Terms of Service


BLAST USER AND SUPPORTER TERMS

Last Modified: June 5, 2021

  1. Your Acceptance

Welcome to the Blast User and Supporter Terms. This is an agreement (“Agreement”) between Blast Athletics, LLC (“Blast"), the owner and operator of www.blastathletics.com and the Blast software, application, components, and any associated services offered (collectively the “Platform”) and you (“you”, “your”, or “User”).

Throughout this Agreement, the words “Blast,” “us,” “we,” and “our,” refer to our company, Blast, as is appropriate in the context of the use of the words.

By clicking “I agree”, subscribing to the Platform, and accessing or using the Platform you agree to be bound by this Agreement and the Privacy Policy. We may amend our Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy and may notify you when we do so. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE ARE ARBITRATION AND TEAM ACTION PROVISIONS THAT MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy please cease using our Platform immediately.

  1. Registering for an Account

Users may be required to register on the Platform before accessing portions of the Platform. Additionally, Users wishing to use the Platform as a Supporter (defined below), shall be subject to additional terms within this Agreement. Your information will be collected and disclosed in accordance with our Privacy Policy. All users are required to provide truthful, up-to-date, and accurate information when registering for our Platform and must be over the age of 18. We reserve the right to verify all user credentials and to reject any users. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of password and account and for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify Blast immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. Blast will not be liable for any losses you incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. If you are a Subscriber (as defined in the Blast Subscriber Terms), you must agree to the Blast Subscriber Terms in addition to this Agreement.

  1. Access

After registering and properly paying for our Platform, where required, we shall grant you access to the Platform as permitted by us and in accordance with this Agreement. All rights not explicitly granted are reserved for Blast. If you breach this Agreement, your access to use our Platform may be terminated at our discretion. Additionally, we may revoke your access to our Platform if we believe that your actions may harm us, our business interests, or any third party rights. Failure by us to revoke your access does not act as a waiver of your conduct

  1. Platform Ownership

You acknowledge that the structure, organization, and code of the Platform, any hosted services, and all related software components are proprietary to Blast and/or Blast' licensors and that Blast and/or its licensors retains exclusive ownership of the Platform, any documentation, information and any and all other intellectual property rights relating to the Platform, including all modifications, copies, enhancements, derivatives, and other software and materials developed hereunder by Blast.  You shall not sell, copy, reproduce, transfer, publish, disclose, display or otherwise make available the Platform, access to the Platform, or any portions of the Platform including any modifications, enhancements, derivatives, and other software and materials developed hereunder by Blast to others in violation of this Agreement.  You shall not remove any proprietary, copyright, trademark, or service mark legend from any portion of any of the Platform, including any modifications, enhancements, derivatives, and other software and materials developed by Blast.

  1. Platform and Services

The Blast Platform may offer services administrative services to assist Users and Subscribers. All information and content provided by Blast relating to the Platform is for informational purposes only, and Blast does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of any such information or content. No content is intended to provide financial, legal, tax or other professional advice. Before making any decisions regarding any Contributions (defined below) or any information or content relating to any Subscribers or Teams (both defined below), you should consult your financial, legal, tax or other professional advisor as appropriate. You acknowledge that all information and content accessed by you using the Platform is at your own risk. You may use the Platform solely as allowed and provided for by Blast. Please be aware that any Blast Services are “as-is” and “as-available.” We reserve the right to modify, update, remove, delete, or otherwise change the Platform, any portions of it, or any services offered at our discretion.

  1. User Privacy

We value your privacy and understand your privacy concerns.  Our Privacy Policy is incorporated into this Agreement, and it governs your submission of information to our Platform. Please review our Privacy Policy so that you may understand our privacy practices.  All information we collect is subject to our Privacy Policy, and by using the Platform you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the Privacy Policy.  Please be aware that some or all User Content may be publically accessible or shared with other Users of the Platform.

