Terms of Service

Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Association

Long and Short’s Mountain Bike Tour

Terms of Service

Please read these Terms of Service (“Agreement”, “Terms of Service”) carefully before registering for the Long and Short's Mountain Bike Tour (“the Event”) operated by the Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Association, Inc. (NMMBA). This Agreement sets forth the legally binding terms and conditions for your registration and participation in the Event.

By accepting these terms you agree; that my participation requires me to carry my own health insurance and the event carries certain risks of injury or death.  As a consideration of, and in consideration for, being permitted to participate in the Event, I agree to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury or death to me, or property loss or damage, including injury, death, loss or damage attributable to the negligence, failure to act, or actions of the sponsors and promoters of the Event, including the NMMBA and other sponsors or affiliated organizations, and their respective agents, directors, officers, volunteers and employees (the "Event Sponsors").

I also agree to release the Event Sponsors from any and all responsibility or liability, and agree not to make a claim against or sue the Event Sponsors, for injuries or damages that result, either directly or otherwise, from my participation in the Event including travel to and from the event. I agree to indemnity and hold harmless the Event Sponsors for all medical, legal, or property expenses or damages that come about due to my participation in the Event, including acts of negligence, and hold harmless all others, even if it is the negligent acts or omissions of others that caused my injury, death or other damages. If I am signing this document on behalf of a minor, I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Event Sponsors for all medical, legal, or property expenses or damages that come about due the participation of the minor on whose behalf I am signing this Release, including acts of negligence, and hold harmless all others, even if it is the negligent acts or omissions of others that caused the injury, death or other damages to the minor. If I, or the minor on whose behalf I am signing this Release of Liability and Covenant Not to Sue, is injured or becomes ill, I consent to and authorize the provision of emergency first aid or treatment.

I am also aware that the Northern Michigan Mountain Biking is not to be held responsible in any way for lost, damaged, or stolen participant's personal belongings (including vehicles and vehicle contents) during the duration of this Event.

I am aware that this is a release of liability, a covenant not to sue, and a contract between the Event Sponsors, and myself and I am in Agreement with these Terms of Service set forth, freely and of my own accord. I recognize and agree that it is binding upon me, my heirs and assigns, and in the event that I am signing it on behalf of any minors, I have full legal authority to do so, and realize the binding effect on this contract on them, as well as on myself.