I hereby acknowledge and agree that my participation in this event may expose me to many inherent risks; including but not limited to the potential exposure to viral illnesses such as influenza, COVID-19, SARS and others. I am aware of the recent global pandemic involving viral illnesses and specifically COVID-19. These are serious and dangerous infections, which could cause grave illness and in some cases death.
I assume all risks associated with my participation in the event. I proceed with participating in the event willingly, voluntarily and with full knowledge and appreciation of these risks, which include close and continued contact with others.
I acknowledge my responsibility to communicate any personal circumstances which might conflict with my ability to safely participate; and I acknowledge that I have a duty and responsibility not to participate if I am concerned for my health and safety, or if my own personal condition poses any risks of harm to others.
By signing below, I acknowledge my understanding of all of the above; and I hereby waive, hold harmless and release the Catholic Diocese of Savannah and its leadership, owners, officers, members, representatives, agents, employees, contractors, successors and assigns from and against any claim for personal injury (including death) or illness of any kind arising out of my participation. I hereby also agree to indemnify and defend the Catholic Diocese of Savannah against any third party claim of an injury alleged to have been caused by or as a result of my participation.