Skating Rules for Skaters for Release Of Liability
By purchasing an admission ticket and/or entering the Rink, you are aware that ice skating involves certain inherent risks which may cause serious injury or death. You freely volunteer to participate, and accept all known and unknown risks while in our facility. Further, you release Fortuna Skate Zone, its owners, directors, employees, officers, agents, sponsors, and operators against any claims and liability for any loss, damage, injury, or expense you may incur.
The Participant and/or their parent(s) or guardian understands, acknowledges, and agrees that ice skating is an inherently dangerous and physically demanding activity. Participating skater assumes full responsibility for any risk of injury, property damage, or death while participating in activities at this establishment. While rules, equipment and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury or death does exist. Participant knowingly and freely assumes all such risks, both known and unknown, even if arising from the negligence of such rules and regulations.
Participant and/or their parent(s) or guardian hereby waive and release Fortuna Skate Zone from all liability for any loss, damage or expense and any and all claims including, but not limited to, bodily injury including death and property damage they may have against Fortuna Skate Zone and all sponsors of the ice rink establishment and their subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, employees, agents, and volunteers arising out of Participant's use of the ice skating rink and all surrounding areas.
Participant and/or their parent(s) or guardians agree(s) to abide by the "Code of Skater Conduct ", as posted within the ice rink area, for the use of the ice skating rink and will follow the instructions of the operating staff of the rink. Failure to follow these codes of conduct may result in the termination of Participant's use of the ecological ice skating rink, the rental ice skates, and the surrounding areas without refund. Participant willingly agrees to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If participant observes any unusual significant hazard during his/her presence or participation, they will bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately.
Participant permits Fortuna Skate Zone to use any photographs, videotapes, recordings or any other records taken while on the ecological ice skating rink premises for publicity, advertising, or any other legitimate purpose. Should any legal action or proceeding be commenced by either party hereto in connection with this release of liability agreement, the prevailing party or parties shall be entitled to recover from the losing party the prevailing parties' actual attorneys' fees and costs incurred in connection with such action or proceeding.
By purchasing a ticket or entering the Rink, Participant (or parent/guardian of participant) understands that they are releasing Fortuna Skate Zone, its owners, directors, employees, officers, agents, and all its sponsors from any potential claims for negligence and for any damages caused by Fortuna Skate Zone, ecological Ice Rink events, and any and all sponsor's negligence. Participants and or parent/guardian give up their substantial rights by purchasing a ticket or entering the Rink and do so freely and voluntarily without inducement.
As a parent or guardian with legal responsibility for the Participant, by purchasing a ticket on having your minor enter the Rink, you consent and agree to his/her release as provided above. Parent/Guardian of Participant agrees to indemnify Fortuna Skate Zone, and all sponsors of the ecological ice skating rink establishment and their subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, employees, agents, and volunteers from any and all liabilities incident to the minor child's involvement or participation in the ecological ice skating activities offered by the ice skating rink establishment, even if arising from the negligence of Fortuna Skate Zone and/or a sponsor of the ice skating rink establishment to the fullest extent permitted by law.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL FORTUNA SKATE ZONE OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, SPONSORS OR OPERATORS BE LIABLE TO THE PARTICIPANT AND/OR ITS PARENT OR GUARDIAN FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING OUT OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE PARTICIPANT PARTICIPATING IN ANY ECOLOGICAL ICE SKATING OR RELATED ACTIVITY.