In consideration of enrolling as a student of Bikram Yoga Rye Brook at 200 South Ridge Street, Rye NY 10573, I continuously acknowledge represent, covenant and agree on behalf of myself, my heirs, personal representatives and/or assign as follows:
I am or will be participating in the yoga classes, health programs or workshops offered by Bikram Yoga Rye Brook during which I will receive information and instruction about yoga and health. These Programs entail intensive physical activity (conducted in a heated room, approximately 105 degrees Farenheit) and exertion by me. I recognize that such physical activity and exertion may be difficult and strenuous and may cause or aggravate a physical injury or medical condition. I am fully aware of and accept the risks and hazards involved.
In consideration of being allowed to participate in and access the classes, events, activities, workshops, and other programs and using the premises, facilities, and equipment (individually and/or collectively, the “classes and facilities”of Bikram Yoga Rye Brook, I hereby (1) agree to assume full responsibility for any and all injuries or damage which are sustained or aggravated by me in relation to the Classes and Facilities, (2) release, indemnify, and hold harmless Bikram Yoga Rye Brook, its direct and indirect parent, subsidiary affiliate entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, employees, representatives and agents, and each of their respective successors and assigns and all others, from any and all responsibility, claims, actions, suits, procedures, costs, expenses, damages, and liabilities to the fullest extent allowed by law arising out of or in any way related to participation in the Classes or use of the Facilities, and (3) represent that I (a) have no medical or physical condition that would prevent me from properly participating in Classes or using the Facilities, (b) do not have a physical or mental condition that would put me in any physical or medical danger, and (c) have not been instructed by a physician to not participate in physical exercise. I acknowledge that if I have any chronic disabilities or conditions, I am at risk in taking part of Bikram Yoga Rye Brook Classes and Facilities, and should not be participating in any Classes.
The tuition paid now and hereafter is non-refundable, except at the discretion of the owner/director of Bikram Yoga Rye Brook.
I understand that except for a monetary refund, I have no claims against Bikram Yoga Rye Brook if I should be denied participation in yoga classes.
I will exercise extreme caution while walking on the yoga floor and tiled areas. I acknowledge that there may be wet spots from sweat and condensation from water bottles and that these areas can become slippery. I knowingly accept this risk and will not hold Bikram Yoga Rye Brook liable.
I have read this Assumption of Risk, Waiver, and Release Agreement, fully understand its terms, and understand that I am giving up substantial rights including my right to sue Bikram Yoga Rye Brook (Rye Brook Hot Yoga LLC) and others as specified herein. I acknowledge that I am signing this waiver freely and voluntarily. The term of this waiver is indefinite.
VALUABLES AND PERSONAL PROPERTY: I acknowledge that I have been urged to avoid bringing valuables onto the Facilities and that Bikram Yoga Rye Brook shall not be liable for the loss of, theft of, or damage to my personal property, including items left in lockers, bathrooms, studios, or anywhere else in the Facilities. I acknowledge that no portion of any fees paid by me is in consideration for the safeguarding of valuables.