collect and use
personal information from accredited members and event officials and
policy (collectively, the "Sites"), in accordance with the Data
Protection Act 1998 ("the Act").
By accessing the Sites or
utilising the Services, you hereby consent to the use of your
information, including your personal information, in the manner
described in this Policy. Without limiting the generality of the
foregoing, you authorise
racrally.org to use this
information in the manner and for the purposes described in this Policy.
this page and change the date at the
We encourage you to check the
changes. We will notify you of any modified versions of the privacy
policy that might materially affect the way we use or disclose your
What Type of Information Does Our Site Collect?
Personal Information that may be
We may also collect information
about you such as:
- In addition if you are an accredited
member or event official - your name, username and password,
your city of birth, and mobile phone number.
- If you post on our forum or interact with us in various
other ways - demographics information and information about subjects
that may interest you.
We want you to enjoy your visit to our websites.
Find out more about the cookies we use.
These sites, like many others, uses
small files called cookies to help customise your experience.
This page contains information on
what 'cookies' are, the cookies used by
racrally.org, how to switch cookies off in your browser
useful links for further reading
on the subject. If it does not provide the information you were looking
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The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC
Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011
requires that Cookies
can only be placed on a computer where you have given your express
consent. Most web browsers automatically accept Cookies, but you can
also modify your browser setting to decline Cookies if you prefer. Each
browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to
learn the correct way to modify your cookie settings.
What are 'cookies'?
'Cookies' are small text files
that are stored by the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari) on
your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store such things
as user preferences. You can think of cookies as providing a "memory"
for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond
A visit to a page on
may generate the following types of
Anonymous analytics cookies
Anonymous analytics cookies:
Every time a user visits our
websites, web analytics software provided by a third party generates an
anonymous analytics cookie.
These cookies can tell us whether
or not you have visited the site before.
Your browser will tell us if you
have these cookies, and if you don't, we generate new ones.
This allows us to track how many
individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site.
Unless you are signed in to the
as an accredited
member or event official, these cookies cannot be used to identify
individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only. If you are
logged in, we will also know the details you gave to us for this, such
as username and email address.
These cookies are used by
software which tries to work out what country you are in from
information supplied by your browser when it requests a web page. This
cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used
by us to understand our website
How do I turn cookies off?
It is usually possible to stop
your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a
particular website. All modern browsers
allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically
be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. In
order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful,
otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari web
If you would like to find out
more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the
following links useful:
Microsoft Cookies guide
All About Cookies
For further legal information
about privacy issues, you may find these links useful:
Data Protection Act 1998
The Information Commissioner's Office
Information correct as of
Saturday 2nd February 2013