Continued use of this website constitutes agreement to the following terms and conditions.
Rivka Yoga Retreat lists what is included on the retreat's experience and description pages. Airfare, tips, travel insurance, alcohol, are among the things that are not included.
To reserve your place on our retreat, you will need to create an account, fill out the necessary registration form, and make payment of a non-refundable deposit.
Payment can be made by credit or debit card only through the Rivka Yoga Retreat website. All payments will incur a 3% card processing fee which will be displayed and itemized at the time of payment. This processing fee is not included in the advertised price of the retreat and does not count towards any minimum payment requirements listed hereafter.
Half of the final balance is due two (2) months before the departure date of the trip, after which that half of your final balance becomes non-refundable. Final balances are due one (1) month before the departure date of the trip. If payments are not received by the above referenced dates, Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right to cancel your reservation and accept new reservations for your space. If you do not think you can pay in time please contact us via email.
If you wish to cancel your retreat you should do so as soon as possible through the Rivka Yoga Retreat website in the payments section. Cancellation will take effect subject to the following: If cancellation takes place more than two (2) months prior to your departure date any payments made will be refunded minus your deposit. If cancellation takes place with less than two (2) months prior to your departure, 50% of the trip price will be forfeited. Any amount forfeited, which has not then been paid to Rivka Yoga Retreat by you, will be recovered from you by Rivka Yoga Retreat as a debt due and payable.
Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right to make any changes deemed necessary by our team, trip leaders, teachers or partners. In the rare case of a cancellation on the part of Rivka Yoga Retreat we will offer a transfer to another trip or a full refund of your funds. Rivka Yoga Retreat is not responsible for any expenses or damages incurred as a result of trip cancellation including preparation costs, airline tickets, travel documents or other expenses. Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right to cancel any trip prior to departure in the event that there are too few people booked in which case you will be given a full refund of any and all payments made to Rivka Yoga Retreat. You will not be entitled to claim any additional amounts or seek any compensation for any injury, loss, expenses or damage (either direct or consequential) or for any loss of time or inconvenience which may result from such cancellation (including but not limited to visa, passport and vaccination charges, or departure, gear purchases, airport and airline taxes).
Rivka Yoga Retreat requires each trip member to purchase individual travel insurance for their trip. We suggest that you include “cancel for any reason” with your policy. You must purchase travel insurance that includes medical coverage.
It is the responsibility of each traveler to obtain all required travel documents including Visas and other travel documents unless otherwise noted. You can contact us for more detailed information regarding your trip requirements. It is your responsibility to purchase correct immunizations. Please contact your nearest travel clinic for the lastest requirements.
Although Rivka Yoga Retreat has taken reasonable steps to ensure my safety, I acknowledge that this activity has risks, including certain risks which cannot be eliminated without destroying the unique character of this activity. The same elements that contribute to the unique character of this activity can cause loss or damage to the Participant including accidental injury, illness or in extreme cases, permanent trauma, disability or death and also can cause damage to or loss of property. The following describes some, but not all, of those risks.
Activities vary from trip to trip and may include but are not limited to: hiking, backpacking and climbing in a wide variety of environments including on rock, snow and ice; bicycling on trails and roads with a wide range of surface conditions and traffic volume; rock climbing, climbing on climbing apparatus and ropes courses, using zip-wires and rope swings; white-water rafting, river kayaking, sea-kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding; swimming, snorkeling and surfing; fishing.
Rivka Yoga Retreat trips can involve travel to remote places, oftentimes many hours from medical facilities. Transportation, evacuations and medical care can be significantly delayed; communication can be delayed, limited or not available.
Environmental risks and hazards include rapidly moving, deep or cold water; insects, snakes and predators, including large animals; falling and rolling rock; lightning, flash floods and unpredictable forces of nature, including weather which may change to extreme conditions without warning. Possible injuries and illnesses include hypothermia, frostbite, high altitude illnesses, sunburn, heatstroke, dehydration and other mild or serious conditions.
Throughout the trip, participants are responsible for their own safety.