  1. Use of the Platform

When using our Platform, you are responsible for your use of the Platform. You agree to the following:

  • You way not copy, distribute, access, or disclose any part of the Platform in any medium, including without limitation by any automated or non-automated “scraping” or unauthorized use of the server API;
  • You may not attempt to interfere with, compromise the system integrity or security, or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Platform;
  • You may not use any robot, spider, crawler, scraper or other automated means or interface not provided by us to access the Platform or to extract data;
  • You may not use automated bots or other software to send more messages through our Platform than humanly possible;
  • You may not use the Platform on a computer that is used to operate nuclear facilities, life support, or other mission critical applications where life or property may be at stake;
  • You may not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, modify, rent, sell, lease, loan, distribute, or create derivative works or improvements to the Platform or any portion of it;
  • You may not access our Platform in an attempt to build a similar or other competitive product;
  • You may not use the Platform in any unlawful manner and you shall comply with all laws, ordinances, rules, and regulations that govern your access and use of the platform;
  • You may not take any action that imposes, or may impose at our sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  • You may not collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, except where permitted, from the Platform;
  • You may not violate or infringe other people's intellectual property, privacy, or other contractual rights while using our Platform;
  • You may not violate any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to Blast;
  • You may not sell, lease, loan, distribute, transfer, or sublicense the Platform or access to it or derive income from the use or provision of the Platform unless enabled through the functionality of our Platform;
  • You may not interfere with or disrupt the Platform;
  • You agree not to use the Platform in any way that is: misleading, unlawful, defamatory, obscene, invasive, threatening, or harassing.
  • You agree that you will not hold Blast responsible for your use of our Platform; and
  • You agree not to cause, or aid in, the disruption, destruction, manipulation, removal, disabling, or impairment of any portion of our Platform, including the de-indexing or de-caching of any portion of our Platform from a thirty party’s website, such as by requesting its removal from a search engine.

If you are discovered to be undertaking any of the aforementioned actions your privileges to use our Platform may at our discretion be terminated or suspended. Additionally, if we believe that your actions may harm us or a third party we may suspend or terminate your use of the Platform. Generally, we will provide an explanation for any suspension or termination of your use of any of our Platform, but Blast reserves the right to suspend or terminate any account at any time without notice or explanation.

  1. User Content

A Users ability to submit or transmit any information through the Platform, including but not limited to Team (defined below) information, Subscriber Content (defined in the Subscriber Agreement), data, recordings, information, written content, images, videos, or any other information will be referred to as “User Content” throughout this Agreement. Please be aware that we are not required to host, display, migrate, or distribute any of your User Content and we may refuse to accept or transmit any User Content. You agree that you are solely responsible for any User Content submitted and you release us from any liability associated with any User Content submitted. We may provide industry standard security but we cannot guarantee the absolute safety and security of any such User Content. Any User Content found to be in violation of this Agreement or that we determine to be harmful to the Platform may be modified, edited, or removed at our discretion.

When submitting any User Content to our Platform you represent and warrant that you own all rights to the User Content, you have paid any fees to use or license the User Content, or you otherwise have the permission and right to use any User Content. Furthermore, you represent and warrant that all User Content is legal and the User Content does not interfere with any third party rights or obligations.

When you submit any User Content to us, you grant Blast, its partners, affiliates, Users, representatives and assigns a non-exclusive, limited, fully-paid, royalty-free, revocable, world-wide, universal, transferable, assignable license to display, distribute, store, broadcast, transmit, reproduce, modify, prepare derivative works, or use and reuse all or part of your User Content for the purposes of providing you any services associated with the Platform for the duration of this Agreement. User Content will not be shared with any third parties except as required to provide the Blast Services and as disclosed by our Privacy Policy. Blast has no liability to Users for any User Content including all data, information, copy, images, URL names, and anything else submitted by you or any third parties using the Platform. Specifically, Blast shall not be liable for any errors related to any User Content. We reserve the right to remove, delete, modify, screen, edit, or refuse any User Content for any reason or no reason, and with or without notice to you.

  1. User Content Guidelines

Please be aware that all User Content may be viewed by third parties, thus we cannot guarantee the confidentiality of any User Content. When submitting any User Content you agree to the following:

  • You agree that User Content submitted is truthful, up-to-date, and accurate;
  • You agree not to submit any User Content that contains any confidential information;
  • You agree not to submit any User Content that contains nudity, or sexual, or explicit content;
  • You agree not to submit any User Content that depicts gratuitous violence, animal or child abuse, or encourages violence against others;
  • You agree not to submit any User Content contains hate speech or promotes or condones violence against individuals or groups based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, nationality, veteran status, or sexual orientation/gender identity;
  • You agree not to submit any User Content that is considered spam or politically controversial; and
  • You agree not to submit any User Content that may be considered: misleading, unlawful, defamatory, obscene, invasive, threatening, or harassing.

