THIS IS A WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.
As a participant on a REI Abroad Trip, I realize that inherent dangers exist. While in good health and able to fully participate in such activities, I realize my participation may result in illness or injury due to accidents, the forces of nature or other causes unforeseen. Such illness or injury may include disease, strains, sprains, fractures, dislocations, paralysis and/or death. By participating, I hereby and knowingly assume all risk resulting from these activities.
On behalf of myself, my family or other personal representatives I hereby agree to release, hold harmless and indemnify the REI Abroad, its agents, officers and wilderness leaders from any and all claims and law suits for bodily injury, property damage, wrongful death, loss of services etc. which may result from my participation in the above mentioned activities, regardless of whether or not these claims or suits arise from negligent acts, omissions by the REI Abroad organizers, leaders or facilitators of the activity, employees or volunteers, another participant, any other person involved or from any other cause.
I HAVE READ THE ABOVE WAIVER AND RELEASE. I UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE RELINQUISHED SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT AND DO SO VOLUNTARILY.