Equis Run Waiver
Acknowledgement of your Risk, Acceptance of Responsibility & Waiver of all Claims on Equis Run Farm, 11316 Centaur Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Chapter 99E of the NC statutes states “Under NC Law, an equine activity sponsor or equine professional is not liable for any injury to, or death of a participant in equine activities resulting exclusively from the inherent risks of equine activities.”
I __________________________ recognize that there is a significant element of risk invoved in horseback riding and the handling of horses. I certify that I have previous horseback riding experience and I state that I am fully capable of participating in such activities. I certify that I have no physical conditions that might interfere with my capability to participate in horseback riding and / or the handling of horses at Equis Run farm. I assume responsibility for myself for bodily injury, death, loss of personal property and all expenses thereof, which may occur as a result of my participation in the handling of horses and / or horseback riding and waive any and all claims which may result thereof.
I recognize that the risk of serious injury is increased by not wearing a hard hat/helmet while riding. I agree to wear protective headgear of the type designed and approved for horseback riding at all times and I assume full responsibility for myself and I assume full responsibility for myself in the event I choose not to wear an approved helmet (no rider under 18 years of age is ever permitted to ride without a helmet) We request you wear a hat/helmet while riding at Equis Run.
No riders below the age of 18 are allowed to ride at Equis Run and by signing this document you are acknowledging that if your horse damages anything at Equis Run Farm, you will be financially responsible to repair such item(s).
I have read, understand and agree to the terms and conditions stated herin. I acknowledge that this agreement shall be effective and binding on me during the entire period of my presence/participation in the handling and or riding or caring of horses upon the premises of Equis Run and under the direction of it's employees and or clinicians.
Signature of participant/handler dated this_______ day of _______ 200
Participant Signature _____________________________