Terms and conditions of hire
I, hereby acknowledge and agree that in my participation in activities run by Balmoral Water Sports Centre and/or arising out of the hire of equipment from Balmoral Water Sports Centre:
1. I will not hold Balmoral Water Sports Centre, its officers, directors and employees responsible for any injury, death, accident, illness, delay, personal loss, personal property damage or other loss sustained by me and hereby release Balmoral Water Sports Centre, its officers, directors and employees due to any cause whatsoever, including without limitation, negligence on the part of Balmoral Water Sports Centre or its employees. I further agree to indemnify Balmoral Water Sports Centre and its employees for any and all legal fees (on a solicitor and his own client basis) or costs which may be incurred in defending any lawsuit or claim I may bring against them.
2. AND I DO HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT:
(a) I understand the nature of the activities run by Balmoral Water Sports Centre and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such activity. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the activity.
(b) I will participate in activities run by Balmoral Water Sports Centre and/or hire equipment from Balmoral Water Sports Centre entirely at my own risk. Participation in any outdoor activity and travel in natural, outdoor environments involve inherent risks, dangers and hazards. These risks may include, but are not limited to: natural disasters, forces of nature, weather conditions, slippery footing, boat factors, water, isolation from medical facilities, difficult evacuation, equipment failure, mechanical breakdown, human error and accidents. These and other risks may cause serious injury, illness, death, personal property damage or personal losses.
(c) That this Waiver of all Claims, Release from Liability and Assumption of Risk is binding on myself, my heirs, my executors, administrators, personal representatives and assigns.
(d) That the term “activities” as used in the Waiver of all Claims, Release from Liability and Assumption of Risk includes without limiting the generality of that term, training sessions, programmes and events that are in any way authorized, sanctioned, organized or operated by Balmoral Water Sports Centre.
(e) I understand that by signing this release I may be forever prevented from suing or otherwise claiming against Balmoral Water Sports Centre, its officers, directors and employees for certain loss or damages, whether for property loss or personal injury, that I may sustain while participating in adventure activities. I confirm that I have carefully read this agreement and understand its terms as acknowledged by my signature below.
* Minors, under 18 years old, must have parent or legal guardian witness the form. Note: All participants in your party are required to read the waiver before a booking/reservation can be confirmed.