Terms and Conditions


RELEASE / WAIVER In consideration of my being able to participate in the event, I state I am an experienced bodysurfer familiar with all the hazardous conditions which exist in connection with this event. I have had an opportunity to inspect the contest site and assure myself that I capable and qualified to bodysurf in this event, and will not do so unless I am satisfied I am capable of doing so. I am aware that there are hazards that may exist in connection with my participation in competition and I voluntarily participate in this activity with knowledge of those hazards. I also assign to the promoters of said event, including RVCA, Da Fin, Banzai Bowls, Quiksilver, the North Shore Lifeguard Association, Hawaiian Water Patrol, City and County of Honolulu, the State of Hawaii, and sponsors, the exclusive commercial use of all photographs and photographic reproductions, television and motion pictures taken of me during the competition at this even, whether in or out of the water. I also agree to conduct myself in a professional, sportsmanlike manner prior to, during, and after the bodysurf competition and while I am in the vicinity of the event. I have had an opportunity to be appraised of, and to review all the rules and regulations applicable to the competition and understand that any violation of these rules, or any unsportsmanlike conduct, will be the cause for immediate disqualification from this contest by sole discretion of the contest director. I also agree to compete and appear in competition attire provided by the sponsors from time of issuance until completion of competition and during awards presentations. ASSUMPTION OF RISK The undersigned further states that he/she merely assumes the risk for any injuries that he/she may sustain in connection with his/her participation in the event and he/she hereby releases and forever discharges Quiksilver, the North Shore Lifeguard Association, Hawaiian Water Patrol, City and County of Honolulu, the State of Hawaii and the sponsors, and their respective directors, shareholders, agents, employees, successors, assigns, and affiliated organizations from any injury or death arising out of or related to the event by signing this release form. KNOWING AND VOLUNTARY EXECUTION I have carefully read this agreement and fully understands its contents. I am aware that this is a release of liability and a contract between myself and RVCA, Da FIn, Banzai Bowls, Quiksilver, the North Shore Lifeguard Association, Hawaiian Water Patrol, City and County of Honolulu, the State of Hawaii, and the sponsors, and their respective directors, shareholder, agents, employees, successors, assigns, and affiliated organizations and sign undersigned represents that if he/she is under the age of eighteen (18) years that he/she has obtained from his/her parent or legally responsible guardian’s permission to participate in this event and that this document sets forth the signature of said parent or guardian.