I (the trip participant) acknowledge and understand that Rivka Yoga Retreat trips include risks of injury or death to participants. I understand the description above of these risks is not complete and that other unknown or unanticipated risks may result in property loss, injury or death. I agree to assume responsibility for the inherent risks identified herein and those inherent risks not specifically identified. I acknowledge that participation in this activity is purely voluntary, no one is forcing participation and participation is elected with full knowledge of the inherent risks.
I (the trip participant) assume and accept full responsibility for any injury, death, loss of personal property, and expenses suffered as a result of those inherent risks and dangers identified above, and those inherent risks and dangers not specifically identified and as a result of my negligence in participating in this activity.
DECLARATION OF HEALTH. By accepting this Tour Participant Agreement I (the trip participant) represent that I have no physical conditions or medical precautions which would adversely affect my ability to take part in the yoga program or other physical or cultural activities offered on Rivka Yoga Retreat trips. I fully understand that my participation in the yoga program or other activities could be injurious to my health and I voluntarily assume all risks related to such activities.
PERSONAL RELEASE. By agreeing to the terms outlined here and elsewhere on the Rivka Yoga Retreat website I hereby release and discharge my rights and claims for damages or liabilities that may occur as a result of participation on a Rivka Yoga Retreat trip, including but not limited to damages as a result of unexpected occurrences including those from weather, local political situations, wildlife or uncontrollable acts of God, including the risk of death. I release Rivka Yoga Retreat including its owners, directors, employees, guides, yoga teachers and partners from liability for personal injury, illness, emotional damage, incurred travel expenses or property damage I may incur as a result of participation on this trip.
For the benefit of everyone on your trip, Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right to accept or reject any participant at any time without liability, and in the event it determines, in its sole and exclusive discretion, that a participant is disruptive to the harmony of the trip, it may without any obligation to pay a refund or any other amount whatsoever, expel such participant from the trip. Rivka Yoga Retreat will carry no responsibility or liability for any participant who leaves the trip prior to its conclusion or for any activity undertaken by any participant which is not included on the trip itinerary.
If you have any questions regarding our policies, please feel free to contact us!
Rivka Yoga Retreat acts as a venue to allow users who comply with Rivka Yoga Retreat's policies to buy certain services, such as yoga retreats. Rivka Yoga Retreat allows users to add and remove each other as roommates for potential yoga retreats. As a result, Rivka Yoga Retreat has no control over the quality, safety, morality or legality of any aspect of the other users or their conduct, the truth or accuracy of their intentions to make payments or to attend retreats, or the ability of buyers to pay for items. Rivka Yoga Retreat does not pre-screen users or the content or information provided by users. Rivka Yoga Retreat cannot ensure that any user will actually complete a transaction. Consequently, Rivka Yoga Retreat cannot guarantee the true identity, age, and nationality of a user.
You agree that Rivka Yoga Retreat is a venue and as such is not responsible or liable for any content, for example, data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links posted by you, other users, or outside parties on or outside of Rivka Yoga Retreat. You use the Rivka Yoga Retreat service at your own risk.
Age: Rivka Yoga Retreat's services are available only to, and may only be used by, individuals who are 18 years and older who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and that all registration information you submit is accurate and truthful. Rivka Yoga Retreat may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer access to or use of the Site to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time. This provision is void where prohibited by law and the right to access the Site is revoked in such jurisdictions. Individuals under the age of 18 must at all times use Rivka Yoga Retreat's services only in conjunction with and under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who is at least 18 years of age. In all such cases, the adult is the user and is responsible for any and all activities or obligations created.
Password: Keep your password or other login credentials secure. You are fully responsible for all activity, liability and damage resulting from your failure to maintain password and authentication confidentiality. You agree to immediately notify Rivka Yoga Retreat of any unauthorized use of your password or any breach of security. You also agree that Rivka Yoga Retreat cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to keep your password secure. You agree not to provide your username and password information in combination to any other party other than Rivka Yoga Retreat without Rivka Yoga Retreat's express written permission.
