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In consideration of my being allowed to participate in NORTH CAROLINA JERK FESTIVAL JERK WING EATING CONTEST and to benefit from any associated prizes that may be awarded. I HEREBY AGREE AS FOLLOWS:
I HEREBY ASSUME ALL RISKS INVOLVED IN MY PARTICIPATION IN THIS COMPETITION.
I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE: CARIBSPLASH, NORTH CAROLINA JERK FESTIVAL , its employees or owners, volunteers, other participants, promoters, sanctioning organization or any subdivision thereof, owners and leasees of the premises used to conduct said events, and each of them, all for the purposes herein referred to as ‘releasees’ from all liability to the undersigned, his/her personal representatives, assignees, heirs, and next of kin for any loss or damage on account of injury to person (including death) or property.
I HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS the releasees, and each of them, from any loss, liability, damage or cost they may incur due to the presence of the undersigned in anyway while participating in any event and whether caused by the negligence of releasees or otherwise for losses, damages (including attorney’s fees) which may be brought against me or against any of them by anyone claiming to be injured (including death) as a result of any injury caused by me or injury to my or the claimant’s property which may occur as a result of my participation.
EACH OF THE UNDERSIGNED FURTHER EXPRESSLY AGREES that the foregoing release, waiver and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by law in the State of North Carolina and that if any portion thereof is held invalid it is agreed that the balance shall continue in full force and effect.
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS READ AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS THIS RELEASE, WAIVER AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT and further agrees no oral representations and inducements apart from the foregoing have been made.
NORTH CAROLINA JERK FESTIVAL JERK WING EATING CONTEST and eating competitions in general are inherently dangerous activities, and all participants expressly and voluntarily assume the risk of any and all injury and damage that may result from the participation in eating competitions. Participants understand that such risks include, but are not limited to possible bodily injury, partial or total disability, paralysis, death or other injuries or damages. Selection of participation in the event and the risks of loss, damage or injury shall at all times remain with and be borne by each participant. Participants will be required to execute a Waiver of Liability, Release, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement before participation.3