Release Of Liability & Indemnity

In consideration of being permitted to participate in the XIT Junior Rodeo, or any other XIT Rodeo Amateur event, and to enter for any purpose any Restricted Area (hereinafter defined as including but not limited to the XIT Rodeo Arena, Rita Blanca Lake Park Grounds and other areas appurtenant to any area where any activity related to the event shall take place), or being permitted to compete, observe, work for, or for any purpose participate in any way in the event, EACH OF THE UNDERSIGNED, for himself, and for all other undersigned:
1. Hereby releases, waives, discharges and covenants not to sue the promoter, the XIT Rodeo and Reunion, The XIT Rodeo and Reunion Board of Directors, each individual member of the XIT Rodeo and Reunion Board of Directors, the sponsors of the XIT Rodeo and Reunion, the stock contractor for the XIT Rodeo and Reunion, the volunteers and volunteer organizations helping with the XIT Rodeo and Reunion and any member, officer, or employee of any of the above named organizations, promoters, sponsors, contractors, owners and/ or lessees of premises used to conduct the event and each of them, their officers, and employees, all for the purposes herein referred to as “releasees,” from all liability to the undersigned for any and all loss or damage, and any claims or demands therefore on account of injury to the person or property or resulting in death of the undersigned, whether caused by the negligence of the releasees or otherwise while the undersigned is on or upon the restricted area and/or the premises observing, or for any purpose participating in the event.
2. Hereby agrees to indemnify and save and hold harmless the releasees and each of them from any loss, liability, damage, or cost that they may incur due to the presence of any of the undersigned in or upon the restricted area or in any way observing, or for any purpose participating in the event and whether caused by the negligence of the releasees or otherwise.
3. Hereby assumes full responsibility for and risk of bodily injury, death, or property damage due to the negligence of releasees or otherwise while in or upon the restricted area and/or while observing or for any purpose participating in the event. Each of the undersigned expressly acknowledges and agrees that the activities of the event are dangerous and involve the risk of serious injury and/or death and/or property damage. Each of the undersigned further expressly agrees that the foregoing release, waiver and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the law of the State of Texas and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, not withstanding, continue in full legal force and effect. The undersigned has read and voluntarily signs the release and waiver of liability and indemnity agreement, and further agrees that no oral representations, statements, or inducements apart from the foregoing written agreement have been made.

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