Definitions and Interpretation
means a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site;
means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”);
means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”); and
means SportsPro Media, a limited company registered in England under company number 6667015, whose registered address is 3rd Floor, Two America Square, London, EC3N 2LU, United Kingdom.
Information About Us
Our Site is owned and operated by SportsPro Media, a limited company registered in England under company number 6667015, whose registered address is 3rd Floor, Two America Square, London, EC3N 2LU, United Kingdom.
By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third party Cookies on your computer or device. Third party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. Third party Cookies are used on Our Site for improving your experience or sharing content or for marketing and advertising services. For more details, please refer to the section below.
All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law. We may use some or all of the following types of Cookie:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
A Cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of Our Site, supporting functions such as logging in and payment transactions.
It is important for Us to understand how you use Our Site, for example, how efficiently you are able to navigate around it, and what features you use. Analytics Cookies enable us to gather this information, helping Us to improve Our Site and your experience of it.
Functionality Cookies enable Us to provide additional functions to you on Our Site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some functionality Cookies may also be strictly necessary Cookies, but not all necessarily fall into that category.
It is important for Us to know when and how often you visit Our Site, and which parts of it you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have visited). As with analytics Cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and, in turn, to make Our Site and advertising more relevant to your interests. Some information gathered by targeting Cookies may also be shared with third parties.
Third Party Cookies
Third party Cookies are not placed by Us; instead, they are placed by third parties that provide services to Us and/or to you. Third party Cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on Our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to Us (these Cookies will work in the same way as analytics Cookies described above).
Any of the above types of Cookie may be a persistent Cookie. Persistent Cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit Our Site.
Any of the above types of Cookie may be a session Cookie. Session Cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit Our Site until you close your browser. Session Cookies are deleted when you close your browser.
For more specific details of the Cookies that We use, please refer to the table below.
What Cookies Does Our Site Use?
The following first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:
|Name of Cookie||Purpose|
|PHPSESSID||Auto generated by our PHP website used to maintain your session variables i.e. maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages. STRICTLY NECESSARY|
|X-Mapping-fjhppofk||Hosted by Riverbed, used to establish a unique session for the visitor to differentiate from other visitors. We use this to track clicks of users on our site to determine your interests, wishes better. STRICTLY NECESSARY|
|These cookies are associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms.|
|__cfduid||Operated by CloudFlare and is used to speed up page load times for make your website experience quicker. It does not contain any user identification information.|
|_gads||This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick for Publishers service from Google. Its purpose is to do with the showing of adverts on the site, for which the owner may earn some revenue.|
|__hs_do_not_track||This HubSpot cookie can be set to prevent the tracking code from sending any information to HubSpot. Setting this cookie is different from opting out of cookies, as it still allows anonymised information to be sent to HubSpot.|
|__hstc||The main HubSpot cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).|
|hubspotutk||This HubSpot cookie is used to keep track of a visitor’s identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.|
|__hssc||This HubSpot cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp.|
|__hssrc||Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if you, the visitor, has restarted your browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.|
|An expression engine cookie which verifies that the cookie in the browser was the one set, confirming the submission from the site is genuine. This cookie which contains the date of your last activity on the site to help us improve your website experience. They are also used for registered users and contains data of the dates of your visits to the site helping us improve your website experience. These cookies also allow us to keep track of the last 5 pages you visited on the site and allows us to redirect you to the page you were on before sending us an email through a contact form.|
The following third party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:
|Name of Cookie||Purpose||Provider|
|bku||Hosted by BlueKai, used to collect data on your browsing habits on different websites using the tracker’s unique ID number. We use this data to profile visitors to our website and define detailed market segments, for use in our marketing campaign strategy and for more targeted online advertising.||.addthis.com|
|BlueKai works with websites to aggregate anonymous activities and enables marketers to provide more targeted online advertising.||.addthis.com|
|ioc||This is a geo-location cookie, so we know approximately where people sharing information are located.||.addthis.com|
Our Site uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics.
Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Site is used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Site and the services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
Google Analytics uses the following Cookies:
|Name of Cookie||Purpose|
|A Google Analytics cookie which enables us to track website visitor behaviour and measure site performance. They are also used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier and enables us to store and update a unique value for each page visited and is used to distinguish visitors. This cookie lasts for 2 years by default and distinguishes between users and sessions. It is used to calculate visitor sessions, source of traffic, and campaign data for the sites and analytics reports.|
Consent and Control
Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up prompt requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies unless those Cookies are strictly necessary; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.
In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.
The links below provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835
https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge (Please note that there are no specific instructions at this time, but Microsoft support will be able to assist)
https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en (Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)
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