ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
I WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ACTIVITIES OF Santa Barbara Food & Wine Society, LLC dba Epicurean Santa Barbara (the “Club”). I understand that I will be participating in activities in developed and undeveloped areas, on land and on the water, in all locations worldwide with other members of the Club. I also understand that the Club and its vendors and contractors selects locations and destinations based on general information available to the general public and that neither the officers of the Club visit the locations or sites to determine their suitability for me or any other participant. I am aware that risks of participating in these activities include the risk of physical injury and or death caused by, but not limited to, terrain, temperature, weather, equipment, vehicular traffic, over-exertion, my own physical condition, and, actions of other people including, but not limited to other participants, officers of the Club, contractors, vendors and volunteers.
I certify that I am in good health, physically fit, and capable of extended physical activity in the out-of-doors, and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. I acknowledge that the Club may, and shall, rely on this certification by me of my physical condition.
I acknowledge that this Accident Waiver and Release of Liability when executed by me will be used by the Club, contractors, vendors, event sponsors and organizers for any and all Epicurean Santa Barbara activities in which I participate and further acknowledge that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at any and all such Club activities. This Waiver and Release shall remain in full force and effect throughout my entire Club membership.
In consideration of being permitted to participate in Club activities, I hereby take this action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns as follows:
(A) I Waiver, Release and Discharge from any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or actions of any kinds which may hereafter occur to me, the Epicurean Santa Barbara, its officers, directors and members, representatives, and or agents; (B) I do, and agree to , Indemnify and Hold Harmless the aforesaid entities and individuals for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, legal representatives, assignees and successors in interest (collectively “Successors”). I HEREBY WAIVE, RELEASE, DISCHARGE, HOLD HARMLESS AND PROMISE TO INDEMNIFY AND NOT TO SUE THE RELEASEES, SPONSORS, OFFICERS, CONTRACTORS, VENDORS AND ORGANIZERS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS INCLUDING CLAIMS ARISING FROM THE RELEASEE’S OWN NEGLIGENCE which I have or which may hereafter accrue to me and from any and all damages which may be sustained by me directly or indirectly in connection with, or arising out of my participation in or association with the Club activities, including without limitation travel to or return from Club events.
This Accident Waiver and Release of Liability shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law.
I hereby consent to receive medical treatment, which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident and or illness during Club activities. I hereby certify that I am twenty-one (21) years of age or older and that I have read this document and that I fully understand its content.
AUDIO/PHOTO/VIDEO MEDIA RELEASE
I grant permission to the Epicurean Santa Barbara and its agents or employees to use photographs and/or video and audio taken of me. These images may be used in educational and marketing materials such as social media, recruiting collateral and both printed and online newsletters. Furthermore, I authorize the use of my image, likeness, and voice for all program promotion, materials, and any other purposes in connection with the program deemed appropriate and necessary by the Epicurean Santa Barbara.
I hereby agree to release, defend, and hold harmless the Epicurean Santa Barbara and its agents or employees, including any firm publishing and/or distributing the finished product in whole or in part, whether on paper, via electronic media, or on Web sites, from any claim, damages, or liability arising from or related to the use of the photographs/video, including but not limited to any misuse, distortion, blurring, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form, either intentionally or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in taking, processing, reduction, or production of the finished product, its publication, or distribution.
I am 21 years of age or older and have read this release, fully understanding the contents, meaning, and impact of this release. I understand that I am free to address any specific questions regarding this release by submitting those questions in writing prior to executing, and I agree that my failure to do so will be interpreted as a free and knowledgeable acceptance of the terms of this release.