This is a waiver of liability and consent form. Please Read the entire document before attending the ride.
I know that motorcycle riding is a potentially hazardous activity and that I should not enter this event and ride unless I am physically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by all federal, state and local laws and regulations and Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish policies and procedures for the Motorcycle Event (The "Event") for my personal safety, the safety of others, and, as applicable, the operation of a Motorcycle during the event. I know that Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish will conduct the events in compliance with state laws as they pertain to wearing legally required safety equipment, including helmets and other appropriate clothing and eye wear (the "safety equipment"). If the state requires any such safety equipment to be worn, I and my passenger will wear the required safety equipment. I will ensure that my passenger and I will abstain from alcohol consumption during the course of the event. I assume all risks associated with participating in the Event including, but not limit to, falls, collisions, the effects of the weather, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I will accept full responsibility for any risk to my safety and well-being and to any passenger I may have, and for any third parties who may be placed at risk suffer any injury, harm, death, or loss (real or personal) from my acts or omissions during the Event. I represent that I am duly licensed to operate said vehicle, and that the motorcycle I will use is in good condition and working order; and is dully licensed, insured and suitable for its intended purpose. If I will participate in the Event as a passenger, I agree to all terms and conditions of the Consent, Waiver, and Release as they may be applied to my participation in the Event as a passenger. In consideration of the furtherance of the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish purposes, objectives, and work, and in consideration of the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish permitting me, or as any minor under my guardianship, to participate in the Event by submitting this form or by participating in this Event, I do herby waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages which I, or as applicable the above-referenced participating minor, may have against the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish, third parties in connection with the municipalities or property through or over which the Event will take place, as well as any other persons or entities connected with the Event, their heirs, executors, administrators, successors, and designs for any and all injuries which I or the participating minor under my guardianship , may suffer while taking part in the Event as a result thereof. As a policy matter, the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish prefers not to accept restricted donations. However, you may request in writing to have your own personal donation be restricted and the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish will honor it. Riders cannot legally restrict donations on behalf of their sponsors without the sponsors’ written permission.
I also give the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish consent to use my name, picture, likeness, biographical information in recordings · of any medium, now invented or yet to be invented, for editorial, educational, promotional, and advertising purposes, for the solicitation of contributions and/or for any other purpose in the furtherance of the mission and objectives of the Ride to Benefit Melissa’s Wish.