2023-24 Assumption of Risk 

All members and participants of Orienteering Ottawa activities must sign this waiver once for the orienteering year 2023-24.  (Age of majority is 18 and older for Ontario and Quebec.)

Please agree to each section below and then click on the final button at the bottom right.


(to be executed by parent/guardians of Participants who are younger than the Age of Majority)

WARNING! Please read carefully! By signing this document you will assume certain risks and responsibilities


Waiver for Minors (18 years of age or younger)
Please agree to step 1 of the minor waiver.

1. This is a binding legal agreement. Clarify any questions or concerns before signing. Prior to participating, an individual who is younger than the age of majority and who wants to participate in orienteering and the activities, programs, classes and services provided by, and/or in the events sponsored or organized by Orienteering Canada, and its affiliated Provincial/Territorial Associations and/or Clubs which may include but is not limited to: competitions, events, rogaining, cross country ski events, mountain bike events, training, personal or strength training, dry land training, training using machines or weights, nutritional and dietary programs, orientational or instructional sessions or lessons, and aerobic and anaerobic conditioning programs (collectively the “Activities”) must have their legal parent/guardian (“the Parties”) acknowledge and agree to the terms outlined in this agreement. 

2. The undersigned acknowledges and agrees that they are a parent/guardian of the Participant and have full legal responsibility for the decisions of the Participant. 


3. Orienteering Canada, and its affiliated Provincial/Territorial Associations and/or Clubs and their respective Directors, Officers, committee members, members, employees, coaches, volunteers, officials, participants, agents, sponsors, owners/operators of the facilities in which the Activities take place, and representatives (collectively the “Organization”) are not responsible for any injury, property damage, death, expense, loss of income, damage or loss of any kind suffered by the Participant during, or as a result of, the Activities.