Revised Ride Waiver (Rev 06/2020)

By JW Haupt

What follows is the revised Ride Waiver that is to be used for online pre-registration, in lieu of pre-ride paper Ride Waiver.

All participants must review and agree to the terms and conditions outlined within the Ride Waiver prior to participating in a WCBC club event.

This posting is being made for the convenience of the ride participants.

White Clay Bicycle Club Ride Waiver

By signing/agreeing to this waiver, I do hereby release and hold harmless and covenant not to sue White Clay Bicycle Club, its officers, ride leaders, administrators, insurance carriers, directors, members or volunteers, owners and lessors of premises on which any activity takes place from all liability, claims, demands, losses or damages that may result from an accident, injury, illness, or inconvenience on this ride.

I further understand if I am not a member, insurance coverage is not extended to me by the Club and agree to the terms of this agreement.

I acknowledge that this activity will be conducted over public roads or trails and facilities open to the public and hazards are to be expected. I further agree that I will ride in a safe, prudent, and courteous manner, stop for all traffic signals, ride as far to the right edge of the roadway as is safe, and obey all traffic laws.

I also agree to wear a protective helmet while participating on this ride and to refrain from wearing one earplug, a pair of earplugs, or headsets for entertainment.

I fully understand that bicycling activities involve risks and dangers of serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis, and death, and voluntarily participate in this activity.

I also fully understand that participation includes the possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases including, but not limited to MRSA, influenza, and COVID-19, and accept that risk of serious illness and death does exist.

I agree that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation.

It is further understood and agreed that this waiver, release, and assumption of risk is to be binding on my heirs and assigns. I further attest that I am age 18 or older. (Note; If under age 18, parental permission must be given before beginning this ride)

I also fully understand that as a participant I must –

  • Wear a protective helmet;
  • Wear face coverings off the bike when 6’ separation cannot be maintained;
  • Avoid contact with other riders at all times;
  • Provide my own hand sanitizer and use it when needed;
  • Respect the wishes of others with respect to Social Distancing;
  • Not use a cell phone while riding;
  • Not text while riding;
  • Not by sick or have COVID-19 symptoms;
  • Not have knowingly been in contact with or close proximity to someone who is COVID-19 positive;
  • Abide by the Rules and Guidelines established by the Club (available for review on the website)

I fully understand and agree to all of the terms and conditions stated above and participate in this Club event voluntarily.

Provided by
JW Haupt
WCBC President


(Revised 06/2020)