Terms & Conditions
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY
In consideration of, and as an inducement to, my enrollment as a student of The Woods Yoga, I understand, represent, acknowledge, and agree:
I hereby voluntarily participate in a variety of activities, including but not limited to yoga classes, fitness classes, meditation sessions, workshops, retreats, and other related activities (collectively referred to as "Activities"), offered by The Woods Yoga. I understand that participating in these Activities involves inherent risks and hazards. By signing this release of liability waiver, I acknowledge and accept these risks and agree to release and discharge The Woods Yoga, its owners, instructors, employees, contractors, and representatives from any and all claims, liabilities, actions, demands, expenses, or damages arising out of or in connection with my participation in these Activities.
ASSUMPTION OF RISKS
I understand that participating in Activities may involve physical exertion and may expose me to risks including, but not limited to, bodily injury, strains, sprains, fractures, and other potential injuries. I am also aware that breathwork and meditation sessions involve specific cautions and considerations. These practices can have intense physical, emotional, and psychological effects, and it is possible to experience feelings of discomfort, anxiety, or emotional release during or after such sessions. I acknowledge that I have been informed of the nature of the Activities, including the potential effects of breathwork and meditation, and I am participating voluntarily. I assume all risks associated with my participation and take full responsibility for my actions during the Activities. I further acknowledge that I have recently been seen by a medical professional and have been advised that I am physically capable of participating in these Activities.
LIMITATIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
I am also aware that certain Activities may not be recommended for individuals with certain conditions, including, without limitation, those with cardiac illness or irregularities, high blood pressure, pregnancy, diabetes, or various orthopedic injuries. I acknowledge that I am responsible for consulting with a medical professional prior to participating in these Activities if I have any health concerns or medical conditions that could be aggravated by my participation.
DISCLAIMER ABOUT MEDICAL EXPERTISE
I understand and acknowledge that The Woods Yoga does not have a physician on staff, and the Instructors of The Woods Yoga are not qualified to diagnose or treat medical disorders and injuries. The information provided during classes and sessions is for general guidance and should not be considered medical advice. I agree to consult with a qualified medical professional for any medical concerns or conditions.
GUIDANCE AND INSTRUCTION
I acknowledge that the risks posed by Activities are significantly minimized by following the guidance and instruction of an Instructor. I agree to follow the cues, instructions, and modifications provided by the Instructors of The Woods Yoga during the Activities. I will faithfully follow all instructions given to me by The Woods Yoga and its instructors, and any deviation therefrom shall be at my own risk.
RELEASE AND WAIVER
In consideration for being allowed to participate in the Activities, I hereby release and waive any and all claims, rights, or causes of action that I may have against The Woods Yoga, its owners, instructors, employees, contractors, and representatives, arising out of my participation in the Activities. This release and waiver applies to any claims, whether known or unknown, arising from negligence, gross negligence, or any other cause.
I agree to indemnify and hold harmless The Woods Yoga, its owners, instructors, employees, contractors, and representatives from any claims, liabilities, losses, damages, or expenses (including attorney's fees) that may arise from my participation in the Activities.
PHOTO AND VIDEO RELEASE
I grant The Woods Yoga the permission to use any photographs, videos, or recordings taken during the Activities for training or promotional purposes, free and clear without claim on my part.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY. I AM AWARE THAT BY ACCEPTING THIS DOCUMENT, I AM WAIVING CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE.
Please practice mindfully and enjoy the many benefits of practicing at The Woods Yoga.