Effective date: 01/10/2018
Pirates Canoe Club (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the piratescanoeclub.com website (the “Service”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified by that data (or in combination with other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a User’s device.
Data Controller means a person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal data are, or are to be, processed.
Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any person (other than an employee of the Data Controller) who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller.
We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
Data Subject is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
The User is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
If you have given us consent to do so, we may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.
We may also collect information how the Service is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s IP address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may use and store information about your location if you give us permission to do so (“Location Data”). We use this data to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service.
You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time, through your device settings.
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies we use:
Pirates Canoe Club uses the collected data for various purposes:
We are required under UK tax law to keep your basic personal data (name, address, contact details) for a minimum of 6 years after which time it will be destroyed. If your information is used for marketing purposes it will be kept until you notify us that you no longer wish to receive this information.
Under certain circumstances, Pirates Canoe Club may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Pirates Canoe Club may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We aim to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
Whenever possible, you can update your Personal Data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to change your Personal Data, please contact us to make the required changes.
If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. You have the right:
Please note that we will ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
We do not perform any automated decision making or profiling with your personal information.
If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are not processing your personal data in accordance with the law you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in the UK by calling 0303 123 1113.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We as a club are affiliated to British Canoeing who provide our members with associate membership so we can register and track their qualifications and provide liability insurance for all club events.
If you sign up as a member of our club we will share your details with British Canoeing who will contact you directly regarding their services. You can opt-in or out of future communications from British Canoeing once you have validated your membership with them.
Only authorised Pirates Canoe Club and British Canoeing employees have access to your details in their database.
If you sign up as a member of our club, which is administered through Wild Apricot, or if you register for our site, we will store some of your information, including your email address, name and IP address and certain information about the links you click within the emails we send you, on a Wild Apricot server. Neither we nor Wild Apricot will ever sell your email address or share it with any other party, unless we are legally compelled to do so. If you contact Wild Apricot directly regarding your subscription to our newsletter, Wild Apricot may contact you directly; otherwise, Wild Apricot will never contact you. Only authorised Wild Apricot employees have access to our contact list. You are always free to unsubscribe from our newsletter, but as long as you are registered with Pirates Canoe Club we may use Wild Apricot to send you information about your account.
We may provide paid products and services within the Service. In that case, we use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).
The payment processors we work with are:
Some of our forms are created using Wild Apricot and are subject to processing as detailed above, however, some forms, including but mot limited to the contact form and the equipment request form are created using Cognito Forms.
If you fill in a form, we may store some of your information, including your email address, name and IP address and any other information you enter into the form, on a Cognito Forms server. Neither we nor Cognito Forms will ever sell your email address or share it with any other party, unless we are legally compelled to do so. If you contact Cognito Forms directly regarding your subscription to our newsletter, Cognito Forms may contact you directly; otherwise, Cognito Forms will never contact you. Only authorized Cognito Forms employees have access to our data.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: policies.google.com/privacy
We use the below Service Provider to provide IT consultancy services.
We may, from time to time, ask Paxillum to process our customer data in pursuit of our commercial interests. Paxillum are subject to an agreement of confidentiality and are not authorised to share our data under any circumstances. Only authorized mtstudios employees have access to our customer data.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.