Release and Waver of Liability
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT
WITH PARENTAL CONSENT (“AGREEMENT”)
IN CONSIDERATION of being permitted to participate in any way in any event (“Activity”) at any time during the current
membership year I, for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin:
1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree, and represent that I understand the nature of the Activity and that I am qualified, in good
health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such Activity. I further agree and warrant that if, at any time, I
believe the conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the Activity.
2. FULLY UNDERSTAND that: (a) THIS ACTIVITY INVOLVES RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING
PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS, AND DEATH (“Risks”); (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions
or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity, the conditions in which the Activity takes
place, or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE “RELEASEES” NAMED BELOW; (c) there may be OTHER RISKS or SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC
LOSSES either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS
AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES I incur as a result of my participation, or that of the minor,
in the Activity.
3. HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE the sanctioning organization(s), their administrators,
directors, agents, officers, members, volunteers, and employees, other participants, officials, rescue personnel, sponsors,
advertisers, owners and lessees of Premises on which the Activity is conducted, (each of the forgoing shall be considered
one of the RELEASEES herein) FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON MY ACCOUNT CAUSED,
OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED, IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING
NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS; AND I FURTHER AGREE that if, despite this RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY,
ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT I, or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the
Releasees, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES from any litigation expenses, attorney
fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which may be incurred as the result of such claim.
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I AM AGE 18 OR OLDER, HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS,
UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, HAVE SIGNED IT FREELY AND WITHOUT ANY IN-
DUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE, AND I INTEND IT TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL
LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD
TO BE INVALID, THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.
MINOR RELEASE: (must be completed by Parent/Guardian for any participant under the age of 18)
AND I, THE MINOR’S PARENT AND/OR LEGAL GUARDIAN, UNDERSTAND THE NATURE OF THE ACTIVITY AND THE MINOR’S
EXPERIENCE AND CAPABILITIES AND BELIEVE THE MINOR TO BE QUALIFIED, IN GOOD HEALTH, AND IN PROPER PHYSICAL
CONDITION TO PARTICIPATE IN SUCH ACTIVITY. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE, AND AGREE TO
INDEMNIFY AND SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR
DAMAGES ON THE MINOR’S ACCOUNT CAUSED, OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED, IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF
THE “RELEASEES” OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS AND FURTHER AGREE THAT IF, DESPITE THIS
RELEASE, I, THE MINOR, OR ANYONE ON THE MINOR’S BEHALF MAKES A CLAIM AGAINST ANY OF THE RELEASEES NAMED
ABOVE, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES FROM ANY LITIGATION EXPENSES,
ATTORNEY FEES, LOSS LIABILITY, DAMAGE, OR ANY COST THAT MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH CLAIM.
Code Of Conduct
Listed below is a general Code of Conduct guideline that will be used for ALL CMC persons (wrestlers,
coaches, parents and athletes)
Application of Rules – The rules of Conduct shall apply to all Competitive Members, General Members,
Officials, Coaches, Parents, Athletes and Individuals associated with CMC. It is the expectation of CMC that
all individuals in any manner shall conduct themselves in the most honorable, courteous and sportsmanlike
No person shall perform or allow willful, flagrant or repeated destruction of
personal or public property.
No person shall use or permit the use of abusive or threatening language or conduct toward any member,
tournament official, USA Wrestling Official or USA Wrestling Associated Official.
No person shall conduct themselves in an unsportsmanlike fashion or allow unsportsmanlike behavior.
No alcohol, drugs or tobacco use in any form will be allowed by a member in or on the premises of any
and all facilities where USAW / or USAW Association sanctioned events are in progress. Drugs
approved or prescribed by proper medical personnel for use by competitive member shall be exempted.
No person shall falsify or permit the falsification of any document relative to CMC, USAW, USAW
Association of the activities of either.
No person shall use obscene or profane language in the competition. (on or off the wrestling surface.)
No person shall refuse to appear to testify before the Board of Review upon any hearing or to answer
questions which such board shall rule proper shall be liable to suspension and other discipline. The
Board of Review will consist of four impartial members to be appointed by the Board of Directors.
Doping is the employment of drugs with the intention of increasing athletic efficiency by their
stimulating action upon muscles or nerves of by paralyzing the sense of fatigue. Any athlete who uses
drugs as above defined shall be disqualified from the completion and suspended for a period to be fixed
by the Board of Review. In the case of infringements, the competitor can be suspended permanently.
Person other than athlete aiding or abetting in the use of controlled substances or doping by athletes may
be permanently excluded from all CMC and USAW activities.
No person shall participate in or permit fighting or physical abuse.
No person shall conduct any act, or permit any act to be conducted, not specifically herein, that any
endanger any person or property tangible or intangible.
Street shoes will not be worn on wrestling mats
No food or drink in the wrestling room (water bottles w/lids only.)
No horseplay (at practice and at tournaments)