Account Information: You must keep your account information up-to-date and accurate at all times, including a valid email address.
Account Transfer: You may not transfer or sell your Rivka Yoga Retreat account and login credentials to another party. If you are registering as a business entity, you personally guarantee that you have the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement.
Right to Refuse Service: Rivka Yoga Retreat's services are not available to temporarily or indefinitely suspended Rivka Yoga Retreat members. Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right, in Rivka Yoga Retreat's sole discretion, to cancel unconfirmed or inactive accounts. Rivka Yoga Retreat reserves the right to refuse service to anyone, for any reason, at any time.
There is a fee to conduct a transaction through Rivka Yoga Retreat and said fee structure can be viewed within Rivka Yoga Retreat's Retreats Policy. When you sign up and/or make a payment towards a retreat you have an opportunity to review and accept the fees that you will be charged. Rivka Yoga Retreat's Retreats Policy, which is subject to change, is incorporated into this Agreement by reference. Changes to the Retreats Policy and the fees for Rivka Yoga Retreat's services are effective after Rivka Yoga Retreat provides you with at least fourteen (14) days’ notice by posting the changes on the Site. However, Rivka Yoga Retreat may choose to temporarily change the Fees Policy; such changes are effective when Rivka Yoga Retreat posts the change on the Site. Rivka Yoga Retreat may, at Rivka Yoga Retreat's sole discretion, change some or all of Rivka Yoga Retreat's services at any time. In the event Rivka Yoga Retreat introduces a new service, the fees for that service are effective at the launch of the service. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in US Dollars (USD).
You are responsible for paying all fees and applicable taxes associated with using Rivka Yoga Retreat. Rivka Yoga Retreat keeps accepted payment information for some members on file.
You are solely responsible for your conduct and activities on and regarding to Rivka Yoga Retreat and any and all data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links (together, “Content”) that you submit, post, and display on Rivka Yoga Retreat.
Restricted Activities: Your Content and your use of Rivka Yoga Retreat shall not:
In the event a dispute arises between you and Rivka Yoga Retreat, please contact Rivka Yoga Retreat. Any dispute arising from or relating to the subject matter of this Agreement shall be finally settled by arbitration in San Francisco, California, using the English language in accordance with the Arbitration Rules and Procedures of Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc. (“JAMS”) then in effect, by one commercial arbitrator with substantial experience in resolving intellectual property and commercial contract disputes, who shall be selected from the appropriate list of JAMS arbitrators in accordance with the Arbitration Rules and Procedures of JAMS. The prevailing party in any arbitration or other proceeding arising under this Agreement shall be entitled to receive reimbursement of its reasonable expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees, expert witness fees and all other expenses) incurred in connection therewith. Judgment upon the award so rendered may be entered in a court having jurisdiction or application may be made to such court for judicial acceptance of any award and an order of enforcement, as the case may be. Notwithstanding the foregoing, each party shall have the right to institute an action in a court of proper jurisdiction for injunctive or other equitable relief pending a final decision by the arbitrator. For all purposes of this Agreement, the parties consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the United States Federal Courts or state courts located in San Francisco. Use of the Site is not authorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of the Agreement, including without limitation, this section. You and Rivka Yoga Retreat agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Site (including, but not limited to, any services provided or made available therein) or this Agreement must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
Should you have a dispute with one or more users, or an outside party, you release Rivka Yoga Retreat (and Rivka Yoga Retreat's officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. Rivka Yoga Retreat encourages users to report user-to-user disputes to your local law enforcement, postmaster general, or a certified mediation or arbitration entity, as applicable.
Rivka Yoga Retreat, for the benefit of users, may try to help users resolve disputes. Rivka Yoga Retreat does so in Rivka Yoga Retreat's sole discretion, and Rivka Yoga Retreat has no obligation to resolve disputes between users or between users and outside parties. To the extent that Rivka Yoga Retreat attempts to resolve a dispute, Rivka Yoga Retreat will do so in good faith based solely on Rivka Yoga Retreat's policies. Rivka Yoga Retreat will not make judgments regarding legal issues or claims. Rivka Yoga Retreat will only become involved in conflicts arising between users if such conflicts meet the requirements stated in Rivka Yoga Retreat's Retreats Policy.
