This agreement is entered as an applicant to the Santa Cruz Todo Kai, such participant being hereinafter referred to as “member”, and the Santa Cruz Todo Kai, hereinafter referred to as “the Todo Kai”. All provisions of this agreement shall grant protection to any members of the Todo Kai while participants in any activity of the Todo Kai, not limited to third parties while at the Todo Kai studio, or while demonstrating, practicing, or attending activities at other sites while participating as a member of Santa Cruz Todo Kai.
The member acknowledges that he/she is applying for instruction in a study involving weapons that can cut, and is aware of the danger of physical injury necessarily attendant upon his/her engaging in the activities of the Todo Kai. The member also agrees that in engaging in such athletic activities he/she does so at his/her own risk, and that he/she fully assumes all responsibility for any injury or damages to equipment or personal property which he/she sustains as a result of engaging in such athletic activities.
Further, the member fully releases and absolves the Todo Kai from any responsibilities or liability, and waives any claims or right to claim compensation arising from, or connected with, any injuries or damages resulting from the member’s engaging in any physical activities in the Todo Kai. This release and waiver shall apply whether or not any such physical injury is sustained while the member is actually participating in the physical activity, or is anywhere within the vicinity wherein such activity is being conducted.
I hereby acknowledge that I am assuming the risk and responsibility for any and all injuries that I may suffer due to injury, suffered by me or caused by third parties, to me arising out of the practice of such instruction as takes place at the Todo Kai, other facilities available. I further acknowledge that I am responsible for providing my own personal health, medical, dental and accident coverage. I hereby release New York Todo Kai and it’s members from liability for any injury or loss suffered by myself.