Participant Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement

Lindy Hop on the Rock takes every reasonable measure to ensure registrants safety when taking part in classes or social dancing activities. Additionally, Lindy Hop on the Rock is committed to educating participants about proper dance etiquette and safety in each class. However, taking part in any physical activity presents inherent risk. In consideration of being allowed to participant in any way in the classes, social dance events, or other activities offered by Lindy Hop on Rock, I, the undersigned, acknowledge, appreciate, and agree that:

  • The risk of injury resulting from the activities involved in these classes and related social dancing activities is present and includes but is not limited to concussion, broken bones, permanent paralysis, and death.
  •  As a participant, I agree that I will not put other participants at risk by performing “air steps” during social dances without first obtaining consent and without first assessing potential risk to myself, my dancing partner, and other participants.
  • I will share space on the dance floor and observe proper etiquette when dancing with a partner and agree that other participants have right of way on the social dance floor.
  • I knowingly and freely assume all such risk, both known and unknown. Even if arising from negligence of the releases or others and assume full responsibility for my participation.
  • I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS LINDY HOP ON THE ROCK, its board members, volunteers, employees, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and leasers of premises used to conduct the classes and social dance event (RELEASEES), from any and all claims, demands, losses, and liability arising out of or related to any INJURY, DISABILITY OR DEATH I may suffer, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS. I UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.

- Last Revision: October 21, 2017