We, the staff of Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co. recognize our obligation to make our students and their parents aware of the risks and hazards associated with the sport of gymnastics, trampoline, tumbling, cheerleading, dance, ropes course elements, rock wall and all other activities. Students may suffer injuries, possibly minor, serious, or catastrophic in nature. Gymnastics, trampoline, tumbling, cheerleading, dance, ropes course elements, the rock wall and all other activities affiliated with Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co., can be dangerous and can lead to injury.
Parents should make their children aware of the possibility of injury and encourage their children to follow all the safety rules and the coaches' instructions. The Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co., it's coaches and other staff members, will not accept responsibility for injuries sustained by any student during the course of gymnastics, trampoline, tumbling, cheerleading, ropes course elements, the rock wall, or dance instruction, or open workouts or in the case of any exhibition, competition, special event, or camp/clinic in which he or she may participate in while traveling to or from the event. With the above in mind, and being fully aware of the risks and possibility on injury involved, I consent to have my child or children participate in the programs offered by Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co. I, my executors, or other representatives, waive and release all rights and claims for damages that I or my child may have against Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co. and/or its representatives whether paid or volunteer. I also affirm that I now have and will continue to provide proper hospitalization, health, and accident insurance coverage, which I consider adequate for both my child's protection and my own protection. I also understand that it is the parents' responsibility to warn the child about the dangers of gymnastics and injury. The parent should warn the child according to what the parent feels appropriate. Texas Tumblers Gymnastics/Texas Star Cheer Co. will only warn the child through "Safety Rules" and our teaching style and progressions.