Each participant must read and complete this form before making a booking for any event or activity offered by YouSkate.. This includes both children and their parent/guardian.

Name of the Activity or Event offered by YouSkate: Kids Club, any Lesson, Skate Tour, or Party,

Released Parties: YouSkate (ABN 74683860370) and its principal, instructors or coaches, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents, the activity or event holders, activity or event sponsors and activity or event volunteers, hereafter referred to in full as YouSkate.

  1. I assume all of the risks of participating and/or volunteering in this activity or event, including by way of example and not limited by, any risks that may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part 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.

  2. I certify that I am physically fit, have sufficiently prepared or trained for participation in the activity or event, and have not been advised to not participate by a qualified medical professional. I certify that there are no health-related reasons or problems that preclude my participation in this activity or event.

  3. I acknowledge that this Accident Waiver and Release of Liability Form will be used by the event holders, sponsors and organisers of the activity or event in which I may participate, and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at the activity or event.

  4. In consideration of my participation in this event, I take action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns as follows:

    I waive, release and discharge from any and all liability the Released Parties, including but not limited to, liability arising from the negligence or fault of the Released Parties, for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft, or actions of any kind which may occur to me including my travelling to and from this event; and

    I indemnify, hold harmless and promise not to sue the Released Parties from any and all liabilities or claims made as a result of participation in this activity or event, whether caused by their negligence or otherwise.

  5. I acknowledge that YouSkate is not responsible for the errors, omissions, acts or failures to act of any party or entity conducting a specific event or activity on behalf of YouSkate.

  6. I acknowledge that this activity or event may involve a test of a person’s physical and mental limits and may carry with it the potential for death, serious injury, and property loss. The risks may include, but are not limited to, those caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of participants, equipment, vehicular traffic, actions of other people including, but not limited to, participants, volunteers, spectators, coaches, event officials, event monitors and/or producers of the event and lack of hydration. These risks are not only inherent to participants, but are also present for volunteers.

  7. I hereby consent to receive medical treatment that may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident, and/or illness during this activity or event.

  8. I understand that at this event or related activities, I may be photographed and/or filmed. I agree to allow my name, photo, video, image, any statement made by me or film likeness (Personal Material) to be used for any purpose by YouSkate, the event holders, producers, sponsors, organizers, and assigns including but not limited to any advertising, promotional, educational or other material or campaign, website or online application that YouSkate may run from time to time..

  9. The use in clause 8 above may include associating any of the Personal Material together with any image in any medium and in any context which advertises or promotes YouSkate or any products or services offered by YouSkate.

  10. I agree that any use by YouSkate of Personal Material will be without payment to me and without seeking my further consent.

  11. I acknowledge that all proprietary rights including any intellectual property rights in any promotional material that includes my Personal Material (including all material adapted there from) will be owned exclusively by YouSkate, and to the extent necessary, I hereby assign to YouSkate any existing and future rights, including any intellectual property rights that I would otherwise have in the Personal Material or promotional material created out of it.

  12. The accident waiver and release of liability shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law within Australian states and territories.

    I certify that I have read this document and that I fully understand its content. I am aware that this is a release of liability and binding contract and I agree to it by ticking the waiver box on the booking form.

    (if under 18 years old, Parent or Guardian must also agree by ticking the relevant waiver box)

    PARENT / GUARDIAN WAIVER FOR MINORS (Under 18 years old)

    The parent or guardian represents that he/she is, in fact, acting in such capacity, has consented to his/her child or ward’s participation in the activity or event, and has agreed individually and on behalf of the child or ward, to the terms of the accident waiver and release of liability set out above. The parent or guardian further agrees to save and hold harmless and indemnify the Released Parties from all liability, loss, cost, claim, or damage whatsoever which may be imposed upon the Released Parties because of any defect in or lack of such capacity to so act and release the Released Parties on behalf of the minor and the parents or guardian.