In consideration for The Miracle League of Frisco (which term shall include its directors, officers, partners, sponsors, employees, volunteers, agents and subsidiaries and shall hereinafter be referred to as MLF) providing the opportunity to compete, coach, volunteer, direct, manage, officiate or otherwise participate in MLF activities and events. By checking the box and completing this registration, I (hereinafter referred to as PARTICIPANT) agree to the following terms:
I am fully aware of the risks and hazards connected with participating in MLF activities, and I am fully aware that there may be risks and hazards unknown to me connected with participating in such activities. I hereby elect to voluntarily participate in such activities knowing that conditions may be hazardous, or may become hazardous or dangerous to me and my property. I voluntarily assume full responsibility for any risk of loss, property damage or personal injury, including death, which may be sustained by me, or any loss of or damage to property owned by me, as a result of my being a participant in such activities. I consent to receive first-aid and/or emergency care by a qualified Emergency Medical Technician or physician or any other person in the event I suffer an injury during MLF events or activities.
I hereby waive, release, and discharge and agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MLF from any and all claims for damages for death, personal injury or property damage, whether or not resulting from the negligence, gross negligence or misconduct of any person, that I may have as a result of my participation in MLF events or activities. This release is intended to discharge MLF from and against any and all liability arising out of or connected in any way with my participation in MLF events and activities even though that liability may arise, in whole or in part, out of negligence or carelessness on the part of MLF.
I hereby grant unto MLF the right to conduct a background history to include investigation of local and national criminal databases. The MLF acknowledges any background investigation will not include financial or credit history. I hereby grant unto MLF the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use my name, likeness, image, voice, and/or appearance as such may be embodied in any pictures, photos, video recordings, audiotapes, digital images, and the like, (hereinafter referred to as IMAGES) taken or made in connection with my participation in any event or activity (regardless of receipt of money or other compensation for such participation) which MLF has in any way organized, hosted, sponsored, participated or has otherwise been involved with. I agree that MLF shall have complete ownership of IMAGES, including the entire copyright, and may use IMAGES for any legal purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to illustrations, bulletins, exhibitions, videotapes, reprints, reproductions, publications, advertisements, and any promotional or educational materials, in any medium now known or later developed, including internet-based media. I acknowledge that I will not receive any compensation for the use of IMAGES, and I hereby waive, release and discharge any and all claims which arise out of or are in any way connected with such use, and further agree to indemnify and hold MLF harmless from all costs and damages arising out of any such claims.
To the extent that I will use, borrow or possess MLF property, I agree to use reasonable care to ensure that MLF property is not damaged, destroyed, lost or stolen. In the event that any MLF property is damaged, destroyed, lost or stolen while being used or borrowed by me or while in my possession, I will immediately notify the MLF Asset and Merchandise Manager and I will take all reasonable steps to mitigate such loss. Upon notification from MLF, I will immediately refrain from continued use of MLF property and will surrender such property to the appropriate MLF representative.
I agree that this Participation Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by local and state laws. I agree that in the event that any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not otherwise affect the remainder of the Agreement, which shall continue to be held enforceable to the fullest extent possible. This Participation Agreement shall be binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, successors, and assigns.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THIS PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT AND ENTER INTO IT VOLUNTARILY, IN AGREEMENT WITH ALL OF THE ABOVE TERMS AND IN CONSIDERATION OF THE OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN MLF EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES.