training waiver and release of liability

ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY

I HEREBY ASSUME ALL OF THE RISKS OF PARTICIPATING IN ANY/ALL ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH FITSTOP, both in location & when completing programs at home, including by way of example and not limitation, any risk that may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons or entities being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained, or controlled by them, or because of their possible liability without fault. I certify that I am physically fit and enter Fitstop, or complete fitstop programs at home, at my own risk. I also grant Fitstop permission to use my likeness in a photograph, video, or other digital media in any and all of its publications, including web-based publications, without payment or other consideration. I understand that the training may involve weightlifting, gymnastics movements, strenuous bodyweight exercises and other high exertion activities, and that I am not obligated to perform nor participate in any activity that I do not wish to, and it is my right to refuse such participance at any time during training sessions. I understand that should I feel lightheaded, faint, dizzy, nauseated, or experience pain or discomfort, I am to stop the activity and inform my trainer. I give Fitstop and the staff of the facilities I train in permission to seek emergency medical services for me should I become injured or ill with the understanding I am responsible for any expenses incurred.

I agree to WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS that I have or may have in the future against FITSTOP, and its directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers and independent contractors (all of whom are hereinafter collectively referred to as “the Releasees”). I agree to RELEASE THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any loss, damage, injury or expense that I may suffer, or that my next of kin may suffer as a result of my participation in the programs, activities and services provided by FITSTOP, both in location & when completing programs at home, due to any cause whatsoever including negligence, breach of contract, or breach of any statutory or other duty of care. I agree to HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any damage to the property of, personal injury to, any third party, resulting from my participation in any program, activity or service provided by Releasees.

This agreement shall be binding upon me, my successors, representatives, heirs, executors, assigns, or transferees. If any portion of this agreement is held invalid, I agree that the remainder of the agreement shall remain in full legal force and effect. If I am signing on behalf of a minor child, I also give full permission for any person connected with FITSTOP to administer first aid deemed necessary, and in case of serious illness or injury, I give permission to call for medical and or surgical care for the child and to transport the child to a medical facility deemed necessary for the well-being of the child.

MEMBERSHIP TERMS & CONDITIONS
Once your first payment is debit, standard membership terms and conditions apply;

Cancellation
: 30days notice via the Fitstop Website Cancellation tab or via email to the location you hold an active membership with. The 30days notice is from the date the location receives the written request. You must have an active status for a cancellation to be processed i.e. not on suspension and not in arrears. We cannot back date cancellations

Suspensions: A suspension can be applied with a minimum of 2 weeks in duration and up to a maximum of 6 weeks per calendar year. You must have an active status for a suspension to be processed i.e. not within in your cancellation notice period and not in arrears. One week’s notice must be provided in writing for a suspension to be applied and we cannot back date suspensions If you require a suspension due to medical reasons, a medical certificate can be provided via email to your location advising the duration of suspension needed. This will not be deducted from the above 6 week maximum per calendar year

Children: Please be aware that while we have a designated area for our members to bring their children along while they workout it is not a creche. If you choose to bring your child/children into Fitstop you are taking full responsibility for their safety and wellbeing. Fitstop Locations take no responsibility for safety of any children on the premises

Location Transfer: As each location is individually owned and operated, you cannot transfer your membership to another location. To move locations, you would cancel your membership as per the standard cancellation terms and then once your 30days notice is complete, join at the new location. Please note, if you are moving to a new location who is selling foundation memberships, you will not be eligible for the discounted rate as you are an existing member of Fitstop.

Under 18 Membership: The minimum age for a person to join Fitstop is 16years of age and must have the approval of their parent/guardian by way of the Fitstop Waiver being signed by the parent/guardian, granting permission for the under 18 to train. This is the same sign up process as normal, via the Fitstop app.

Training at other locations: If you are visiting another location for 1 week or more, you would suspend your membership at your location, have them email the location you will be training at to let them know you will be visiting and then pay your membership dues via cash or card to the location you are visiting. One off session’s at other locations will be charged at the discounted casual rate of $20 per session.