In consideration of the foregoing, I hereby release the Sponsors and Race Committee and the volunteers from any and all claims which I may have now or hereafter may arise from injury or loss resulting from my participation in the races in this series, or in any other series or race hereafter organized or conducted by them or any of them. I acknowledge that sailing is inherently dangerous. I further acknowledge that the decision as to whether to sail or to continue sailing rests solely and exclusively with me.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF THE RISK, COVID-19 WAIVER, BEHAVIORAL AGREEMENT
I, who wishes to utilize the marine facilities at Sail Newport Inc. in Fort Adams State Park hereby acknowledge that said organization is doing everything they can to protect the public as well as myself and child(ren) as users of the facility. To this extent, I agree to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), State of RI and Department of Environmental Management (DEM) guidelines, and Sail Newport policies and procedures for social distancing to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This will require me to maintain six (6) feet of distance between myself, park visitors, fellow sailors, volunteers, employees, and patrons of the organization.
I agree to utilize facemasks or improvised masks such as scarves, bandanas, buffs, or handkerchiefs to reduce the risk of exposure to myself and others. I agree to wash or sanitize my hands after using the restroom, sneezing, and coughing.
Per the State of RI and SN / DEM Regulations:
I have read the Executive Order on Quarantine / COVID-19 Testing for visitors to RI and will comply with testing requirements or the 14-day quarantine if I or my child travel to RI from states currently listed as " Hot Spots ".
My child and I will wear face coverings at Fort Adams State Park whenever I risk being within 6' of others.
I agree that there shall be no briefings, debriefs or gatherings onsite by our team and that after de-rigging, I will exit the park promptly.
I understand that I must park both my boat /dolly and my vehicle at the direction of Sail Newport and DEM Staff.
I will enjoy the natural distancing that sailing offers!
Neither Sail Newport nor DEM, it’s agents, employees, volunteers, or directors are responsible for any potential exposure to COVID-19 at the Sail Newport Facility.