Santa Cruz County Cycling Club Memberships are based on a calendar year. Membership, for members joining / renewing prior to July 1st of a year, will expire on December 31st of the same year. The membership, for new or renewing members after July 1st of a year, will expire on Dec. 31st of the following year. Individual Memberships are $25 per year or $60 for 3 years. Family Memberships are $35 per year or $90 for 3 years. If you prefer to get the Roadrunner newsletter delivered via US Mail, there is a supplementary charge of $5 per year. Individual Members can upgrade to a family membership and add an adult member and children for $10 for 1 year, and $30 for 3 years.
Later on in the process you will be asked to agree to the terms of the following membership agreement.
By completing this on-line membership process, I agree to the 'Release and Waiver of Liability' on the SCCCC Membership Application and verify I am of age 18 years or older. If you do not wish to join or renew on-line, simply print the above Application form and mail it to us with your check.
By completing this on-line membership process I agree to the liability waiver, you agree, warrant and covenant as follows:
League of American Bicyclists (LAB) RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, INDEMNITY, AND PARENTAL CONSENT AGREEMENT (“Agreement”)
Each applicant for membership shall read and sign the following Release Agreement:
IN CONSIDERATION of being permitted to participate in any way in SANTA CRUZ COUNTY CYCLING CLUB ("Club") sponsored Bicycling Activities ("Activity") I, for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin:
1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree, and represent that I understand the nature of Bicycling Activities and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such Activity. I further acknowledge that the Activity will be conducted over public roads, unimproved roads, mountain bike trails or private property and facilities open to the public during the Activity and upon which the hazards of traveling are to be expected. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the Activity.
2. FULLY UNDERSTAND that: (a) BICYCLING ACTIVITIES INVOLVE RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS, AND DEATH ("RISKS"); (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity, the conditions in which the Activity takes place, or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE "RELEASEES" NAMED BELOW; (c) there may be OTHER RISKS AND SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC LOSSES either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES I incur as a result of my participation in the Activity.
3. HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE the Club, the LAB, its respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, members, volunteers, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, (each considered one of the "RELEASEES" herein) FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON MY ACCOUNT CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE "RELEASEES" OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS; AND I FURTHER AGREE that if, despite this RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT I, or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the Releasees, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES from any litigation expenses, attorney fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which any may incur as the result of such claim.
PHOTO WAIVER. I hereby grant permission to the Santa Cruz County Cycling Club, its officers, trustees, employees, agents, representatives, successors, licensees and assigns (hereinafter "the Club") to photograph my image, likeness, or depiction and/or that of my minor children (if applicable). I hereby grant permission to the Club to edit, crop, or retouch such photographs, and waive any right to inspect the final photographs. I hereby consent to and permit photographs of me and/or those of my minor children to be used by the Club worldwide, for any purpose, including educational and advertisement purposes, and in any medium, including print and electronic. I understand that the Club may use such photographs with or without associating names thereto.
I further waive any claim for compensation of any kind for the Club's use or publication of photographs of me and/or those of my minor children (if applicable). I hereby fully and forever discharge and release the Club from any claim for damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, invasion of privacy; defamation; false light or misappropriation of name, likeness or image) arising out of the use or publication of photographs of me and/or those of my minor children (if applicable) by the Club, and covenant and agree not to sue or otherwise initiate legal proceedings against the Club for such use or publication on my own behalf or on behalf of my minor children. All grants of permission and consent, and all covenants, agreements and understandings contained herein are irrevocable.
I acknowledge and represent that I am over the age of 18, have read this entire document, that I understand its terms and provisions, and that I have signed it knowingly and voluntarily on behalf of myself and/or my minor children (if applicable).
I AM 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND THAT I AM GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING THIS AGREEMENT, HAVE SIGNED IT VOLUNTARILY AND WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE AND INTEND IT TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW. I AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD TO BE INVALID, THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.