terms + conditions
You wish to become a member of the SSMU Ski and Snowboard Club [hereinafter referred to as "SSMU SSC”] and participate in the activities that are organized and promoted by SSMU SSC. You understand, acknowledge and agree that you are aware of significant risks to you, including but not limited to, personal injury, disfigurement, disability and death as a result of your participation in SSMU SSC's activities and further acknowledge and agree as follows:
SSMU SSC may organize activities (hereafter “the activities”) of which certain aspects may be harmful to your health and dangerous to your well-being, specifically, your participation may cause or result in your own or others’ personal injury, disfigurement, disability and death, and accordingly, you hereby declare, acknowledge and agree that you solely assume any and all risks and responsibilities for any and all damages, losses and/or injuries you sustain or cause others, both now and in the future, as set out herein as a result of your participation in the activities.
(a) You acknowledge that the SSMU SSC recommends full protective equipment whenever warranted and that you are solely responsible for conforming to and abiding by all posted and implied safety regulations associated with any and all ski resorts, chartered buses, or private vehicles.
(b) Any information SSMU SSC distributes for purposes of safety education is for educational purposes only and for the general benefit of the members; however such information does not constitute approval or compliance by SSMU SSC of any entity’s safety requirements or laws of any jurisdiction in which the activitiesIt is acknowledged and agreed at all material times you are solely responsible for your own safety and your compliance with any rules or requirements or laws of any entity, association or jurisdiction in which the activities occur.
3. Disclaimer of Warrant
(a) Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented on the SSMU SSC website and listserv, but SSMC SSC neither guarantees the accuracy of this information nor shall be liable for any inaccurate information howsoever relied on by you. It is advisable to check all information with the ski resort property before booking and/or taking your trip.
(b) You expressly agree that the use of the SSMC SSC website, blog or other media is used and utilized by you at your own risk. SSMU SSC or its affiliates, agents, third party content providers or licensors will make every effort to make sure the information is accurate but specifically warrant that the website, blog or other media may not be interrupted or contain errors from time to time; nor does SSMC SSC guarantee or provide any warranty as to the results or experience you may have using the website, blog or other media; nor guarantee the accuracy or reliability of the information, service or merchandise provided through the website, blog or other media. You acknowlede and agree to use the website, blog or other media on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
4. Limitation of Liability
(a) You release and forever discharge SSMU SSC, and its executives, board members, officers and directors (the “Releasees”) from any and all claims, demands, actions or causes of action of every nature and kind which you (the “Releasor”) may now have or have in the future, against each or any and all of thearising from any injury, losses or damages, howsoever arising, and including loss and/or injury which may be caused to yourself or to others by you, including personal injury, disfigurement, disability or death as a result of your participation in the activities.
5. Payment of Membership Fees/ Refund of Membership Fees
(a) You shall be deemed a member in good standing of the SSMU SSC for the 2016-2017 academic calendar upon receipt by SSMC SSC of all membership fees payable by you in full and allowed you to participate in any and/or all of the activities
(b) There will be no refunds of any membership fees, in whole or in part, after December 1st. Membership refunds issued before December 1st will incur a $15 refund fee.
6. Changed Terms
SSMU SSC retains the right at any time to change or modify the activities including ski/snowboard trips organized by SSMC SSC or the terms and conditions applicable to the membership in SSMC SSC including, without limitation, additional fees or charges incidental to such activities. Such changes or modification shall be effective immediately upon posting notice of same to all members on the website, blog or other media of SSMC SSC. And any participation by you in any of the activities after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of such changes or modifications.
7. Your Account and Miscellaneous Terms
If you use the SSMU SSC website, blog or other media you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, as well as restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for, and indemnify SSMC SSC for, any losses or damages SSMC SSC may sustain, howsoever arising, for authorized or unauthorized use of your account and password.