If you have violated any of our User Content Guidelines or if you we believe that any User Content may harm the Platform, your access to the Platform may be suspended or terminated.

  1. Monitoring User Content

Blast shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor all User Content on the Platform at all times, to determine compliance with this Agreement and any guidelines established by us. Without limiting the foregoing, Blast shall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any User Content at its sole discretion. For example, we may remove User Content if we believe that any User Content may harm us or our business interests or violate any United States laws or regulations. We have no obligation to retain or provide you with copies of any User Content after your termination of this Agreement.

  1. Platform Availability

Although we try to provide continuous availability to you, we do not guarantee that the Platform along with any offered Blast Services will always be available, work, or be accessible at any particular time. Specifically, we do not guarantee any uptime or specific availability of the Platform. You agree and acknowledge that the Platform uses remote access and may not always be either 100% reliable or available. Only Users who are eligible to use our Platform may do so and we may refuse service or terminate your access at any time. We cannot guarantee that anything found on our Platform will work to the functionality desired by you or give you any desired results.

  1. Modification of Platform

We reserve the right to alter, modify, update, or remove the Platform or any Blast Services, at any time at our discretion. We reserve the right to discontinue previously offered features or functionality at our sole discretion and without prior notice. We are not liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of any feature or component of any portion of the Platform or the Blast Services. We reserve the right to determine the timing and content of software updates, which may be automatically downloaded and installed by the Platform without notice to you. We may conduct such modifications to our Platform for security reasons, intellectual property, legal reasons, or various other reasons at our discretion, and we are not required to explain such modifications or provide you access to previous versions of our Platform.

  1. User Account Holds

From time to time, Blast may place a hold (“Hold”) on a User’s account. Some of the reasons that we may place a Hold on User’s account include but are not limited to the following: (1) if we have reason that User’s actions have violated this Agreement, may harm our business, are deceptive, misleading, unlawful, or have harmed a third party or interfere with a third party contractual right; (2) at the request of our payment processors or due to delayed payment; or (3) if required in order to comply with a court order, subpoena, writ, injunction, or as otherwise required under applicable laws and regulations. If User has questions about a Hold we may have placed on User’s account, or need information about how to resolve the Hold, please contact us. Additionally, we may suspend User’s access to the Platform while such Hold is in place.

  1. Contracts

Any contracts entered into between a Supporter (defined below), Subscriber (defined below), or any other Users are solely between the parties. Any agreements or services exchanged for any Contributions (defined below) remain solely the obligations of the Supporter and the Subscriber (along with the associated Team). Blast has no control over the conduct of, or any information provided by, any User and hereby disclaims all liability in this regard to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. We do not guarantee that any information provided by a User and do not endorse any User including any Supporter, Teams, Subscribers, or requests for a Contribution and we make no guarantee, express or implied, that any information provided through the Platform is accurate. Blast may not be obligated and is not a party to any contract that parties may enter.

  1. Intellectual Property

The name “Blast” along with the design of the Blast Platform and any text, writings, images, templates, scripts, graphics, interactive features and any trademarks or logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to Blast, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under US and foreign laws and international conventions. Blast reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Platform. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution anything contained within the Platform unless we have given express written permission.

  1. Idea Submission

Blast or any of its employees do not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including but not limited to ideas relating to processes, technologies, product enhancements, or product names. Please do not submit any unsolicited ideas, content, artwork, suggestions, or other works (“Submissions”) in any form to Blast. The sole purpose of this policy is to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when Blast’ products might seem similar to ideas you submitted to Blast. Where you submit any Submission, whether solicited or unsolicited, you agree that: (1) your Submissions and their contents will automatically become the property of Blast, without any compensation to you; (2) Blast may use or redistribute the Submissions and their contents for any purpose and in any way; (3) there is no obligation for Blast to review the Submission; and (4) there is no obligation to keep any Submissions confidential.

  1. Disclaimer

THE PLATFORM IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE" AND "WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, NEITHER BLAST, NOR ANY OF OUR EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, ASSIGNS, AFFILIATES, OR AGENTS MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OR ENDORSEMENTS OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (1) THE PLATFORM OR ANY BLAST SERVICES; (2) ANY INFORMATION OR CONTENT PROVIDED VIA THE PLATFORM; OR (3) SECURITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION TO BLAST, OR VIA THE PLATFORM. IN ADDITION, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, CUSTOM, TRADE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEM INTEGRATION, AND FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS. BLAST DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE PLATFORM WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED; THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE PLATFORM OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE PLATFORM AVAILABLE IS FREE FROM ANY HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BLAST DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE INFORMATION (INCLUDING ANY USER CONTENT) ON THE PLATFORM IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR USEFUL. BLAST DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM IS LAWFUL IN ANY PARTICULAR JURISDICTION, AND BLAST SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY SUCH WARRANTIES.

  1. Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL Blast, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE BLAST IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE. Specifically, in those jurisdictions not allowed, we do not disclaim liability for: (1) death or personal injury caused by Blast’s negligence or that of any of its officers, employees or agents; (2) fraudulent misrepresentation; or (3) any liability which it is not lawful to exclude either now or IN THE FUTURE. WHERE A TOTAL DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY IS DISALLOWED YOU AGREE THAT OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNTS YOU HAVE PAID TO SUBSCRIBERS IN THE PAST SIX (6) OR ONE HUNDRED USD, WHICHEVER IS LESSER.

  1. Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Blast, its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from:

  • your use of and access to the Blast Platform;
  • your violation of any term of this Agreement; or
  • your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or contractual right.

This defense and indemnification obligation will survive this Agreement and your use of the Blast Platform. You also agree that you have a duty to defend us against such claims and we may require you to pay for an attorney(s) of our choice in such cases. You agree that this indemnity extends to requiring you to pay for our reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, and disbursements. In the event of a claim such as one described in this paragraph, we may elect to settle with the party/parties making the claim and you shall be liable for the damages as though we had proceeded with a trial.

  1. Copyrights

We take copyright infringement very seriously. If you believe that any content owned by you has been infringed upon please send us a message which contains:

  • Your name.
  • The name of the party whose copyright has been infringed, if different from your name.
  • The name and description of the work that is being infringed.
  • The location on our Platform of the infringing copy.
  • A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted work described above is not authorized by the copyright owner (or by a third party who is legally entitled to do so on behalf of the copyright owner) and is not otherwise permitted by law.
  • A statement that you swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information contained in this notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or have an exclusive right in law to bring infringement proceedings with respect to its use.

You must sign this notification and send it to our Copyright Agent: Copyright Agent of Blast, support@blastathletics.com or Blast Athletics, LLC 14151 Newport Ave. #200 Tustin, CA 92780.

Counter Notice

In the event that you receive a notification from Blast stating content posted by you has been subject to a copyright takedown notice, you may respond by filing a counter-notice pursuant to the DMCA. Your counter-notice must contain the following:

  • Your name, address, email and physical or electronic signature.
  • The notification reference number (if applicable).
  • Identification of the material and its location before it was removed.
  • A statement under penalty of perjury that the material was removed by mistake or misidentification.
  • Your consent to the jurisdiction of a federal court in the district where you live (if you are in the U.S.), or your consent to the jurisdiction of a federal court in the district where your Vendor is located (if you are not in the US).
  • Your consent to accept service of process from the party who submitted the takedown notice.

Please be aware that we may not take any action regarding your counter-notice unless your notification strictly complies with the foregoing requirements. Please send this counter-notice in accordance with the takedown notice instructions above.

  1. Choice of Law

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws in force in the state of California. The offer and acceptance of this contract is deemed to have occurred in the state of California.

  1. Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to the Platform or the Blast Services shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Tustin, CA. Arbitration under this Agreement shall be conducted pursuant to the applicable Consumer Rules (“Rules”) then prevailing at the American Arbitration Association found at adr.org. Arbitration shall be conducted in English by one (1) arbitrator as selected pursuant to the Rules; the arbitrator's award shall be final and binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. Each party shall be responsible for their own arbitration fees and costs. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class action proceedings or otherwise. Where permitted by the Rules, both parties may make any and all appearances telephonically, in written briefs, or electronically. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of, related to or connected with the use of the Platform or this Agreement must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever banned. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may seek equitable relief to protect its interests (including but not limited to injunctive relief) in a court of competent jurisdiction, and issues of intellectual property ownership or infringement may be decided only by a court of appropriate jurisdiction and not by arbitration. In the event that the law does not permit the abovementioned dispute to be resolved through arbitration or if this arbitration agreement is unenforceable, you agree that any actions and disputes shall be brought solely in a court of competent jurisdiction located within Orange County, CA.