Rivka Yoga Retreat, and other Rivka Yoga Retreat graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are registered trademarks, trademarks or trade dress of Rivka Yoga Retreat in the U.S. and/or other countries. Rivka Yoga Retreat's trademarks and trade dress may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names or email addresses, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion.
Rivka Yoga Retreat may contain robot exclusion headers which contain internal rules for software usage. Much of the information on Rivka Yoga Retreat is updated on a real-time basis and is proprietary or is licensed to Rivka Yoga Retreat by Rivka Yoga Retreat's users or third-parties. You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access Rivka Yoga Retreat for any purpose whatsoever without Rivka Yoga Retreat's prior express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not:
Without limiting any other remedies, Rivka Yoga Retreat may, without notice, and without refunding any fees, delay or immediately remove Content, warn Rivka Yoga Retreat's community of a user's actions, issue a warning to a user, temporarily suspend a user, temporarily or indefinitely suspend a user's account privileges, terminate a user's account, prohibit access to the Site, and take technical and legal steps to keep a user off the Site and refuse to provide services to a user if any of the following apply:
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IN NO EVENT SHALL Rivka Yoga Retreat, AND (AS APPLICABLE) Rivka Yoga Retreat's SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR Rivka Yoga Retreat's SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITE, Rivka Yoga Retreat's SERVICES, OR THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, BODILY INJURY, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
Rivka Yoga Retreat's LIABILITY, AND (AS APPLICABLE) THE LIABILITY OF Rivka Yoga Retreat's SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND SUPPLIERS, TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCE IS LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF (A) THE AMOUNT OF FEES YOU PAY TO Rivka Yoga Retreat IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY, AND (B) ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100.00). SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD Rivka Yoga Retreat AND (AS APPLICABLE) Rivka Yoga Retreat's PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT OR THE DOCUMENTS IT INCORPORATES BY REFERENCE, OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY LAW OR THE RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY.
Rivka Yoga Retreat does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted access to the Site, and operation of the Site may be interfered with by numerous factors outside Rivka Yoga Retreat's control.
You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Site and any Rivka Yoga Retreat service and, if applicable, your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of items. In addition, you shall be responsible for paying any and all taxes applicable to any purchases or sales of items you make on the Site (excluding any taxes on Rivka Yoga Retreat's net income).
If any provision of this Agreement is held unenforceable, then such provision will be modified to reflect the parties’ intention. All remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
You and Rivka Yoga Retreat are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
This Agreement shall in all respects be interpreted and construed with and by the laws of the State of California, excluding its conflicts of laws rules, and the United States of America.
The following sections shall survive any termination or expiration of this Agreement: Fees and Services, Fees and Termination, Content, License, Information Control, Resolution of Dispute and Release, Rivka Yoga Retreat's Intellectual Property, Access and Interference, Breach, Privacy, No Warranty, Liability Limit, Indemnity, No Guaranty, Severability, No Agency, and Choice of Law.
Except as explicitly stated otherwise, any notices shall be given by postal mail to Rivka Yoga Retreat; 8 South 200 West, Provo, UT 84097 (in the case of Rivka Yoga Retreat) or, in your case, to the email address you provide to Rivka Yoga Retreat (either during the registration process or when your email address changes). Notice shall be deemed given 24 hours after email is sent, unless the sending party is notified that the email address is invalid. Alternatively, Rivka Yoga Retreat may give you notice by certified mail, postage prepaid and return receipt requested, to the address provided to Rivka Yoga Retreat. In such case, notice shall be deemed given three days after the date of mailing.
The services hereunder are offered by Rivka Yoga Retreat, located at 8 South 200 West, Provo, UT 84097.
Latest update: January 22, 2016