WAIVER & RELEASE OF LIABILITY By signing below and participating in the bikeWESTIN Ride (the “Ride”) hosted by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (“Starwood”) on _________________ (date), I agree to the following terms and conditions: -
I understand that by participating in the Ride I am engaging in a dangerous activity which could result in serious bodily injury including permanent disability, paralysis and death, and a risk of damage to or loss of property arising out of my participation. I choose to proceed with this activity and fully accept and assume all risks and all responsibility for losses, costs and damages I incur as a result of my participation with the Ride.
I am at least eighteen (18) years of age and weigh less than the bicycle weight limit of 300 pounds.
I am aware of no physical limitations that would limit or prevent me from participating.
I agree I will not intentionally act in any way or use any object in a reckless, wanton or negligent manner or with the intent to cause injury to another participant.
I understand that photographs of individuals participating in the Ride may be taken, and I grant to Starwood, its affiliates, and its and their owned, managed and franchised properties, the irrevocable and unrestricted right and permission to photograph and record me and use my name, photograph, image, voice, likeness and the recording, in whole or in part, and to use, edit, present, transmit, and display the same, without restriction as to changes or transformations, in connection with its business, in all forms and media now know or hereafter developed, without payment of additional royalties.
I hereby release and forever discharge Starwood, and those acting with the authority or permission thereof, from any and all liability arising from my participation in the Ride or in connection with the use of my name, photograph, image, voice, likeness and the recording, including, without limitation, claims for libel and invasion and privacy.
Please answer the following questions so we can better prepare for our Ride: What is your current height? ____________________
What is your current age? ____________________
Please check the activity level that best applies to you:
□ Low – Daily activities include no exercise or under 20 minutes of light exercise □ Average – Daily activities include at least 30 minutes of vigorous exercise □ High – Daily activities include intense exercise for 1.5 hours or more How comfortable would you say you are with bike riding? Check which best applies.
□ Not Comfortable – Do not ride often or do not know how to ride a bike □ Somewhat Comfortable – Knows how to ride but is not a frequent rider □ Very Comfortable – Rides all the time and is very experienced Do you have any existing health issues?
The undersigned has read, understood and voluntarily signs this release and waiver of liability. Confirmed and Agreed to: By: Name: Date: