2021 Player (18u) & Adult Coach Registration Form (Mitchell Minor Baseball)

Print 2021 Player (18u) & Adult Coach Registration Form
Sport administers in Ontario have been mandated to comply with certain participant/registrant requirements. Government legislation requires participants of sport to acknowledge specific mandatory waivers and forms. Baseball Ontario has implemented a Central Registration System that local associations now use in order to ensure that all players comply in completing the appropriate waivers to participate. Players/Parents are to carefully read all forms in this registration package.
PART 1: Player/Coach Information
  1. Select from drop-down menu
  2. 1234567890
  3. Example: [email protected] A copy of this registration submission will be sent to this address.
  1. Payment Requirements for 2021:
    Due to the current pandemic, we will not be asking for payment at this time.  A notice will be posted on the website when we are assured of a start date and at that time payment will be required before taking the field.
    We do require players to register now so we can begin planning to schedule teams, recruit coaches and be sure we have uniforms and equipment.

    Payment of player registration fees will be by e-transfer via an online payment form that will be made available at that time.  Additional Covid forms--Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims and Indemnity Agreement forms will be required for completion prior to all baseball activities for all participants.

    Anyone registered after APRIL 15 will be placed on a waiting list and will only be accepted if space permits and a $20 late fee will apply.

    The following rate is based on having a full season.  If we are forced to have a shorter season then rates will be adjusted lower.

    NOTE:  Rep team player fee is an additional $75 to $125 depending on team schedule and will be  collected separately when Rep teams are chosen. 
PART 2: Division Registration
  1. Select those that apply
PART 3: Equipment & Uniform
  1. Photo Consent
    I authorize Mitchell Minor Baseball and/or its staff, associates, assistants, or subcontractors to use photograph(s), video and other media image provided for any Mitchell Minor Baseball  promotional, educational or other pertinent uses. I also agree to Mitchell Minor Baseball using any images gathered by photographers, and or videographers supplying images to Mitchell Minor Baseball .

    These images may include, but are not exclusive to, club, coach, athlete and/or parent, and/or volunteer submissions by various member associations of Mitchell Minor Baseball.

    I authorize Mitchell Minor Baseball  to permit the use and display of photographs and/or recordings in any Mitchell Minor Baseball  publication, multimedia production, including video and web usage, display, or advertisement.

    I agree that Mitchell Minor Baseball may use name, likeness, or information supplied by the undersigned.

    The undersigned releases and forever discharges Mitchell Minor Baseball and its officers and employees from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the use of said photographs / recordings, including but not limited to, any claims for invasion of privacy or defamation.
    To improve our communications and service we would like to correspond with you via email. In order to comply with Canadian legislation relating to commercial electronic messages, we are seeking your consent to communicate with you via electronic messages, including email, related to your relationship with Baseball Ontario and Mitchell Minor Baseball, including team selection, program, schedules, membership, promotional materials and other Baseball Ontario information. You may choose not to receive these communications at any time by emailing Baseball Ontario at [email protected] and the President of Mitchell Minor Baseball.
  3. Privacy Policy
    Mitchell Minor Baseball formally adopted(2020) the Privacy Policy as set out by Baseball Ontario. Please be sure to review the Baseball Ontario Privacy Policy which can be found on their website at the following link:

    Baseball Ontario’s Privacy Assurance provides an overview of our privacy principles and practices and seeks your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in the course of providing our programs and services. Further details about our privacy principles and practices may be found in our Privacy Policy available online at baseballontario.com. To the extent of any conflict between this Privacy Insurance and the Privacy Policy, the Privacy Policy shall prevail.
  4. Liability/Injury Waiver
    On behalf of myself, I recognize that baseball entails serious risks. Consequently, except as noted below, I relinquish all rights to a claim of any kind, including the right to a claim for bodily and material damages, regardless of the cause, against Baseball Ontario, its member associations, including Mitchell Minor Baseball and their respective officers, employees, coaches, umpires, assignees, agents, representatives, and sponsors, even if such damages result from negligence of Baseball Ontario, its member associations, including Mitchell Minor Baseball and their respective officers, employees, coaches, umpires, assignees, agents, representatives, and sponsors.
    Without restricting the generality of the preceding, I also relinquish the right to any claim against Baseball Ontario, its member associations, including Mitchell Minor Baseball and their respective officers, employees, coaches, umpires, assignees, agents, representatives, and sponsors resulting from a decision on their part, regardless of the nature of this decision.
    This release of Baseball Ontario, Mitchell Minor Baseball and the other persons noted above does not preclude myself from making a claim under any sports accident coverage provided by Baseball Ontario and/or Mitchell Minor Baseball to their players. An overview of the current sports accident coverage provided by Baseball Ontario can be found at:
  5. Dual Registration:
    By registering to play baseball in the Province of Ontario, you are registering with both the local association you are registering with, and Baseball Ontario.
    By completing this form, you are registering with both Mitchell Minor Baseball and Baseball Ontario. Baseball Ontario appoints Mitchell Minor Baseball to collect fees on its behalf, included in the registration fee collected through this process. No additional monies is charged to the parent registering locally. Baseball Ontario invoices Mitchell Minor Baseball for fees collected.
  6. Rowan's Law
    Rowan’s Law Under Rowan's Law, before any player can be registered with the local association and Baseball Ontario, the player, and the parent or legal guardian of the player if the player is under 18 years of age, must review one of the Concussion Education Resources provided by the Province of Ontario and must review the Player Code of Conduct. Links to these resources are provided here and will open in a separate window:

