Register as an Associate Member

Pricing Details

Total: $ 125.00

Register as an Associate Member

Please complete the form below to register as an Associate Member of the Ocean River Paddling Club. To qualify for associate membership you must already be a fully paid member of another paddling club. (Currently restricted to VI Paddling Club members only)

Terms of Participation

I agree to abide by the rules, regulations and policies imposed on members by the Ocean River Paddling Club Society and its board of directors. I recognize the rules, regulations and policies are designed for the safety, protection and fair treatment of all members.

I agree to keep the Society advised of any change in my contact information listed above and to pay my membership fees as applicable.

I agree to inform the Ocean River Paddling Club Society of any medical or other concerns that may affect my ability to participate in paddling activities.

Annual CORA membership fee must be paid directly to CORA for insurance purposes and is mandatory for all ORPC members and associate members.

Associate Membership Fee: $125 per 6-month season; Sprint-Summer season: March 1st to August 31st; Fall-Winter season: September 1 to end of February.

Associate Membership Benefits:
• Access to OC6 Competitive and Development Program practices. Club Crew booking requests must be sent to the President or designate and are granted depending on availability.
• Access to Ocean River Paddling Club Society Team Pages communication and information.
• Code entry access will be given for use of the clubhouse, washroom facilities and upper gate behind Value Village. These codes will be kept confidential and for use by ORPC members and associate members only.

Associate Membership Limitations:
• Non-voting membership at AGM.
• Access to small boats is restricted to full club members only
• Parking in the lower lot is not available, as we currently do not have enough spots for full club members. Street parking or pay parking in upper lots is available.
• No club members are allowed to park in the free Capital Iron upper lot while participating in paddling activities. This is a restriction enforced by our landlord.

Consent to Use Likeness

I grant the Ocean River Paddling Club Society the right to use, without payment of any fee or charge, any photograph, video or other visual media likeness of myself for the purpose of furthering awareness of paddling through means of its publications, website or advertising.


Online Waiver

Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims and Assumption of Risks Agreement (the “Release Agreement”)

Agree that:

By acknowledging this document I waive certain legal rights, including the right to sue or claim compensation following an accident.

In this Release Agreement:

a) “RELEASEES” means Ocean River Paddling Club Society, its directors, administrator, agents, officers, members, volunteers, employees, coaches, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Paddling Activities take place;

b) “Paddling Activities” includes paddling and racing outrigger canoes, stand-up paddle-boards and other paddle-sport vessels, and includes volunteering, coaching and officiating for practices and related events.

ASSUMPTION OF RISKS

I am aware that participating in Paddling Activities involves many risks, dangers and hazards (the “Risks”), and that Paddling Activities can be physically strenuous and require physical fitness and good health.

I am further aware that the Risks inherent in Paddling Activities, some of which are beyond the control of the RELEASEES, may include but are not limited to: physical exertion for which I may be unprepared; weather extremes subject to sudden and unexpected changes; dangerous water including rapids, whitewater and cold water; equipment failure; improper use of equipment; failure to remain in designated areas; impact of collision with obstacles, or other participants or other vessels; negligence of other participants or vessel operators; and NEGLIGENCE ON THE PART OF THE RELEASEES, INCLUDING THE FAILURE ON THE PART OF THE RELEASEES TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO SAFEGUARD OR PROTECT ME FROM THE RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS OF PARTICIPATING IN PADDLING ACTIVITIES.

I FREELY ACCEPT AND FULLY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS AND THE POSSIBILITY OF PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE AND LOSS RESULTING THEREFROM.

RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

In consideration of the RELEASEES agreeing to my participation in Paddling Activities and permitting my use of their equipment, parking and other facilities, on my own behalf, and on behalf of my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators, and representatives, I HEREBY AGREE AS FOLLOWS:

1. TO WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS that I have or may in the future have against the RELEASEES and TO RELEASE THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any loss, damage, expense or injury, including death, that I may suffer or my next of kin may suffer as a result of my participating in Paddling Activities, DUE TO ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, BREACH OF CONTRACT, OR BREACH OF ANY STATUTORY OR OTHER DUTY OF CARE, INCLUDING ANY DUTY OF CARE OWED UNDER THE OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT, RSBC 1996, c. 337, ON THE PART OF THE RELEASEES, AND FURTHER INCLUDING THE FAILURE ON THE PART OF THE RELEASEES TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO SAFEGUARD OR PROTECT ME FROM THE RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS OF PARTICIPATING IN THE PADDLING ACTIVITIES REFERRED TO ABOVE.

2. IF, despite this Release Agreement, I or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the Releasees, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES from any litigation expenses, attorney fees, loss, liability, damage or cost which any may incur as a result of such claim.


$125.00 is due with completion of the form.

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