By becoming a member of Good Men Brotherhood DC, I voluntarily agree to accept any and all liabilities that may occur due to the health, fitness, business, financial and hand-to-hand combat techniques shared. 

I understand that the information provided will at times require participants to participate in physical activity related to martial arts, self defense and combatives. Participants will actively engage in physical training exercises that may include, but not limited to, close quarter combative training drills, ground fighting, joint manipulations, application of pressure points, achieving physical control over others, weapon protection, throws, falls and scenario simulations. The training may require participants to use training equipment and actively engage in close quarter street defense or combat exercises. I additionally understand that I may experience emotional or mental stress as a result of my participation in the training. Notwithstanding my awareness that certain risks and dangers exist and may occur during this training, I still wish to participate. I additionally certify that I have no condition, whether mental and/or physical, that would prevent me from participation in this activity. 

In consideration for the right to participate in this training, whether it be on my own or at a designated club meeting, no matter the location, I understand and do hereby agree to assume all of the above risks and other related risks which may be encountered during the training, including activities in preparation of and/or subsequent and related to training. Accordingly, I on behalf of my heirs, assignees and/or successors, do hereby agree to hold Good Men Brotherhood DC, it's directors, agents and employees, including other club members, harmless from any and all liability, actions, causes of actions, claims, expenses, and damages on account of injury to my person or property, even injury resulting in death, which I know have or which may arise in the future in connection with my participation in the health, fitness, business, financial and hand-to-hand combat techniques associated. 

I expressly agree that this Release, Waiver of Liability and Indemnification Agreement is intended to be as broad as permitted by the applicable laws and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full force and effect. The present contains the entire agreement between the parties hereto and the terms of this agreement are contractual and not a mere recital. 

I acknowledge that membership dues are $9.99 per month for twelve consecutive months. And will be paid in full, should I decide to cancel my membership prior to the twelfth month. On month thirteen my membership will become month to month which shall be paid on-going until I give in writing a thirty day notice of my cancellation. Once cancellation is complete, I understand I will no longer be permitted access to Good Men Brotherhood DC Membership Benefits. 

I further state that I have carefully read the foregoing release and know the contents there of and I sign this release as of my own free act. This is a legally binding agreement, which I have read and understood.