    Province of Ontario Concussion Education Resources:
    Link to the Baseball Ontario Rowan's Law compliance page

    Baseball Ontario Player Code of Conduct:
    Clinton Minor Baseball has adopted(2020) the Baseball Ontario player code of conduct as its own.  The following link is made available to the registrant.  Please review.
  7. NOTE:  In addition to Baseball Ontario's Compliance of Waivers and Policies which are listed above, you will be required to also complete PART 4; the Covid forms--Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims and Indemnity Agreement which are required for completion prior to all baseball activities.  These are located below on this form.  Players are encouraged to download the OnDeck App either on desktop or phone for tracking purposes during the season.  You will be requested to electronically complete these covid forms again at that time.
    Cover art   OnDeck App:  https://ondeck.baseballontario.com
(To be executed by Participants; Players & Coaches, who are 18 years old and older) WARNING! Please read carefully! By signing this document, you will waive certain legal rights – including the right to sue
  1. 1.  This is a binding legal agreement. Clarify any questions or concerns before signing. Prior to participating, an individual who is the age of majority or older and who wants to participate in the sport of baseball and the activities, programs, classes and services provided by, and/or in the events sponsored or organized by Baseball Ontario and its affiliated associations, local associations, clubs, and leagues which may include but is not limited to: competitions, tournaments, practices, training, personal or strength training, dry land training, training using machines or weights, nutritional and dietary programs, orientational or instructional sessions or lessons, and aerobic and anaerobic conditioning programs (collectively the “Activities”) must acknowledge and agree to the terms outlined in this agreement.

    2. Baseball Ontario and its affiliated associations, local associations, clubs, leagues, and their respective Directors, Officers, committee members, members, employees, coaches, volunteers, officials, participants, agents, sponsors, owners/operators of the facilities in which the Activities take place, and representatives (collectively the “Organization”) are not responsible for any injury, personal injury, damage, property damage, expense, loss of income or loss of any kind suffered by a Participant during, or as a result of, the Activities, caused in any manner whatsoever including, but not limited to, the negligence of the Organization.
  2. Description and Acknowledgement of Risks
    3. I understand and acknowledge that
    a) The Activities have foreseeable and unforeseeable inherent risks, hazards and dangers that no amount of care, caution or expertise can eliminate, including without limitation, the potential for serious bodily injury, permanent disability, paralysis and loss of life
    b) The Organization may offer or promote online programming (such as webinars, remote conferences, workshops, and online training) which have different foreseeable and unforeseeable risks than in-person programming
    c) The Organization has a difficult task to ensure safety and it is not infallible. The Organization may be unaware of my fitness or abilities, may misjudge weather or environmental conditions, may give incomplete warnings or instructions, and the equipment being used might malfunction
    d) (COVID-19) The COVID-19 disease has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization and is extremely contagious. The Organization has put in place preventative measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19; however, the Organization cannot guarantee that I will not become infected with COVID-19. Further, participating in the Activities could increase my risk of contracting COVID-19

