DECLARATION In the event of my admission as a member of the Show Horse Council of Tasmania Inc, I agree to be bound by THE RULES of the Show Horse Council of Tasmania Inc, for the time being in force, including the competition rules and regulations of the SHCA,I further understand and agree that through Affiliation with the Show Horse Council of Australasia Inc (SHCA), By-Laws, Insurance, Policies and all relevant procedures as developed and amended from time to time including but not limited to the Social Media Policy made available to me.
I declare, in making this application, that I do not hold membership with another Affiliated Association. Horse Sports are a Dangerous Activity In consideration for being permitted to participate in any way in horse sport activities I, the undersigned, understand, acknowledge and accept that Horse sports are a dangerous recreational activity and horses can act in a sudden and unpredictable (changeable) way, especially if frightened or hurt. There is a significant risk that serious INJURY or DEATH may result from horse sport activities.
I knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown and I voluntarily PARTICIPATE at my OWN RISK and assume sole responsibility for any injury, death or property damage I may suffer that arises from my participation in horse sport activities. I understand and acknowledge the dangers associated with the consumption of alcohol or any mind altering drugs before and during the activity and I take full responsibility for any injury, loss or damage associated with their consumption. I agree not to drink alcohol or take drugs prohibited by law before or during these activities.
I agree to follow the directions of any event organiser or official and that any misconduct or refusal by me to follow any direction of any organiser or official can result in the CANCELLATION of my participation in these activities and my immediate removal from my horse NO MATTER where that may occur.
I understand that any such non-compliance may result in injury, death and/or permanent disability as a result of my failure to comply. I agree to wear a helmet at all times where required in accordance with the SHCA competition Rules and agree that I am solely responsible for ensuring that I comply with the SHCA Rules and take sole responsibility for my actions.