Gympie Waiver

Fields marked with an * are required

AGREEMENT FOR PARTICIPATION IN A TRACK EVENT

IMPORTANT: THIS IS A LEGAL DOCUMENT.

BY SIGNING, I AGREE THAT I AM BOUND BY THIS DOCUMENT



APPLICATION TO PARTICIPATE IN DRIVING EVENT:

I wish to enter into the Track to attend and participate in the driving event, and to use courses and facilities, conducted at the Track by Skid Control specified above (‘Event’).

Participation in the Event may involve driving a motor vehicle and/or being passenger in a vehicle (‘Motor Vehicle’) and being in close proximity to Race Cars, equipment, tools, fuel and chemicals relating to motor racing.

Skid Control agrees to allow me to enter into the Track for the Event only on the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

 

AGREEMENT:

IN CONSIDERATION OF SKID CONTROL ALLOWING ME TO ATTEND THE EVENT, I ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE TO PERFORM AND OBSERVE THE TERMS OF THE EVENT BELOW:

TERMS OF THE EVENT:

  1. (Driving can be dangerous) I UNDERSTAND that driving a Motor Vehicle, or being a passenger in or in proximity to a 
Motor Vehicle under the conditions created for the Event, can be dangerous.
  2. (License) I WARRANT that I hold a current motor vehicle driver’s license as/if required by the event rules. I will make my driver’s license available for inspection upon request.
  3. (Injury, death, loss of property) I UNDERSTAND that my participation in the Event carries with it the risk for physical or mental injury (including serious and permanent injury), trauma, incapacity or illness to me and/or others, damage to my property and the property of others, and even the risk of death. Accidents causing harm can and do occur, and may happen to me.
  4. (Own choice) I AGREE that I am attending the Event of my own choice. I am not required to attend the Event as a term of my employment, or by reason of a policy or expectation of my employer or any other organisation, business, association or person. I have not received, and will not receive, an inducement to enter into this Agreement or to agree to any particular terms of this Agreement.
  5. (Care and caution) I AGREE that at all times during my participation in the Event, and at all times while I am at the facility or entering or leaving the facility, I will exercise a high degree of care and caution for my own safety and the safety of other persons including other participants, officials, employees, contractors, spectators and road users.
  6. (Follow directions) I AGREE that I will follow the directions of facility, driving instructors and officials, organisers of the Event and their employees, contractors and agents. I agree that such directions are given free of any warranty to me.
  7. (Safety) I AGREE that during the Event, I will not drive any Motor Vehicle in a competitive or unsafe manner. Where I am passenger in a Motor Vehicle, I will not distract the driver or act in an unsafe manner.
  8. (No existing medical conditions) I DECLARE that, as at today, I am not aware of any existing condition (including pregnancy, physical and/or mental illness, disorder or disease) that may affect my preparation for and participation in the Event. I AGREE that it is my responsibility to inform Skid Control of such conditions. Participation in the Event even after disclosure of any such condition is at my own risk.
  9. (Release of liability) I RELEASE and hold harmless the Track, Skid Control and its officers, employees, contractors and related entities, sponsors, promoters and organisers of the Event from all liability for physical or mental injury (including serious and permanent injury), trauma, incapacity, illness and death suffered by me and others, and for any damage to my property and property of others, in relation to the Event.
  10. (Indemnity) I INDEMNIFY and keep indemnified the Track, Skid Control and its officers, employees, contractors and related entities, sponsors, promoters and organisers of the Event from and against all losses, injuries, liabilities, claims, actions, damages and expenses suffered or incurred by any of them as a result of my actions, conduct and behaviour at or in relation to the Event.
  11. (Duty of care) I ACCEPT that the Track, Skid Control and its officers, employees, contractors and related entities, sponsors, promoters and organisers of the Event, in accordance with Civil Liability Act 2003 (QLD), are not liable for personal injury suffered from risks of dangerous recreational activities. Additionally, some risks have been forewarned. 
  12. (Australian Consumer Law) I ACCEPT that Skid Control will act in accordance with the Australian Consumer Law in regards to the supply of goods and services, including ensuring that services will be performed with proper care and skill and will be fit for the appropriate purpose. 
  13. (‘Express Warranties’). To the extent permitted by law, the Express Warranties are excluded from this Agreement. I WARRANT to Skid Control that the goods and services supplied to me in relation to the Event are not of a kind ordinarily acquired by me for personal, domestic or household use or consumption.
  14. (Limitation) I AGREE that, to the extent to which Skid Control, its officers, employees, contractors and related entities, sponsors, promoters and organisers of the Event have any liability to me in relation to the Event (notwithstanding clauses 9 to 11), that liability is limited to payment of the cost of goods supplied to me, or payment of the cost of having the services supplied to me again.
  15. (Legal Proceedings) I AGREE that I will not institute legal proceedings, or allow them to be instituted on my behalf, against the Track, Skid Control, its officers, employees, contractors and related entities, sponsors, promoters and organisers of the Event, except in respect of costs payable to me under clause 13 (if any).
  16. (No warranty) I ACKNOWLEDGE that no warranties, implied or express, have been made to me regarding the services.
  17. (Acceptance of risk) I VOLUNTARILY AND FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME all of the known and unknown risks associated with the Event. I UNDERSTAND, AGREE AND ACKNOWLEDGE that the exclusion and limitation of liability, release, indemnity and assumption of risk in this Agreement expressly applies to these risks and all and any consequences of these risks.
  18. (Severance) Each clause of this Agreement is severable from every other clause. The invalidity or unenforceability of any clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other clause.

THIS IS AN IMPORTANT LEGAL DOCUMENT. I HAVE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE SIGNING IT.

I AM SATISFIED THAT I UNDERSTAND THE DOCUMENT. I HAVE OBTAINED, OR HAD ADEQUATE OPPORTUNITY TO OBTAIN, INDEPENDENT LEGAL ADVICE ABOUT THIS DOCUMENT BEFORE SIGNING IT:

By clicking submit below, you confirm you have read and agree to all the Terms and Conditions above.