is a dangerous sport and Ascot will be using areas of the Heath for operational
purposes during Racing Hours, which are from 1200 noon until half an hour after
the last race (or later if Ascot reasonably considers it necessary for safety
reasons). If you wish to be on the Heath
during Racing Hours then the following Terms and Conditions apply to YOU. These have become necessary
because there have been some near misses recently, and the Ascot Authority does
not want any accident to occur either to personnel working in the area, or to
members of the public.
order to be allowed access to the Heath during Racing Hours, you will be asked
to sign a form to confirm that you have received this notice, and that you and
your guests have read and agree to its contents. This applies to everyone over the age of 16. If
you are not prepared to sign, then you will be refused entry to the Heath.
to the Heath during Racing Hours is AT
YOUR OWN RISK.
YOU are responsible
for your own safety and the safety of anyone who accompanies you.
its employees and/or agents will not be liable to you or to your guests for any
personal injury, death, loss or damage to you or your property (or your guests
or their property) however caused except to the extent death or personal injury
is caused by any wilful or negligent act or breach of statutory duty of
the avoidance of doubt anyone on the Heath WILL
BE AT RISK IF THEY:
on the Perimeter Road (which is used by work vehicles and emergency vehicles)
on Cricket Pitch Road, Churchill Avenue or the Service Road (where official
vehicles may travel at speed)
on the northern part of the Heath (from Swinley Bottom around to Cricket Pitch
Road) when an emergency helicopter is approaching this landing area
wearing headphones (and are therefore unaware of approaching vehicles)
riding a bicycle, scooter or skateboard
a dog that is not on a lead at all times
safe area for viewing races is available between the road and the running rail
in the straight.
may be accompanied by a reasonable number of guests on the Heath during Racing
Hours. YOU are responsible for
making them aware of these Terms and Conditions, and ensuring that they comply
children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult who is responsible
for their safety at all times.
Your pass is strictly non-transferable