I understand that the use of Mount Marty University Facilities (“MMU Facilities”) including but not limited to the Ruth Donohoe First Dakota Fieldhouse, Cimpl Arena, Bob Tereshinski Stadium, Crane Youngworth Field, Marian Auditorium and Westside Park has inherent dangers, and may cause serious injury, damage to my person and/or property, and/or possible death. I fully assume all of the risks associated with the use of the MMU Facilities, including, but not limited to: negligence in design, maintenance, supervision, instruction or warning; inadequate safety equipment; the negligence of other users of the facility; misuse of the facility or its equipment by myself or others; surface hazards (slips, trips, and falls); collision with fixed or moving objects; and known and unknown physical weaknesses, frailties, diseases, and/or conditions which may cause or contribute to injuries, damages to my person or property, and possible death.
Types of injuries associated with physical activity include, but are not limited to: sprains, strains, contusions, fractures, joint dislocations, concussions, other types of musculoskeletal injuries, heart attacks, strokes, other types of ailments, and in rare cases, death. Furthermore, certain factors may increase the risk of injury. These risk factors include any form of tobacco, alcohol, or drug lifestyle, along with having a family history of any cardiovascular disease. Mount Marty University strongly recommends that if any individual has more than one of these risk factors that they seek the advice of a physician before participating in any physical activity.
I understand that certain factors may increase the risk of suffering some type of injury. I further understand that I should cease exercising and/or activity and contact my physician if I experience any problems before, during, or after exercise sessions, including, but not limited to: dizziness, fainting or feelings of fainting; impaired vision; pain in the chest, neck, jaw area, or in the arms; shortness of breath; swelling in any of the joints; or unusual fatigue.