Tournament Release Agreement

BY SIGNING THE TOURNAMENT ENTRY FORM OR PRESSING THE "SUBMIT" BUTTON ON THE ONLINE ENTRY FORM, YOU AGREE TO THE CONDITIONS IN THIS FORT WAYNE PICKLEBALL INC TOURNAMENT RELEASE AGREEMENT BELOW.

Release. In consideration of being permitted to participate in any way in this Fort Wayne Pickleball City Tournament, I, for myself, my heirs or assigns, hereby release, waive, discharge and covenant not to sue the Aboite Township, Fort Wayne Pickleball, Inc., their officers or board and agents from liability from any and all claims resulting in personal injuries, accidents or illnesses (including death) and property loss arising from, but not limited to, participation in the Tournament.

Assumption of Risk. Participation in the Tournament carries with it certain inherent risks that cannot be eliminated regardless of the care taken to avoid injuries. The specific risks vary but include 1) minor injuries such as bruises, sprains and dehydration, 2) major injuries such as eye injuries, joint or back injuries, heat stroke, heart attacks, and concussions, and 3) catastrophic injuries such as paralysis and death. I have read the previous paragraphs and I know, understand and appreciate these and other risks that are inherent in playing pickleball. I assert that my participation is voluntary and that I knowingly assume all such risks.

Indemnification and Hold Harmless. I also agree to indemnify and hold Aboite Township, Fort Wayne Pickleball Inc, and all named above harmless from any and all claims, actions, suits, costs, expenses, damages and liabilities, including attorney’s fees brought as a result of my involvement in the Tournament.

Use Permission. I also give Fort Wayne Pickleball, Inc and its agents and designees permission to use or distribute, without limitation or obligation, my image, name, voice, and words for any purpose connected with the Tournament, including promotional, marketing, training, informational, and archival uses.