BBL TERMS AND CONDITIONS 

Last updated 14th February 2022

 

 

1. Introduction 

Classes are supplied by Ballet Barre Laura - Laura Longato and subject to the following express terms. 

 

2. General Terms:

In these terms , “we,” “us,” “our,” means Ballet Barre Laura - Laura Longato, and “you,” “your,” “yours” means the Client. 

We reserve the right to vary and revoke the Terms and Conditions form time to time which variant it may consider necessary or desirable for the regulation of the affairs of the Studio and the conduct of Clients.  Any such changes will be notified to Clients and, until revoked, are and will be binding on Clients. 

 

You must be at least 18 years of age to use the BBL: Studio classes, Livestream or Online Studio Library. By purchasing any videos, packages or studio classes from balletbarrelaura.com or balletbarrelaura@gmail.com and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age. 

 

BBL reserves the right to cancel and change teachers, events, classes, and workshops without prior notice.

 

BBL Studio Classes: You must fill in our BBL Registration Form. BBL will email you this document prior your first class or on the day. This is an essential requirement in case of emergency. 

 

BBL Livestream on Zoom: You must fill in our BBL Registration Form. BBL will email you the document prior your first class. This is an essential requirement in case of emergency. 

 

BBL Online On Demand & Plans: 

You can purchase a single class On Demand available for 3 days or alternatively book a monthly Plan for our BBL Online Studio Library. 

Your BBL Online Library gives you monthly access to our selection of recorded classes and short targeted workouts and StretchIT. 

Each month we will update the library with some new content. 

Please note Livestream classes are different from the one in the BBL Online Studio Library.

The BBL Online Studio Library is NOT suitable for pregnant clients, alternatively you can discuss your options with Laura Longato. We prefer to keep an eye to out pregnant clients during classes (Studio or Zoom).

The BBL Online Studio Library is suitable for Post natal clients however you must have had your 6 week check (natural delivery) or 12 weeks check (c-section) by their GP or caregiver. 

 

  • Plan 1: Just On Demand access to the BBL Online Studio Library

  • Plan 2: Clients enrolled to one of our Studio Block of classes will also have an access to the BBL Studio Library. 

 

Private sessions: Studio and Online are valid for 2 months. We will contact you to discuss your needs and create your personal session. 

3. Payments: 

  • Studio classes are sold as a Block covering the weeks of a specific course as booked. Payable directly to Laura Longato via BACS. 

  • Livestream classes are offered on PAYG, no joining fees. You can book your livestream classes via our WhatsApp group or Direct message or email. Please note that by texting or emailing BBL your are making a booking and you will be charged. Payments are accepted via BACS to Laura Longato. You can pay weekly, at the end of the month or add credit to your account and BBL will notify when your balance is running low. We will always send a Balance update at the end of each month. 

  • On Demand classes are offered on a PAYG scheme after the Livestream (available for 5 days) and you can book your on demand the same way as a livestream (WhatsApp group or direct message or email) . You can also purchase a single workout directly from our website ( please see BBL Online Studio Library) available for 72h from the purchase. Please note that the On Demand weekly classes are different from the Library. 

  • Plans can be purchased directly via our Wix Website. They are offered on a monthly Plan.Unfortunately I am unable to accommodate pausing a Plan during the month period. You will need to renew the plan at the beginning of each month. Or if you would like to take a break you can sign you back up when you're ready with no additional charges. *BBL Online Library 2* is only for customers currently enrolled in one of BBL Studio classes. Should you purchase Plan 2 without being enrolled in one of our studio sessions we will contact you to settle the rest of your account. If payment is not received we reserve the right to cancel your plan. 

  • Private session: single purchase directly via our Wix Website

  • Taster session: To secure your space BBL will request the payment in full. Should you need to cancel your taster session a 24h notice period is required, fees will be carried over to the following taster session. Failing the 24h notice your fees will not be refunded. 

 

 

4. Refunds: 

All payments and courses are non-refundable and non- transferable.

 

5. Cancelling your BBL Online Studio Library Plan:

You can easily cancel your Plan by heading to your 'Accounts details' section and selecting the plan you would like to cancel. Please note that you will not be refunded for the unused membership period within the month of cancellation.

BBL reserve the rights to cancel you BBL Online Studio Library Plan if any of the terms and conditions are violated. 

 

6. Cancellation by you: 

Studio: Clients already attending a block of classes will have Priority booking towards the next course however if payment is not received by BBL set date the space will be offered to other clients. BBL will email you before the end of the course with all the information and dates.

Should you decide to end your Studio classes for the following Course we appreciate a minimum of three weeks notice. Should you not be able to attend your studio class we will offer you a recored OD instead.

