Event Terms & Conditions

United States Challenge Event Liability Waiver

I, knowingly and voluntarily, submit my registration to the 2017 United States Challenge IX Championship.  I am fully aware of my personal health and any medical conditions that I have and, hereby, certify that I am physically and mentally capable of participating in the events that I have registered through this website.

I agree to comply to all the rules of the events. I am fully responsible for my actions and will assume all risks associated and/or resulting from participation at this event.

To complete my registration, I, hereby, release the organizers and their affiliates (including officers, agents, representatives, employees, volunteers, etc.) from any liability due to any injuries incurred before, during, and / or after the event.  Further, I will hold harmless and will waive my rights to file any legal claims, class actions, suits, or controversies against the organizers and their affiliates, specifically:  United States Wushu Academy, Center for Cultural Exchange, Tiger Claw, Zhao Changjun Wushu Academy, and World Swordsmen Federation. In agreeing to the event terms and conditions, I am also waiving my rights to have any personal representatives file liability and/or legal claims against the organizers and their affiliates.

In addition, I, hereby, waive any claims to compensation for the use of videos, photographs, media coverage (including social media), interviews, personal statements, etc. that may have been obtained by the organizers during the event or previous related events.

Note:  If the participant is under the age of 18, the accompanying personal representative also agrees to the terms and conditions of this event in conjunction with the participant’s agreement.

Event Refunds

As the participant and/or the participant’s personal representative, I understand that there are NO REFUNDS issued for this event if the participant misses any events.

Event refunds will only be issued if the organizers cancel the event.

Website Terms & Conditions

General Terms

By accessing and utilizing this website, you are agreeing to the Terms & Conditions for usage, including all applicable US laws and regulations governed under the Commonwealth of Virginia.  If you do not agree to any of the listed terms and conditions outlined on this website, you are prohibited from accessing and using this website.  Please note that the materials and information listed on this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark laws.  Reproduction of texts and images from this site must be explicitly granted by the organizers in writing.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us.  Below is an outline of our privacy policy and how we collect, use, communicate, and disclose personal information.

  1. We identify the purpose to collect personal information.  Personal information is being collected on this website for the purpose of registering event participants.
  2. We will collect and use personal information to fulfill the purpose or objective.  The purpose is to register event participants with the objective of providing efficient communication to participants.
  3. We will retain personal information until the individual contacts us in writing to stop communication, at which time, the communication between the event organizers and the individual will cease.
  4. We will collect and retain personal information by lawful and fair means; individuals will voluntarily provide us with personal information.
  5. We will safeguard personal information and will not sell this information to third parties, i.e. those who are not listed as the organizers.
  6. We will provide transparent information about how we collect, use, communicate, and disclose, personal information.

We are committed to protecting your privacy and conducting our business in accordance to these policies to ensure that your personal information is protected and maintained.

Disclaimer

The materials presented on the United States Challenge Event site as well as its affiliate’s websites are provided “as is” with no warranties provided, expressed or implied.  By accessing and utilizing this website, you are doing so at your own risk. 

Agreement

By accessing and utilizing this website, you understand that the organizers of the United States Challenge VIII, namely: United States Wushu Academy, Center for Cultural Exchange, Tiger Claw, Zhao Changjun Wushu Academy, and World Swordsmen Federation will be held harmless and not subject to any liabilities and/or legal actions.  In no event will the organizers be held liable for any damages or losses arising from the use or inability to use the materials on this website. You are responsible for making sure your networks are secure and safe for internet and website usage.

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