RIDER ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
Every rider must agree to the terms and conditions below when they submit a registration form.
I understand that the PA EMS Memorial Bike Ride is both a mentally and physically challenging undertaking. I understand and acknowledge that I bear the sole responsibility for determining my physical and mental preparedness for this undertaking and represent that I have the physical and mental capabilities to participate in this event.
I understand that I am agreeing to partake in this event on my own free will, and do understand and acknowledge that there is a certain risk of injury or death occurring to myself during this event. I fully accept and assume the risk and responsibility for any possible injuries, losses, costs, and/or damages that might occur, and do hereby agree to hold harmless and release from any and all liability the PA EMS Memorial Bike Ride, its Sponsors, Coordinators, affiliates, agents, officers and directors, fellow riders, and the members, owners and/or lessees/lessors of any property and/or premises where the Ride or any Ride-related activities occur (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Ride”).
I further agree and acknowledge that the bicycle I will be using in the Ride is in good working order and that I am familiar with its controls and operation. I agree to abide by all applicable laws, rules and regulations regarding the operation of bicycles, including but not limited to observing all posted traffic signs and warnings.
I acknowledge the responsibility to conduct myself at all times, including during riding hours and during after-hours activities and free time, in a manner befitting the emergency medical services profession and the memory of the EMS professionals who are being honored by this event. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Ride for any liability arising in any manner from my conduct or activities during riding hours or during any after-hours activities or free time.
I understand and acknowledge that I am solely responsible to pay any fines, costs or penalties that may be assessed by any law enforcement agency regarding my violation of any laws, regulations, traffic rules or other applicable law.
I acknowledge that I have had an opportunity to fully read this document prior to signing it, and I understand that this contains a legal release of any claims I may have against the PA EMS Memorial Bike Ride and the other parties named in this document.
*If rider is under 18 years of age, the rider’s parent or legal guardian must agree for the rider.