I have volunteered to participate in a fitness program provided to me by REAL LIFE FITNESS OC (“Trainer”), which may include, but may not be limited to, resistance training and aerobic or cardiovascular exercise. In consideration of Trainer’s agreement to instruct and train me, I do here now and forever release and discharge and hereby hold harmless Trainer and his respective agents, heirs, assigns, contractors, and employees from any and all claims, demands, damages, rights of action or causes of action, present or future, arising out of or connected with my participation in this or any exercise program including any injuries resulting there from.THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABLILITY INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INJURIES WHICH MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF (1) EQUIPMENT BELONGING TO TRAINER OR TO MYSELF THAT MAY MALFUCNTION OR BREAK; (2) ANY SLIP, FALL, DROPPING OF EQUIPMENT; (3) AND/OR NEGLIGENT INSTRUCTION OR SUPERVISION.
I have been informed of, understand, and am aware that any exercise program, whether or not requiring the use of exercise equipment, is a potentially hazardous activity. I also have been informed of, understand, and am aware that any exercise and/or fitness activities involve a risk of injury as well as abnormal changes in blood pressure, fainting, and a remote risk of heart attack, stroke, other serious disability or death, and that I am voluntarily pariticipating in these activities and using equipment and machinery with full knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the dangers involved. I hereby agree to expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury regardless of severity, or death. I have been advisded that an examination by a physician should be obtained by anyone prior to commencing a fitness and/or exercise program, or initiating a substantial change in the amount of regular physical activity performed.
If I have chosen not to obtain a physician’s consent prior to beginning this fitness program with Trainer, I hereby agree that I am doing so solely at my own risk. In any event, I acknowledge and agree that I assume the risks associated with any and all fitness related activities and/or exercises in which I participate.
I have agreed to purchase a membership at REAL LIFE FITNESS that allows me access at certain open gym hours. As such, I am aware that there will be NO SUPERVISION OR ASSISTANCE DURING CERTAIN HOURS. I am also aware that if I am injured, become unconscious, suffer a stroke or heart attack , that there will likely be no one to respond to my emergency and this facility has no duty to provide assistance to myself. Even though this facility is equipped with surveillance cameras, if it is likely that I should require immediate assistance, none will be provided. I understand the Trainer HIGHLY recommends that I have a workout partner accompany myself while at the club, but it is entirely up to me.
This waiver and release of liability includes without limitation, all injuries which may occur, regardless of negligence, as a result of;(a) my uses of all amenities and equipment in the facility and my own participation in any activity, class, program, personal training or instruction, (b) the sudden and unforeseen malfunctioning of any equipment and (c) your slipping and/or falling while in the club, or on the club premises, including adjacent parking areas and sidewalks.I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE THOROUGHLY READ THIS FORM IN ITS ENTIRETY AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THAT IT IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY. BY SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT I AM WAIVING ANY RIGHT I OR MY SUCCESSORS MIGHT HAVE TO BRING A LEGAL ACTION OR ASSERT A CLAIM AGAINST TRAINER FOR YOUR NEGLIGENCE OR THAT OF YOUR EOMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR CONTRACTORS.This form is an important legal document that explains the risks you are assuming by beginning an exercise program. It is critical that you have read and understand this document completely. If you do not understand any part of this document, it is your ultimate responsibility to ask for clarification prior to signing it.