Tandem Riding Ground Rules

For everyone taking part in Wheel For Well  Being activities

  • Use your brakes to stop (not your feet, not a fence).
  • Look to see if anyone is coming before starting to ride.
  • One way cycling along the designated circuit only.

If we find that ground rules are not observed to our satisfaction, we reserve the right to ask participants/carers to leave the track for the session.

Helmets:

On occasions, our Instructors may insist on a helmet being worn. Otherwise, the use of a helmet is discretionary.

A helmet should:

  • Fit snugly and comfortably around the head.
  • Sit low on the forehead, so the brim is a finger’s width above the eyebrows.
  • Leave room for 2 fingers between the strap and the neck.

* If you are unsure, check with one of our Cycle Instructors.

After Cycling:

  • Leave cycles safe and ready for the next participant to use.
  • Inform WfW Instructors if there is a fault with a cycle.

Many thanks and Happy Cycling!

Wheels For Well Being and Aniridia Network UK

Waiver

During booking or else now you have also agreed to the waiver below for yourself and on behalf of everyone in your groups. Please make them aware as necessary..

Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risks, Release & Indemnity Agreement

This is a binding legal document. The purpose of this agreement is to exempt, waive and relieve Released, defined below, from liability for personal injury, property damage, wrongful death or other claims that may result from my being a Participant in the sport and activities of Aniridia Network UK specifically Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities.

In consideration of being permitted to participate in any way in the sport and activities of Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities and having voluntarily elected to participate, I, as Participant and as parent(s) or guardian(s) of a Participant who is a minor, if applicable), covenant and agree:

1.1 Rules, terms & conditions of participation

I agree to observe and obey all posted rules and warnings, and further agree to follow any oral instructions or directions given by Aniridia Network UK, or the employees, representatives or agents of Aniridia Network UK.

Aniridia Network UK reserves the right to modify or cancel Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities due to unfavourable weather conditions, technical difficulties, or other issues which inhibit playing of these activities.

1.2 Appreciation of risk

I acknowledge that Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities are action sport and recreational activities involving in three dimensions and such activity is subject to foreseeable and unforeseeable mishaps, injuries, and risks of harm to Participant in the sport and activities of Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities. I acknowledge that the activities can be physically and mentally intense. I know and understand that the risk of injury from the activities is possible and the risk of serious injury or death does always exist. I acknowledge there is a risk that my personal property, including clothing, jewellery, equipment and the like, can be lost, damaged or destroyed.

I understand and acknowledge that Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities have inherent dangers that no amount of care, caution, instruction, or expertise can completely eliminate. I express and voluntarily assume all risk of death or personal injury sustained while participating in tandem bicycle riding, vi cricket, and related activities. I understand these risks and dangers may be caused by my negligence or the negligence of others, including the released.

I acknowledge and understand that included within the scope of this waiver and release is any claim or cause of action arising from the performance, or failure to perform, of any maintenance, inspection, supervision or control of said equipment and for the failure to warn of dangerous conditions existing during Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities, for failure to maintain or inspect equipment supplied to me, for negligent selection or retention of certain Released, or negligent supervision or instruction by Released. I understand and agree that all of the risks and dangers described throughout this agreement, including those caused by my negligence and/or others, are included within the waiver and release described herein. I (and as parent(s) or guardian(s) of a Participant who is a minor, if applicable), knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown.

1.3 Release & discharge

I, (and as parent(s) or guardian(s) of a Participant who is a minor, if applicable), hereby release, discharge and hold harmless the Released from and against any and all claims, liability and/or causes of actions I may have or that may be made on my behalf or by my spouse, children, heirs and legal representatives, for death, wrongful death, personal injury (whether physical, emotional and/or psychiatric or any combination thereof), loss of consortium, property damage and/or breach of contract or any other damage, occasioned by, arising out of or incidental to my participation in the activities of Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM OR CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE by, of and/or on the part of Released.

1.4 Indemnity

I shall defend, indemnify and save Released from any and all claims, actions, suits, procedures, costs, expenses, damages and liabilities, including attorney’s fees, brought as a result of my participation (or that of my minor Participant, if applicable) and to reimburse them for any such expenses incurred. I agree that this Agreement may be pleaded as a bar to any action, suit or proceedings taken at any time against any Released by me (or on behalf of my minor Participant, if applicable).

1.5 Severability

I (and as parent(s) or guardian(s) of a Participant who is a minor, if applicable), further expressly agree that the foregoing waiver, assumption of risks, release and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the UK law and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect.

1.6 Binding on successors

This agreement binds the heirs, administrators, executors, personal representatives, dependants (if any) and successors of the Participant and ensures for the benefit of Aniridia Network UK, associated businesses & trading companies and its successors and assigns.

1.7. Definitions

Released are Aniridia Network UK, its principals, directors, officers and employees, guides, instructors and all of its agents, representatives, affiliates, suppliers, or distributors.

Participant is the individual who is engaged in the sport and activities of Tandem bicycle riding, VI Cricket and related activities identified by name, address, and telephone as submitted on the booking form. For any Participant who is under the age of eighteen years, Participant includes the Participant’s parents, guardians or legal representative.

1.8     Signatures

I have read and do voluntarily agree the release and waiver of liability, assumption of risks, release and indemnity agreement, and further state and agree that no oral representations, statements or inducement apart from the foregoing written agreement have been made.

I agree I have read this release of liability, waiver of legal rights and assumption of risk, fully understand its contents and agree to it of my own free will

Aniridia Network UK

 

 

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