I understand that participating in yoga classes, programs or workshops offered by Ahana Yoga includes physical activity and movements, and may include physical adjustments, assists and light touching by the instructor(s).
As is the case with any physical activity, the risk of injury, even serious or disabling, is always present and cannot be entirely eliminated. In taking part in the yoga classes, programs, workshops, or other activities at Ahana Yoga, I understand and acknowledge that I am fully responsible for any and all risks, injuries, or damages, known or unknown, which might occur as a result of my participation in the yoga classes, programs, or workshops.
By signing, I represent and warrant that I am in good physical health and do not suffer from any medical condition(s) which would prevent my full participation in the classes offered by Ahana Yoga. I understand that it is my responsibility to consult with a physician prior to and regarding my participation in any of the yoga classes, programs, or workshops. If I am pregnant, become pregnant or I am post-natal or post-surgical, my signature verifies that I have my physician's approval to participate.
My signature further acknowledges that I consent to instructors providing me with physical adjustments and/or physically assisting me during the yoga classes, programs, or workshops. If I do not wish to receive any physical adjustments or assists I agree to verbally notify the instructor prior to the start of the yoga class.
I, myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors and assigns hereby VOLUNTARILY AND IRREVOCABLY WAIVE, RELEASE AND DISCHARGE FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY Ahana Yoga, its owners, directors, officers, employees, volunteers, instructors, and agents, from any claim, demand, cause of action of any kind resulting from or related to my participation in the yoga classes, programs, or workshops offered at the facility, including but not limited to, death, disability, personal injury, property damage, or property theft.
The Liability Waiver Agreement shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waive to the maximum extent permissible under Florida law. I acknowledge that this Liability Waiver Agreement form will be used by the persons or entities being released in the yoga classes, programs or workshops and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities in said classes.
I hereby certify that I have read and fully understand and agree to the above terms of this Liability Waiver Agreement.
I am aware that this is a release of liability as well as a contract and I am legally competent to sign and sign it of my own free will.
I also understand that during yoga classes, programs, or workshops, I may be photographed or videoed. I agree to allow my photo, video or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purposes by Ahana Yoga.
By signing below, you are agreeing to follow our physical distancing and safety protocols.
Although strict measures are being taken by Ahana Yoga, to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (such as physical distancing, staggered classes, and deep sanitization, etc.), the undersigned acknowledges that attending classes at Ahana Yoga could result in COVID-19 infection. Accordingly, in addition to all waivers and limits on liability already agreed to by the parties and because of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the undersigned, HEREBY WAIVES AND RELEASES, indemnifies, holds harmless and forever discharges Ahana Yoga and its members, agents, employees, officers, directors, contractors, affiliates, successors and assigns, of and from any and all claims, demands, debts, prosecutions, expenses, causes of action, lawsuits, damages and liabilities, of every kind and nature, whether known or unknown, in law or equity, that I ever had or may have, arising from or in any way related to participation in any of the events or activities conducted by, on the premises of, or for the benefit of, Ahana Yoga, provided that this waiver of liability does not apply to any acts of gross negligence, or intentional, willful or wanton misconduct, further, it is acknowledged that operation during the pandemic does not fall into these categories.
I also understand that the activities that I will participate in may be considered inherently dangerous and may cause serious or grievous injuries, including bodily injury, COVID-19 infection, loss of/damage to personal property and/or death. On behalf of myself, my heirs, assigns and next of kin, I waive all related claims for damages, injuries and death sustained to me or my property that I may have against Ahana Yoga.
By this Waiver, I assume any risk, and take full responsibility and waive any claims of personal injury, COVID-19 infection, death or damage to personal property associated with Ahana Yoga, including but not limited to receiving yoga training at the facility, using the facility and its equipment in any manner, form or fashion, and practicing and/or engaging in yoga activities or other related activities on and off the premises.
I have read, understand and fully agree to the terms of this Agreement. I understand and confirm that by signing the Agreement I have given up considerable future legal rights. I have signed this Agreement freely, voluntarily, under no duress or threat of duress, without inducement, promise or guarantee being communicated to me. My signature is proof of my intention to execute a complete and unconditional WAIVER AND RELEASE of all liability to the full extent of the law. I am 18 years of age or older and mentally competent to enter into this waiver.