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 participants.
  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.

GOTHAM SOCCER LEAGUE, GOTHAM SOCCER LEAGUE LLC