Phoenix Area Biking, Hiking Etc. Message Board › Liability Waivers for rides with Global Bikes
We will be requiring that everyone who rides with us in the future to sign this waiver releasing us from liability before the ride. We will have hard copies available to sign before rides, please be prepared to sign.
We have a great time on these rides and they have proven to be very educational. We just need to protect ourselves so we can continue offering great rides and events.
Global Bikes Ride Waiver of Liability and Incident Report
Ride Leader ________________________________ Ride Date: ____/ ____/ _____
Ride Leader Phone: ____- ____- _______ Ride Category ____________ Mileage ________
Please return all waivers and incident reports to Alan Lepak at Global Bikes in Gilbert, AZ.
While bicycling is an outstanding recreational sport, it also involves risk and even dangers. Some of these dangers are limited to: traveling on or crossing heavily traveled roads, steep descents, potholes, accidents, unexpected moves of another rider, physical exertion, fatigue, flat tires, and motorists. Ride terrain, pace and distance may vary from the written or verbal description. In addition to the above, mountain bike rides may involve steep descents on heavily rutted roads, trails, as well as rock and log hopping. Cactus, snakes or other wildlife may also prove to be a danger in AZ.
I acknowledge that Global Bikes encourages the wearing of helmets and other safety gear and agree to hold Global Bikes harmless for any injury resulting from my failure to wear a helmet or other safety gear.
The undersigned acknowledges that the risks recited above, as well as numerous other dangers are inherent in recreational bicycling and the undersigned agrees to assume all risks associated with participation in club/shop activities. The undersigned further agrees to save and hold harmless Global Bikes, its’ employees, ride leader, coordinators, members, and other riders from any and all liability for any injury or damage resulting from, or in any way connected with, participation group/shop/club activities.
I warrant that I am competent to ride safely and that my bicycle and equipment are in safe working condition. I agree to obey all traffic laws and to practice safety and courtesy when cycling. I hereby consent to and permit any emergency treatment in the event of injury or illness.
In the case of children under the age of 18, I hereby agree to the terms of the above waiver on behalf of my child (children). I agree to abide by federal, sate, and local helmet laws as they apply to my child (children). I agree that Global Bikes, its officers, activity organizers, employees, ride leaders and other members have no obligation to provide instruction to, or supervision of my children.
I give Global Bikes, its employees, agents and assigns, unlimited permission to use, publish and re-publish in any form of media, reproductions of my likeness, (photographs or video) with or without identification of me by name. I agree to not demand payment or any other compensation and agree to hold the above parties harmless of all liability arising from such use.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS WAIVER. I AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY IT.
Signature Print Name
1. ______________________________________ ___________________________________
Emergency or Mobil Number (Circle One) Parent or Guardian Signature
____________________________ E or M ___________________________________
Emergency Contact Name and Phone Number