Opt-Out

You may opt-out of this dispute resolution provision by notifying Blast within 30 days of the date on which you entered into this Agreement or purchased a subscription, whichever is earlier. You must do so by writing to Blast Athletics, LLC 14151 Newport Ave. #200 Tustin, CA 92780, attn: Arbitration Opt-Out, and you must include your name, address, account information, and a clear statement that you do not wish to resolve disputes with Blast through arbitration. Where you opt out of arbitration, all disputes shall be heard in a court of competent jurisdiction located within Bangor, ME.

  1. Team Action Waiver

You and Blast agree that any proceedings to resolve or litigate any dispute whether through a court of law or arbitration shall be solely conducted on an individual basis. You agree that you will not seek to have any dispute heard as a Team action, representative action, collective action, or private attorney general action.

  1. Severability

In the event that a provision of this Agreement is found to be unlawful, conflicting with another provision of the Agreement, or otherwise unenforceable, the Agreement will remain in force as though it had been entered into without that unenforceable provision being included in it.

If two or more provisions of this Agreement or any other agreement you may have with Blast are deemed to conflict with each other’s operation, Blast shall have the sole right to elect which provision remains in force.

  1. Non-Waiver

We reserve all rights permitted to us under this Agreement as well as under the provisions of any applicable law. Our non-enforcement of any particular provision or provisions of this Agreement or the any applicable law should not be construed as our waiver of the right to enforce that same provision under the same or different circumstances at any time in the future.

  1. Assignment and Survival

You may not assign your rights and/or obligations under this Agreement to any other party without our prior written consent. We may assign our rights and/or obligations under this Agreement to any other party at our discretion. All portions of this Agreement that would reasonably be believed to survive termination shall survive and remain in full force upon termination, including but not limited to the Limitation of Liabilities, Representation and Warranties, Access, Payment, Indemnification, and Arbitration sections.

  1. Termination

You may cancel your access to the Platform or terminate this Agreement any time via your Blast dashboard or contacting us at support@blastathletics.com. Please be aware that upon termination of your account or subscription, access to all or portions of our Platform may be become immediately disabled and any User Content may become immediately inaccessible. We may terminate this Agreement with you if we determine that: (1) you have violated any applicable laws while using our Platform; (2) if you have violated any portion of this Agreement or any of our Platform policies; or (3) if we believe that any of your current or future actions may legally harm Blast, our business interests or a third party, at our discretion. In the event of termination, we will strive to provide you with a timely explanation; however, we are not required to do so.

  1. Entire Agreement and Notices

This Agreement along with the Privacy Policy and any Subscriber Agreement provided by Blast constitute the complete and exclusive understanding and agreement between the parties regarding the subject matter herein and supersede all prior or contemporaneous agreements or understandings written or oral, relating to its subject matter. Any waiver, modification or amendment of any provision of this Agreement will be effective only if in writing and signed by a duly authorized representative of each party. Where this Agreement conflicts with our Privacy Policy/Subscriber Agreement or any other documentation listed on our website this Agreement shall supersede and control (unless explicitly stated otherwise). Any notices required under this Agreement shall be delivered to Blast Athletics, LLC 14151 Newport Ave. #200 Tustin, CA 92780, United States of America, delivery confirmation required. Any notices to User or Subscriber shall be delivered either electronically via email to User or Subscriber’s account or to the address listed within User or Subscriber’s account.

  1. Amendments

We may amend this Agreement from time to time. When we amend this Agreement, we will update this page and indicate the date that it was last modified or we may email you. You may refuse to agree to the amendments, but if you do, you must immediately cease using our Platform and our Platform.

  1. Electronic Communications

The communications between you and Blast use electronic means, whether you visit the Platform or send Blast e-mails, or whether Blast posts notices on the Platform or communications with you via mobile notifications or e-mail. For contractual purposes, you (1) consent to receive communications from Blast in an electronic form; and (2) agree that all terms, conditions, agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that Blast provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications would satisfy if it were to be in writing. The foregoing does not affect your statutory rights.

