Player Waiver

Player Waiver, Release of Liability, Indemnification Agreement

I, a player in Gotham Soccer League (the League), acknowledge, agree and understand that:

  1. Voluntarily and of my own free will, I elect to participate as a member of the soccer team and the League.
  2. I understand that there are certain risks and hazards involved in
    participating in soccer that may result in injury or death to me or
    other players, including, but not limited to those hazards associated
    with weather conditions, playing conditions, equipment and other
  3. I understand that slide tackling and other soccer
    activities are dangerous to me and to other players and may result in
    serious injury or death.
  4. I understand that the very nature of
    the game of soccer is hazardous and risky, including, but not limited
    to, the acts of kicking, throwing, heading, running, jumping,
    stretching, sliding, diving, and collisions with other players and with
    stationary objects, all of which can cause serious injury or death to me
    and to other players.

Further, I, a player in the League,
agree that in consideration for the right to play as a member of the
team in the League and in consideration for permission to play on the
fields arranged for by the team or league: 1. I voluntarily elect to
accept and assume all risks of injury incurred or suffered by me (a)
while practicing or playing as a member of the team so designated, (b)
while serving in a non-playing capacity as team member during practice
or play by other teams or by other players on my team, and (c) while on
or upon the premises of any and all of the fields arranged for by my
team or league for practice or play. 2. I release, discharge and agree
not to sue the team and league designated below, the fieldowner or other
entity designated below, or their owners, officers, agents, servants,
associations, employees, or any person or entity connected with the
team, league, field for any claim, damages, costs or cause of action
which I have or may have in the future as a result of injuries or
damages, sustained or incurred by me from whatever cause including but
not limited to the negligence, breach of contract or wrongful conduct of
the parties hereby released.