WAIVER, RELEASE, and ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT
I hereby assume all of the risks of participating in, and watching, any and all activities associated with this Event, and I hereby release and discharge the Released Parties listed below from, and waive any claims relating to, any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft, or other harm of any kind which may occur to me or my property in connection with this Event. I acknowledge and agree that I am releasing the Released Parties from, among other things, liability to me that may arise from the negligence or carelessness of the Released Parties, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained, or controlled by them, or because of their possible liability without fault. Further, this release and waiver applies to risks and dangers attributable to the Released Partiesâ€™ negligence that may not be inherent in the activities relating to this Event. The Released Parties include the following: (a) World Series of Jiu-Jitsu and its directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents; (b) the sponsors of this Event and their directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents; and (c) participants, officials, spectators, and other people present at the Event. I realize that serious injury is common in martial arts competitions such as the one I am entering and that I could die as a result of injuries I might sustain at the Event. I also realize that if I am injured, I might be disfigured, disabled and/or rendered unable to work again. By entering into this Event I assume the risk for any and all injuries that I may incur in connection with the Event, regardless of whether such risks are inherent in the activities that are expected to occur at the Event, and I expressly give up and waive any and all claims that I or anyone acting on my behalf or through me might have against the Released Parties for any injury regardless of its nature or effect on me as a result of my participation and/or presence at the Event. I hereby consent to receive first aid and any other medical treatment that may be deemed advisable in the event that I appear to require such treatment during the Event.