Equine Activity Release and Hold Harmless Agreement
1. I, __________________________, the undersigned have read and
understand, and freely and voluntarily enter into this Release and Hold Harmless
Agreement with _______________________________________________ (Company),
understanding that this Release and Hold Harmless Agreement is a waiver of any
and all liability(ies).
2. I understand the potential dangers that I could incur in mounting,
riding, walking, boarding, feeding said horse; including, but not limited to,
any interactions with other horses. Understanding those risks I hereby release
that Company, its officers, directors, shareholders, employees and anyone else
directly or indirectly connected with that Company from any liability whatsoever
in the event of injury or damage of any nature (or perhaps even death) to me or
anyone else caused by or incidental to my electing to mount and ride a horse
owned or operated by __________________________________.
4. I understand and recognize and warrant that this Release and Hold
Harmless Agreement, is being voluntarily and intentionally signed and agreed to,
and that in signing this Release and Hold Harmless Agreement I know and
understand that this Release and Hold Harmless Agreement may further limit the
liability of equine professionals to include any activity, whatsoever, involving
an equine, including death, personal injury and/or damage to property.
5. I recognize and agree that I know which equine professional(s) I will be
working with, and acknowledge that I agree said equine professional(s) has/have
made reasonable and prudent efforts to determine my ability to engage in the
equine activity, and has/have sufficient knowledge of my equine and horseback
riding skills as to relieve, release and hold harmless said equine
professional(s) from any continuing duty to monitor my equine activities.
6. I further voluntarily agree and warrant to Release and Hold Harmless this
(these) equine professional(s) from any liability whatsoever, including, but not
limited to, any incident caused by or related to said equine professional’s (s’)
negligence, relating to injuries known, unknown, or otherwise not herein
disclosed; including, but not limited to, injuries, death or property damage
from: mounting; riding; dismounting; walking; grooming; feeding; use of horse
barn, paddock, trails or horse ring, in any capacity; falling off horse whether
horse is bucking, flipping, spooked; or my failure to understand any equine
professional’s directions relating to my riding or otherwise use and control, or
lack thereof, of my horse or the horse I have been assigned to.
Person voluntarily entering into this Release and Hold
Harmless Agreement: ______________________________
If minor, person representing himself/herself to the lawful Guardian under this
Release and Hold Harmless Agrement: