Things You Need to Know
The Eugene Family YMCA has policies in place for the benefit, safety and welfare of our members, guests and our organization.
Code of Conduct
Membership Waiver and Agreement
COVID-19 Release and Waiver
I hereby acknowledge the health risks and dangers associated with Coronavirus, COVID-19. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious virus that spreads easily. Federal and state authorities recommend social distancing as a means to prevent the spread of the virus. COVID-19 can, among other things, lead to severe illness, personal injury, permanent disability, and death. Participating in Eugene Family YMCA programs or accessing Eugene Family YMCA facilities could increase the risk of contracting COVID-19.
The Eugene Family YMCA in no way represents or warrants that COVID-19 infection will not occur through participation in Eugene Family YMCA programs or accessing Eugene Family YMCA facilities. I have read and fully understand and acknowledge the contents of the Release. In exchange for participating in the Eugene Family YMCA events and/or at any of its facilities (collectively, "Participation"), I, for myself and on the behalf of my family, agree that I am voluntarily waiving, releasing, indemnifying and discharging the Eugene Family YMCA and its officers, directors, employees and volunteers for, from and against any and all liability, damages, and each and every action including, but not limited to, exposure or transmission of the COVID-19 virus (collectively, "Claims:") by Participation associated with or at the Eugene Family YMCA.
I represent that I have full authority to sign on behalf of my family and anyone on my account and that my signature binds each other person having authority to make decisions on behalf of my family.
My e-signature below is confirmation that I have read and fully understand and acknowledge the contents of the Release and agree that I am voluntarily waiving, releasing, indemnifying and discharging the Eugene Family YMCA and its officers, directors, employees and volunteers for, from and against the Claims.
Eugene Family YMCA Membership Code of Conduct
Updated May 2020
The Member and all members on the Member Unit agree to abide by all rules and regulations of the Eugene Family YMCA and understands that failure to act in accordance with the rules may result in expulsion from the YMCA and cancellation of membership. This includes adhering to the Y's Character Values: Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.
In addition, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the Y's best efforts to keep all members safe, all members agree to:
- Honor social and physical distancing guidelines of 6 feet
- Agree to comply with staff monitors and guidelines presented by the YMCA
- Agree to clean all equipment with provided wipes prior to and after use
- Answer health screening questions honestly and completely
- Follow all rules set forth by the YMCA during its phased reopening
Virtual Membership Group Exercise Waiver
Physical exercise, in all of its forms and with or without the use of equipment such as blocks, straps or any other equipment that may be used by an instructor of The Young Men’s Christian Association of Eugene Family YMCA (the “YMCA”), is a strenuous physical activity. Accordingly, you are urged and advised to seek the advice of a physician before beginning any physical exercise regimen, routine, program, or using any suggested equipment shown in any of the videos from the YMCA. The YMCA is not a medical organization and its instructors or staff cannot give you medical advice or diagnosis. All suggestions and comments relating to the use of equipment, poses, moves and instruction are not required to be performed by you and are carried out at your election while viewing YMCA videos. Nothing contained herein should be constructed as any form of such medical advice or diagnosis.
By using this content you represent that you understand that physical exercise carries the risk of serious and/or permanent injury, whether physical or mental, and death, arising from your actions and the actions, inactions, and negligence of others including the YMCA. You understand that it is your responsibility to judge your physical and mental capabilities for such activities. You freely assume all risks, including risks arising from the negligent actions and inactions of others, and accept full responsibility for your participation.
You waive, release, discharge, and covenant not to sue, on behalf of yourself, your minor children, and any incapacitated person in your care or custody (“Releasing Individuals”), the YMCA, its employees, officers, directors, affiliates, contractors, volunteers, representatives, agents, insurers, and servants from any and all claims arising out of or resulting from any injury, death, loss, or damage suffered by any Releasing Individual, including such injuries arising from the Releasing Individuals’ use of this content and the YMCA’s activities or programs, regardless of whether such injuries result, in whole or in part, from the negligence of the YMCA.
You agree to indemnify, save, and hold harmless the YMCA from any loss, liability, damages, or costs the YMCA occurs due to your use of this content and the YMCA’s activities or programs, whether or not such loss, liability, damages, or costs are caused by the negligence of the YMCA.
You agree that this Waiver is binding on you, your heirs, legal representatives, successors, and assigns in addition to the terms and conditions of any releases and waivers of liability and indemnity agreements you have executed or will execute with the YMCA.
Updated October 9, 2020