Stockton Bicycle Club Membership Application

2022 full year membership: $20 for individual, $30 for family.

If you prefer, a form that you can download, print, and mail will be available soon.

I'd like to:  Join the club    Renew my membership
First Name:
Last Name:
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I am willing to help with:  Delta Century  Leading rides  Club administration

Please read the waiver below and check the box to indicate you have read and understood it:

In consideration of participating in Stockton Bicycle Club ("Club") sponsored Bicycling Activities ("Activity") I for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin:

1. Acknowledge, agree, and represent 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 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 condition 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. I ACKNOWLEDGE the risk associated with Coronavirus/COVID-19, and that The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other public health authorities recommend physical distancing of at least six feet. I acknowledge that the Stockton Bicycle Club (SBC) has implemented preventative measures, although the club cannot guarantee that I will not become exposed or infected by Coronavirus/COVID-19 as the result of my negligence or the negligence of others.

I agree that:

1. I will not participate in Stockton Bicycle Club rides or events if I am experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, including but not limited to: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, sore throat.
2. I will not participate in SBC rides or events if I have been recently exposed to someone who has COVID-19, or is suspected of having COVID-19.
3. Prior to participating in an SBC activity, I will test for COVID-19 if I experience symptoms, or am exposed to someone who is infected. I will subsequently not participate in rides or events until the test results are negative for COVID-19.
4. In the event I test positive or otherwise believe I am infected with COVID-19, and have participated in an SBC ride or event three weeks prior to onset of symptoms or positive test results, I will contact a club officer and inform him or her. I will follow the advice of contact tracers and assist them with information in regards to contacts with SBC members.
5. I will carry a mask at all times during a ride or event.
6. I will wear a mask when on an SBC ride or event when indoors, or when physical distancing is not possible.
7. I will maintain physical distance, generally believed to be six feet, from others on all SBC rides or events, especially when stopped.
8. I understand drafting may be a risk in itself to my well being.
9. I will maintain good hygienic practices, including washing hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and avoiding physical contact with others.
10. The Stockton Bicycle Club may suspend or cancel any or all activities to prevent the spread of COVID-19, on its own volition, or at the guidance or mandates from local, state and federal governments. The Stockton Bicycle Club will not refund membership fees in the event any or all of its rides are canceled.
11. I agree to adhere to all local, state and federal guidelines while participating in Stockton Bicycle Club activities.
12. I understand the situation is fluid, and SBC ride restrictions may become more or less restrictive depending on changes in the pandemic severity, as well as new findings and recommendations from health authorities.

4. Hereby release, discharge, and covenant not to sue the Club, the League of American Bicyclists, their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, volunteers, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, (each considered on 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 operation, and Coronavirus/COVID-19 infection; 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, hold harmless each of the RELEASEES from any litigation expenses, attorney fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which any may incur as a result of such claim.

I have read this agreement, including the COVID-19 guidelines, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by signing it, and have signed it freely 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 and agree that if any portion of this agreement is held to be invalid the balance, notwithstanding, shall continue in full force and effect.

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