  1. Platform Issues

Where you have any questions, issues, or if you are having trouble accessing or using the Platform, please contact us at support@blastathletics.com

  1. Acts of God

All errors shall be at the sole responsibility and expense of the user. Additionally, we shall not be liable for any inconvenience, loss, liability, or damage resulting from any interruption of the Platform, directly or indirectly caused by, or proximately resulting from, any circumstances beyond our control, including, but not limited to, causes attributable to you, inability to access to the Platform, failure of a communications satellite, strike, labor dispute, riot or insurrection, war, explosion, malicious mischief, fire, flood, lightning, earthquake, wind, ice, extreme weather conditions, or other acts of God, failure or reduction of power, or any court order, law, act or order of government restricting or prohibiting the operation of or access to the Platform.

  1. California Users

Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1789.3, any questions about pricing, complaints, or inquiries about Blast must be sent to our agent for notice to: support@blastathletics.com or Blast Athletics, LLC 14151 Newport Ave. #200 Tustin, CA 92780

California users are also entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95834, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210.

  1. Additional Terms for Supporters

Where a User wishes to use the Platform to make a financial contribution (“Contribution”) to a Team (“Team”) listed on the Platform and set up by Subscriber (defined in the Blast Subscriber Terms) such User shall be referred to as a “Supporter”. Supporters are subject to all User terms and the additional terms as stated in Sections 34-40. We reserve the right to discontinue any services including the acceptance of any Contributions to any Team at our discretion.

  1. Making a Contribution

Prior to making a Contribution to a Team, Supporter may be required to be approved by a Subscriber. Subscribers are solely responsible for approving any Supporter and Blast cannot add Supporters to any Team without a Subscriber’s approval. Where you are having an issue making a Contribution please contact the Subscriber that controls the Team listing.

  1. Payments

Supporter agrees to pay for all costs, fees, and taxes listed when sending a Contribution through the Platform. Supporter authorizes Blast or its third party payment processors to charge their method of payment on file at the time of Contribution. Where applicable, you must agree to our third party payment processors terms and conditions for processing payments. You represent all information provided for payment is true, accurate, and up-to-date. All Contributions must be made in US dollars only.

  1. Taxes

Please be aware that Contributions may not be tax deductible depending on the tax status of a Subscriber or its Team. Supporter is solely responsible for determining the tax status of the Subscriber and any Contributions made and Blast shall not be liable for any tax issues related to any Contribution and does not provide any tax advice related to any Contribution made by a Supporter. Please consult your own tax advisor regarding the status of any Contributions.

  1. Disputes

Subscribers and Supporters are solely responsible for resolving any disputes between the parties. Blast may not assist in resolving any disputes, but reserves the right to do so. Where Blast assists in a dispute, Supporter agrees to abide by any decisions made by Blast with regards to such a dispute.

  1. Supporters and Subscribers

THE SUPPORTER AGREES TO HOLD BLAST FREE FROM RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LIABILITY OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO THE TEAMES OR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH SUBSCRIBERS. BLAST IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONDUCT, WHETHER ONLINE OR OFFLINE, OF ANY SUPPORTER OR SUBSCRIBER, AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, INJURY OR DAMAGE ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SUBSCRIBER OR ANY SUBSCRIBER CONTENT ENCOUNTERED BY SUPPORTER. Supporter and Subscriber are the solely responsible for resolving any disputes between any Supporter and Subscriber. Although Blast may display Team information based on information provided by a Subscriber; however, Blast does not introduce, endorse, or recommend a Team or Subscriber to any Supporter. Any opinions, advice, or information expressed by any Subscriber are those of the individual and the individual alone and they do not reflect the opinions of Blast. Blast does not direct, is not an employer, has no control over, makes no representations, and does not guarantee the quality, safety or legality of any Subscriber User Content or any actions by a Subscriber or any Team.

  1. Cancellation or Refunds

Teams are set up and controlled by Subscribers thus any issues with a Contribution or any requests for refund are solely the responsibility of the Subscriber. Blast cannot assist Supporter in receiving a refund or reversing a Contribution without the authorization of a Subscriber. All Contribution refunds, reversals, or cancellations are subject to any agreement that you, a Supporter, may have with the Subscriber. You agree to waive any liability Blast may have to you in regards to any refund or other issue with a Contribution sent to a Team. Where a refund for any Contribution is issued by a Subscriber, Blast may deduct service fees or other payment processing fees and Supporter agrees to the deduction of such fees for any Contribution refunded. Where the Subscriber has failed to adhere to any policies related to a Contribution, please contact us.