KASK Kayak Fest 2025 – Liability Waiver Form

Signed waivers do not remove or transfer your legal obligation to
discharge all duties of care you owe, including the duty to ensure that risks
to health and safety are eliminated or minimised, so far as is reasonably


I declare

By being
involved with the Kayak Fest (the Event) whether as an organiser, assistant or
participant I do so at my own risk. In particular, this applies to any decision
to take part in an activity or to continue with an activity in or on the water
or on land.

  1. I am
    in an appropriate physical condition to participate in the Event, given
    the known parameters of the Event (such as the length, time, physical
    demands and environmental context).
  2. I have
    taken medical advice on any pre-existing medical conditions, and confirm
    that it is medically safe for me to participate in the Event.
  3. I
    acknowledge that there are risks involved in the Event. I
    fully realise the dangers of participating and fully assume the risks
    associated with my participation and my wellbeing and safety during and
    after the Event. I understand and acknowledge that the Event Organisers
    (‘Event Organisers’ meaning all officials, on-water instructors and event
    volunteers) provide no warranties, regarding my wellbeing and safety.
  4. I
    understand and agree that situations may arise during the Event, which may
    be beyond the immediate control of the Event Organisers.
  5. I will
    participate in the Event in a manner that does not endanger either me or
  6. I
    agree that to the extent permissible by law, the Event Organisers, the
    sponsors and other parties associated with the Event, have no liability to
    me whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss (including, but not limited
    to injury or death) sustained by me during or in any way related to my
    participation in the Event. This acknowledgment is intended to be binding
    on my relatives, personal representatives, heirs and successors for the
    benefit of the organisers and of every person assisting in the organisation,
    management, control, or conduct of the event.
  7. I
    authorise the use of my name, voice, picture and information I provided on
    the registration form, in any broadcast, telecast, promotion, advertising,
    and in any other way, without payment to me or any other form of
  8. I
    agree to comply with instructions given to me by Event Organisers.
  9. I
    agree to follow all reasonable safety instructions provided to me by the
    Event Organisers, before, during and after the Event.
  10. I
    consent to receiving medical treatment in the event of illness or injuries
    suffered during the Event and I agree to the Event Organisers
    communicating with my emergency contact submitted at the time of

By ticking the box on the Kayak Fest 2025 registration form you are accepting the above conditions.  A signed hard copy is not required.