a minor then the parent/guardian registering for the Event on my behalf gives permission to
activity participants and designated medical and emergency service providers to provide me with
first aid or to seek medical assistance during the event as deemed necessary in their sole
discretion. Such parent/guardian also agrees to all of the terms of this Agreement and Waiver on
IT IS THE INTENTION OF THIS AGREEMENT AND WAIVER TO EXEMPT AND RELIEVE FROM
LIABILITY AND BAR ANY RIGHT TO SUE THE ACD RELEASEES FOR INJURY AND DAMAGES. I
expressly agree that this Agreement and Waiver is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted
by the laws of the State of California, and that, if any portion of this Agreement and Waiver is held
invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall continue in full legal force and effect.
I agree that all disputes and matters concerning this Agreement and Waiver, its interpretation,
performance or breach, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of
California, without regard to its conflict of laws principals, and shall be litigated in and before the state or
United States District Court located in the City of [San Diego], California. to the exclusion of the courts of
any other State or Country. In any such litigation, the fees, costs, and expenses of the prevailing party,
including all attorneys’ fees, shall be paid by the other party.
Prior to registering for the Event, I was given a reasonable opportunity to read this Agreement and
Waiver, and had sufficient time to consider the terms of this Agreement and Waiver, its implications, and
the advice (if any) given to me in respect of it. This Agreement and Waiver shall bind my heirs, assigns,
executors, administrators, and personal representatives.
The ACD will not issue refunds for registration fees for any reason. The registration fee is