Terms and Conditions Liability Waiver
Acknowledgement of Risk: I am a parent and/or legal guardian of the participant named on registration form. I recognize that serious injuries including permanent paralysis or death can occur in sports or activities involving height or motion; those activities include but are not limited to gymnastics, tumbling, and dance. I also realize that my child(ren) will be performing and training on all gymnastics events plus various training devices. I certify that I have consulted a physician, to the extent that I deem appropriate, concerning my child(ren)s participation in these activities. I represent to Cutting Edge Gymnastics that transportation could result in injury or death in a vehicular accident. i furthermore recognize that due to increased movement, height, flipping, twisting and inversion, the competitive pursuit of these sports and actions carries a higher degree of risk of catastrophic injury that do other recreational versions.
Consent and Assumption of Risk: Being fully aware of these dangers, I hereby give consent for my child(ren) to participate in any and all Cutting Edge Gymnastics programs and activities for which they are registered and I ACCEPT ALL RISKS associated with this participation.
Waiver and Release: In consideration for my or my child(ren)s participation, I hereby, for myself and my child(ren), and our respective heirs and successors, PROMISE NOT TO SUE AND FOREVER RELEASE AND DISCHARGE CUTTING EDGE GYMNASTICS, its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, contractors, teachers, coaches and volunteers from all liability resulting from damages or injuries incurred as a result of participation in Cutting Edge Gymnastics programs, including those resulting from actions of negligence. I understand that Cutting Edge Gymnastics has relied upon this agreement in determining the extent of insurance coverage to be obtained, and that in the absence of this release Cutting Edge Gymnastics would charge considerably higher fees to participants.
Photo and Media Release: I am aware that individual and group publicity photos and videos are taken from time to time and in consideration for my or my child(ren)s participation, I grant permission for my child(ren)s likeness to be used in Cutting Edge Gymnastics publicity, media usage including but not limited to social media, training tools and videos and/or advertising.
Consent and Medical Treatment: In the event of an accident or emergency, I hereby authorize Cutting Edge Gymnastics and its representatives including its employees, contractors, teachers, coaches and volunteers, to render first aid to my child(ren) to the extent they deem appropriate, I further authorize Cutting Edge Gymnastics and its representative to transport or arrange for transportation, by ambulance if Cutting Edge deems it appropriate of my child(ren) to a hospital or any other medical or dental treatment for my child(ren). Additionally, I hereby agree to be personally responsible for payment of all medical and dental expenses, including transportation, which may be incurred by myself on behalf of my children as a result of any injury sustained while participating at Cutting Edge Gymnastics, including further medical and dental expenses related to such injury.
Payment Policy: Payment for each new session is due at the beginning of each session. Every session is 4-5 Saturdays long and session payments and due in full or $15 per each class. Once payment is made there are NO REFUNDS for the session. Team tuition is due the 1st of each month.
HOLIDAYS: Cutting Edge Gymnastics closes for all major holidays including Thanksgiving, Labor day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Christmas.
MAKE-UPS: If a class is missed for any reason, there is no make up class.
Illness: Children must be fever free, without aid of medication, for a minimum or 24 hours before participating in class. As with any children's program, keeping children and staff healthy keeps us all happy. If your child has been sick (fever, yellow-greenish mucous from nose, vomiting, or diarrhea) in the past 24 hours; please do not bring him/her to the gym. Please do not bring sick siblings into the gym.
*All legal guardians are required to agree to the Acknowledgement of Rick and Waiver of Liability upon registration before your child can participate in classes.
* Please dress your child appropriately in snug but comfortable clothing (no denim, buttons, zippers, or belts)
*Long hair must be pulled back away from the face. This is for the safety of your child and the ease in spotting for our instructors.
*Children should not wear rings, bracelets, anklets, dangling earrings, or fit bits. If your child does so, he/she will be asked to remove the jewelry. We are not responsible for holding or keeping these items for your child. Also, we are not responsible if the item becomes lost or misplaced.
*No gum, drinks (only water is allowed), or food are allowed in the gym. Breaks are given for them to drink at the water fountain in the gym.
*Parents and guests are encouraged to watch their children from the bleachers. Please do not come down onto the gymnastics floor/equipment for any reason unless asked by a coach.
*For the safety of all gymnastics please do not use flash photography at any time.
RESPONSIBILITIES: We make every effort to monitor children after class. Parents need to be on-time to pick up their children. Many children get very anxious when class is over and they do not see mom or dad. please let us know if someone else is picking up your child.