Tri S Ranch Release Form- 970
Savannah Street Ext. - Calhoun Falls, S.C.
(if under 21):__________Date:_________________
CAROLINA LAW, AN EQUINE ACTIVITY SPONSOR OR EQUINE PROFESSIONAL IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF
A PARTICIPANT IN AN EQUINE ACTIVITY RESULTING FROM AN INHERENT RISK OF EQUINE ACTIVITY, PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 7, CHAPTER 9 OF
TITLE 47, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976.
Tri S Ranch
Assumption of Risk
I also acknowledge that the enjoyment and excitement of Horseback riding is derived in part from the inherent
risk incurred by this activity. These inherent risks contribute to such enjoyment and excitement and are a reason for my participation.
I am solely responsible for my decision to participate in this activity. I understand and accept that Horseback riding involves
dangers and risks which may include, but are not limited to the following:
Horse behavior or temperament which includes,
biting, kicking or stepping on a person;
Falling off or being thrown from a horse,
such risk increases at higher speeds;
Unforeseen maladjustment or malfunction
of saddles and tack;
Horseback riding on rugged terrain, including
Injuries inflicted by animals, insects,
plants or other participants;
Accidents or illness in remote places
without medical facilities;
The forces of nature including lighting,
unsuspected changes in terrain, weather changes, and others not named;
The physical exertion associated with
In consideration of Tri S Ranch furnishing horses to enable me to participate in this activity in which I may not
be skilled, I hereby assume all risk of injury or loss of life to myself, and loss of or damage to property arising out of
my participation in such an activity, including hazards associated with any defect in a manufacturer’s product. I specifically
release and hold Tri S Ranch, its owners, operators, agents, volunteers, guides, employees, participants and Tri S Ranch harmless
from any and all liability, including negligence (active or passive), as to any right of action or claim to relief that may
accrue either to me or to my heirs or personal representatives for any such injury, loss of life, medical costs, attorney’s
fees, court costs, or loss of or damage to property which I may suffer while participating in equine activities, including
activities preliminary and subsequent thereto. I declare that I carry medical insurance fully covering any and all injuries
incurred. I further understand Tri S Ranch carries no medical insurance for the protection of participants in Horseback riding,
and any insurance coverage existing with respect to Tri S Ranch, shall not alter the terms of this waiver nor impose any liability
on Tri S Ranch. I have carefully read this release and fully understand its contents, I am aware that this is a complete release
of liability and I sign it of my own free will. This release will remain in full
force and effect for all visits by me to Tri S Ranch unless I explicitly revoke it in writing and deliver such revocation
in person to Tri S Ranch.
I also agree to obey all Stable Rules and all other posted signs or directions while participating in the equine activities.
18 years of age:
OF PARENT OR GUARDIAN: ________________________________________________________________________
NAME OF PARENT OR GUARDIAN: ________________________________________________________________________
I understand and acknowledge that wearing a protective helmet
may reduce the risk of head and spinal cord injuries to me while participating in equine activities; nevertheless, I hereby
voluntarily choose not to wear a protective helmet.