    4. I am participating voluntarily in the Activities. In consideration of my participation, I hereby acknowledge that I am aware of the risks, dangers and hazards associated with or related to the Activities. I understand that the Organization may fail to safeguard or protect me from the risks, dangers and hazards of the Activities, some of which are listed below. The risks, dangers and hazards include, but are not limited to:
    a) Health: executing strenuous and demanding physical techniques; physical exertion; overexertion; stretching; dehydration; fatigue; cardiovascular workouts; rapid movements and stops; lack of fitness or conditioning; traumatic injury; sprains and fractures, spinal cord injuries, bacterial infections; rashes; and the transmission of communicable diseases, including viruses of all kinds, COVID-19, bacteria, parasites or other organisms or any mutation thereof
    b) Premises: defective, dangerous or unsafe condition of the facilities; falls; collisions with objects, fences, sprinklers, equipment or persons; dangerous, unsafe, or irregular conditions on the grass, diamond, or other surfaces; extreme weather conditions and lightning; and travel to and from the premises
    c) Use of equipment: mechanical failure of the equipment; negligent design or manufacture of the equipment; the provision of or the failure by the Organization to provide any warnings, directions, instructions or guidance as to the use of the equipment; failure to wear safety or protective equipment; and failure to use or operate equipment within my own ability
    d) Contact: contact with fences, bleachers, the ground, bases, bats, balls, other equipment, vehicles, or other persons; and other contact that may lead to serious bodily injury, including but not limited to concussions and/or other brain injury or serious spinal injury
    e) Advice: negligent advice regarding the Activities
    f) Ability: failing to act safely or within my own ability or within designated area
    g) Sport: the sport of baseball and its inherent risks, including but not limited to being hit by the ball or a bat, injuries incurred while running or sliding, collision with umpires or other participants, slipping on or tripping over a base, and entering or leaving the dugout area, bullpen, batting cage, or bleachers
    h) Cyber: privacy breaches; hacking; and technology malfunction or damage
    i) Conduct: my conduct and conduct of other persons including any physical altercation between participants
    j) Travel: travel to and from the Activities
    k) Negligence: my negligence and negligence of other persons, including NEGLIGENCE ON THE PART OF THE ORGANIZATION, which may increase the risk of damage, loss, personal injury or death
  3. Terms
    5. In consideration of the Organization allowing me to participate in the Activities, I agree:
    a) That when I practice or train in my own space, I am responsible for my surroundings and the location and equipment that I select
    b) That my mental and physical condition is appropriate to participate in the Activities and I assume all risks related to my mental and physical condition
    c) To comply with the rules and regulations for participation in the Activities
    d) To comply with the rules of the facility or equipment
    e) That if I observe an unusual significant hazard or risk, I will remove myself from participation and bring my observations to a representative of the Organization immediately
    f) The risks associated with the Activities are increased when I am impaired and I will not to participate if impaired in any way
    g) That it is my sole responsibility to assess whether any Activities are too difficult for me. By commencing an Activity, I acknowledge and accept the suitability and conditions of the Activity
    h) That I am responsible for my choice of safety or protective equipment and the secure fitting of that equipment
    i) (COVID-19) That COVID-19 is contagious in nature and I may be exposed to, or infected by, COVID-19 and such exposure may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, or death

    Release of Liability and Disclaimer
    6. In consideration of the Organization allowing me to participate, I agree:
    a) That the sole responsibility for my safety remains with me
    b) To ASSUME all risks arising out of, associated with or related to my participation
    c) That I am not relying on any oral or written statements made by the Organization or its agents, whether in a brochure or advertisement or in individual conversations, to agree to participate in the Activities
    d) To WAIVE any and all claims that I may have now or in the future against the Organization
    e) To freely ACCEPT AND FULLY ASSUME all such risks and possibility of personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income, resulting from my participation in the Activities
    f) To FOREVER RELEASE and INDEMNIFY the Organization from any and all liability for any and all claims, demands, actions, damages (including direct, indirect, special and/or consequential), losses, actions, judgments, and costs (including legal fees) (collectively, the “Claims”) which I have or may have in the future, that might arise out of, result from, or relate to my participation in the Activities, even though such Claims may have been caused by any manner whatsoever, including but not limited to, the negligence, gross negligence, negligent rescue, omissions, carelessness, breach of contract and/or breach of any statutory duty of care of the Organization
    g) To FOREVER RELEASE AND INDEMNIFY the Organization from any action related to my becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 as a result of, or from, any action, omission or negligence of myself or others, including but not limited to the Organization
    h) That the Organization is not responsible or liable for any damage to my vehicle, property, or equipment that may occur as a result of the Activities
    i) That negligence includes failure on the part of the Organization to take reasonable steps to safeguard or protect me from the risks, dangers and hazards associated with the Activities j) This release, waiver and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by law of the Province of Ontario and if any portion thereof is held invalid, the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect

    7. I agree that in the event that I file a lawsuit against the Organization, I will do so solely in the Province of Ontario and further agree that the substantive law of the Province of Ontario will apply without regard to conflict of law rules.
8. Acknowledgement
I acknowledge that I have read and understand this agreement, that I have executed this agreement voluntarily, and that this agreement is to be binding upon myself, my heirs, spouse, children, guardians, next of kin, executors, administrators and legal or personal representatives. I further acknowledge by electronically signing this agreement I have waived my right to maintain a lawsuit against the Organization on the basis of any claims from which I have released herein.
Human Validation
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