* RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISH AND IMDEMNITY In consideration of being permitted to participate in any way in the Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club Polar Bear Swim I, for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs and next of kin: 1. Acknowledge, agree and represent that I understand the nature of this event and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such activity. I further acknowledge that the activity will be conducted in winter conditions on and in Lake Lanier, Gainesville, GA. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the activity. 2. Hereby release, discharge, and covenant not to sue the club, USACK, their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, members, volunteers, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors, of premises on which the activity takes place, (Each 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 any may incur as the result of such claim.