Livestream & On Demand Single class 

All livestream classes are subject to a 12h cancellation policy and will not be refunded after this time. If you pay after your class you will still be invoiced. 

Should you not be able to attend your live-stream class we will offer you the recorded class instead.

If you book your livestream via email, txt or WhatsApp it will be treated as an official booking and therefore chargeable.

 

7. Cancellation by us: 

Livestream: When we need to cancel and/or change time of a class, we will give as much notice as possible. 

Studio: BBL will arrange an alternative Studio class on a different day. If  you are unable to join the new date you will be invited to join one of the livestream classes or an alternative recording will be provided.

Plan: Every now and then BBL will take a short break for annual leave. BBL will notify you of any annual leave. During these months the Livestream and Library plans will be removed and instead you can purchase the Plan 1 (Just On Demand) 

8. Agreement, Release and Waiver of Liability:

Disclaimer: You should always consult with your doctor before beginning any type of exercise or physical liability.
This form is an important legal document. It explains the risks you are assuming by beginning an exercise programme. It is critical you read and understand it completely. 

I understand that I exercise at my own risk and I acknowledge that I have either had a physical examination and have been given my doctors permission to participate, or that I have decided to participate in activity and use of any relevant fitness equipment without the approval of my doctor and do hereby assume all responsibility for my participation and activities, and utilisation of equipment in my activities using the BBL Online Studio Library, Studio classes and Livestream or On Demand classes.

I understand that as a result of my participation in an exercise or other programme, I could suffer an injury or physical disorder that could result in my becoming partially or totally disabled and incapable of performing any gainful employment or having a normal social life.


In consideration of Laura Longato, BBL Ballet Barre Laura, agreement to instruct, assist, and train me, I do here release and discharge and hereby hold harmless Laura Longato, BBL Ballet Barre Laura and their respective agents, heirs, assigns, contractors and employees from any and all claims, demands, damages, rights or causes of action, present and future, arising out of or connected with my participation in this or any programme including any injuries resulting from them. 

This waiver and release from liability includes, without limitation, injuries which may occur as a result of (1) my participation in any activity, class programme, personal training or instruction (2) their negligent instruction or supervision.
Assumption of Risk
To my best knowledge I am in good physical condition and have no disease, physical limitation, health concern or injury that would be aggravated or would be the cause of any injury sustained, before, during or as a result of my participating in activities related either directly and/ or indirectly to Laura Longato, BBL.
I recognise that exercise might be difficult and strenuous and there could be dangers inherent in exercise for some individuals. I acknowledge that the possibility of certain unusual physical changes during exercise does exist. These changes include abnormal blood pressure; fainting; disorders in heartbeat; heart attack; and, in rare instances, death.
In any event, I acknowledge and agree that I assume the risks associated with any and all activities and/ or exercises in which I participate.
I acknowledge and agree that no warranties or representations have been made to me regarding the results I will achieve from this programme. I understand that results are individual and may vary.

Barre & Baby and Postnatal On Demand: I assume all risks and responsibility for any such injury or accident to my baby which might occur to myself and my child during any of Ms Laura Longato’s classes or in any of the studio premises (St Margaret’s Foot Clinic 383 St Margaret’s Road)  or during any Livestream or On Demand classes. I have had my 6 weeks (natural delivery) or 12 weeks (C section) check approved by my GP or caregiver.

I also agree and understand that BBL Ballet Barre Laura and St Margarets Foot Clinic cannot accept any responsibility for any loss or damage to my buggy or any item left outside the clinic. 

 

I also exempt, release, and indemnify Ms Laura Longato- Ballet Barre Laura  from any and all liability claims, demands, or causes of action whatsoever from any damage, loss or injury, to me or my property which may arise out of or in connection with participation in any classes or activities conducted by Ms Laura Longato.

I further hereby voluntarily agree to waive my rights and that of my heirs and assigns to hold Ms Laura Longato liable for such damage, loss or injury, I understand that I should be aware of my physical limitations and agree not to exceed them. 

Under no circumstances must this programme or any of its contents be used for any other purpose. 

The links, passwords and all its content either in part or in its entirety must not be shared with any third party by any means. Should you misuse any of the BBL content, we reserve the rights to cancel your Plan or participation to any of the BBL programmes and your payment won’t be refunded. 

 

I acknowledge that I have thoroughly read this waiver and release and fully understand that it is a release of liability. By signing this document, I am waiving any right I or my successors might have to bring a legal action or assert a claim against Laura Longato, BBL Ballet Barre Laura , for negligence or that of employees, agents, or contractors.

 

With gratitude 

Laura Longato

BBL Ballet Barre Laura