WAIVER OF LIABILITY
MEMBER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE USE OF GOLD’S GYM’S FACILITIES (AND ANY ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED OUTSIDE THE FOUR WALLS OF THE GYM, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PARKING LOTS AND OTHER AREAS NEAR THE GYM), EQUIPMENT, MERCHANDISE, SERVICES AND PROGRAMS (INCLUDING PERSONAL TRAINING) INVOLVES AN INHERENT RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY TO MEMBER AND MEMBER’S GUESTS AND INVITEES. MEMBER VOLUNTARILY AGREES TO ASSUME ALL RISKS OF PERSONAL INJURY TO MEMBER, MEMBER’S SPOUSE, CHILDREN, UNBORN CHILDREN, OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS, GUESTS OR INVITEES AND WAIVES ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR ACTIONS THAT MEMBER MAY HAVE AGAINST GOLD’S GYM, ANY OF ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES OR OTHER AFFILIATES AND ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS FOR ANY SUCH PERSONAL INJURY (AND NO SUCH PERSON OR ENTITY SHALL BE LIABLE TO MEMBER, MEMBER’S SPOUSE, CHILDREN, UNBORN CHILDREN, OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS, GUESTS OR INVITEES FOR ANY SUCH PERSONAL INJURY), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION: (I) INJURIES ARISING FROM USE OF ANY EXERCISE EQUIPMENT, MACHINES AND TANNING BOOTHS OR PERSONAL TRAINING SERVICES; (II) INJURIES ARISING FROM PARTICIPATION IN SUPERVISED OR UNSUPERVISED ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS IN EXERCISE ROOMS, RUNNING TRACKS, SWIMMING POOLS, HOT TUBS, COURTS OR OTHER AREAS OF ANY GOLD’S GYM, (III) INJURIES ARISING FROM GOLD’S GYM’S NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT; (IV) INJURIES, DISEASE, INFECTION OR MEDICAL DISORDERS RESULTING FROM EXERCISING AT ANY GOLD’S GYM, INCLUDING HEART ATTACKS, STROKES, HEAT STRESS, SPRAINS, BROKEN BONES AND TORN OR DAMAGED MUSCLES, LIGAMENTS OR TENDONS; AND (V) ACCIDENTAL INJURIES WITHIN ANY GOLD’S GYM FACILITIES, INCLUDING LOCKER ROOMS, STEAM ROOM, WHIRLPOOLS, HOT TUBS, SPAS, SAUNAS, SHOWERS AND DRESSING ROOMS. MEMBER ALSO WAIVES ALL CLAIMS AGAINST GOLD’S GYM, ANY OF ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES OR OTHER AFFILIATES AND ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS FOR ANY CLAIMS MEMBER MAY HAVE UNDER ANY OF THE STATE’S CONSUMER PROTECTION STATUTES. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL SURVIVE THE TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT AND MEMBER’S MEMBERSHIP.
ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND INDEMNIFICATION
Member acknowledges that (i) Gold’s Gym does not manufacture any of the fitness or other equipment at its facilities and (ii) Gold’s Gym does not manufacture any vitamins, food products, sports drinks, nutritional supplements or other products sold at its facilities; accordingly, neither Gold’s Gym nor any of its parents, subsidiaries or other affiliates nor any of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors or assigns shall be held liable for any such defective equipment or products. Member shall indemnify Gold’s Gym, its parents, subsidiaries and other affiliates and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors and assigns (an “Indemnified Party”) and save and hold each of them harmless against and pay on behalf of or reimburse any such indemnified party as and when incurred for any losses which such indemnified party may suffer, sustain or become subject to, as a result of, in connection with, relating or incidental to or by virtue of any claim that is the subject of the waiver set forth above. The provisions of this paragraph shall survive the termination of this Agreement and Member’s membership.
WAGE WITHHOLDING AUTHORIZATION AGREEMENT
I hereby authorize Earth Fare to withhold through payroll deduction from my paycheck the amount selected per paycheck for Gold's Gym Corporate Membership. I understand that the amount listed above will be deducted in equal installments this authorization is withdrawn by me or upon the termination of my employment for whatever reason. I understand that I may withdraw this authorization by giving notice to Human Resources at least five (5) calendar days prior to my regularly scheduled pay day. However, I further understand that if I withdraw this authorization, the full amount of the remaining unpaid balance shall immediately become due and payable to Earth Fare. Should I leave the employment of Earth Fare for any reason, I agree to repay the remaining unpaid balance from my final paycheck. If the remaining balance cannot legally be deducted from my final paycheck, I agree to repay Earth Fare the entire balance due and owing after deduction from my final paycheck within thirty (30) days of leaving Earth Fare' employ. I agree that any disputes concerning this Agreement are to be construed under the laws of the State of North Carolina.