Waiver of Liability, Release, and Assumption of Risk Agreement

In consideration of the opportunity to participate in the events and activities offered by Ho‘okua‘āina, a Hawai‘i non-profit corporation on that certain real property located at 916 Auloa Road, owned by Michele and Dean Wilhelm, I, for myself, or child:In consideration of the opportunity to participate in the events and activities offered by Ho‘okua‘āina, a Hawai‘i non-profit corporation on that certain real property located at 916 Auloa Road, owned by Michele and Dean Wilhelm, I, for myself, or child:

1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree and represent that I understand the nature of Ho‘okua‘āina activities 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.

2. FULLY UNDERSTAND THAT: (a) Ho‘okua‘āina activities, involve risks and dangers; (b) these risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in Ho‘okua‘āina activities, or the condition in which the activity takes place; and (c) I fully accept and assume all risks and all responsibilities for injuries I incur as a result of my participation in the activity.

3. AUTHORIZE travel by public carriers and/or private vehicles driven by an adult representative, or by foot when it is within walking distance.

4. AUTHORIZE Ho‘okua‘āina staff and representatives to take whatever emergency medical measures are deemed necessary for my protection or that of my child while she/he is in their care.  I understand that this authorization includes the provision of first aid and CPR, calling the physician I have named herein and transportation to the nearest hospital/medical center.

5. HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE Ho‘okua‘āina and all persons acting pursuant to its authority, from all liability for foreseen and unforeseen damages to the participant and/or property of the participant arising out of my/his/her participation with Ho‘okua‘āina.

6. PERMISSION RELEASE to Use Photograph or Likeness: I hereby give my permission to Ho‘okua‘āina to use my or my child’s name, photographic image, video or audio, in whole or in part, for public information and for marketing activities at the discretion of Ho‘okua‘āina.  I understand that the photographs, video or audio remain the property of Ho‘okua‘āina.

7. FULLY UNDERSTAND THAT this waiver consents liability release for the duration of my participation with Ho‘okua‘āina for one full year from the date of signature of this agreement.
I have read this agreement, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by signing it and have signed it freely and without inducement or assurance of any nature.