Sportunity Privacy Policy
Last update on the: 05.03.2017
About Us
We, Sportunity, want to protect your privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines how your personal data will be handled and used. Our Privacy Policy will be reviewed and enhanced from time to time and you should check this statement from time to time to see our most up-todate Policy. If you would like any further information or have any comments about our Privacy Policy or any other aspect of the Sportunity websites or -services, please contact us at: contact@sportunit.ch. The Sportunity websites, and its access and use by all visitors, are governed by our Terms of Use. By accessing the Sportunity websites and any services accessible from Sportunity websites, you agree to be bound by Sportunity Terms of Use which you must read and accept as a condition to accessing Sportunity websites.
Collection of information
Information You Provide to Us
We collect information you provide directly to us. The types of information we may collect include:
  • Account Information, such as your name, email address, password, age, gender, postal address, phone number, photos, bio and any other information you choose to provide;
  • Sport Information, such as the sports and positions, level you play, certificates;
  • Transaction Information, such as the sport events you take, purchase and/or offer for sale through our Services. We may also collect and store limited payment information from you, such as payment card type and expiration date and the last four digits of your payment card number; however, we do not collect or store full payment card numbers and all transactions are processed by our third-party payment processor. If you offer services for sale through our Services, we will also collect your bank account information;
  • Information About Others, such as the names, email addresses and other information about individuals you invite to use our Services, register to receiving coaching services or authorize to receive notifications; and
  • Other Information You Choose to Provide, such as when you participate in a survey, contest, promotion, quiz or interactive area of the Services, request technical or customer support, communicate with us via third-party social media services or otherwise communicate with us.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Services
When you access or use our Services, we automatically collect information about you, including:
  • Log Information: We collect log information about your access to and use of our Services, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the page you visited before navigating to our Services.
  • Device Information: We collect information about the computer or mobile device you use to access our Services, including the hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers and mobile network information.
  • Location Information: With your consent (e.g. if you permit your mobile device to send us your latitude and longitude), we will collect location information when you access or use our Services and, if permitted by your device settings, in the "background" (i.e. at times when you are not directly using our Services). For more details, please see "Your Choices" below.
  • Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies: We and our service providers use various technologies to collect information, including cookies, web beacons, web storage and device identifiers. For more information about cookies, and how to disable them, please see "Your Choices" below.
Information We Collect from Other Sources
We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our Services. For example, we may collect information about you from third parties, including from other users, identity verification services, mailing list providers and publicly available sources. If you create or log into your account through a social media site, we will have access to certain information from that site, such as your name, account information and email address, in accordance with the authorization procedures determined by such social media site.
Use of information
We may use information about you for various purposes, including to:
  • Provide, maintain and improve our Services;
  • Provide and deliver the products and services you request, process payments and other transactions and send you related information;
  • Manage your account and send you related information, including confirmations, updates, technical notices, security alerts and support and administrative messages;
  • Respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service;
  • Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by Sportunity and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
  • Monitor and analyze data, trends, usage and activities in connection with our Services;
  • Measure the effectiveness of advertising, content, features and activities, and perform other data analytics;
  • Detect, investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities and protect the rights and property of Sportunity and others;
  • Personalize and improve our Services and provide advertisements, content and features that match user profiles or interests;
  • Facilitate contests, sweepstakes and promotions and process and deliver entries and rewards;
  • Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with a better experience; and
  • Carry out any other purpose for which the information was collected.
Sharing of information
We may share information about you as follows or as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy:
  • With vendors, consultants and other service providers who need access to such information to carry out work or perform services on our behalf;
  • When you create a profile, participate in the interactive areas of our Services or interact with us on third-party social media sites, certain information that you provide may be displayed publicly, such as your name, profile photo and other information you choose to provide;
  • In response to a request for information if we believe disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, any applicable law, rule, regulation or legal process;
  • If we believe your actions are inconsistent with our user agreements or policies, or to protect the rights, property or safety of Sportunity or others;
  • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company;
  • Between and among Sportunity and any current or future parent, subsidiary and/or affiliated company;
  • On social network such as Facebook, google, twitter, etc…
We may also share aggregated or de-identified information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you.
Social sharing features
The Services may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools (such as the Facebook "Like" button), which let you share actions you take on our Services with other media. Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.
Advertising and analytics services provided by others
We may allow others to serve advertisements on our behalf and provide analytics services. These entities may use cookies, web beacons, device identifiers and other technologies to collect information about your use of our Services and other applications and websites, including your IP address, web browser, device type, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked and conversion information. This information may be used by us and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content, deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests on our Services and other applications and websites and better understand your online activity. For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices. Your device may also include a feature ("Limit Ad Tracking" on iOS and "Opt out of Interest-Based Ads" on Android) that allows you to opt out of having certain information collected through apps used for behavioral-advertising purposes.
Your choices
Account Information
You may access, update, correct or delete information about you at any time by accessing your account dashboard. If you wish to deactivate your account, please visit our contact page and submit a message lettin us know you would like to deactivate your account, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time.
Location Information
When you first launch any of our mobile applications that collect location information, you will be asked to consent to the application's collection of this information. If you initially consent to our collection of location information, you can subsequently stop the collection of this information at any time by changing the preferences on your mobile device. You may also stop our collection of location information by following the standard uninstall process to remove all of our mobile applications from your device.
Cookies and Web Storage
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies and web storage by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject cookies and web storage. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies or web storage, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Services.
Promotional Communications
You may opt out of receiving promotional emails and text messages from Sportunity by following the instructions in those emails or messages. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.
Push Notifications
With your consent, we may send promotional and non-promotional push notifications or alerts to your mobile device. You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your mobile device or within our mobile applications.
Transfer to and use of your data in other countries
The server on which the Sportunity websites are hosted may be outside the country from which you access the Sportunity website and may be outside your country of residence. Your data may be transferred across EU-country borders and also to countries where data protection laws provide a lower level of protection than in your country of residence. We implement measures, such as contractual confidentiality and non-use obligations, to ensure that your data are kept secure.
Cookies
We may use standard technology called ‘cookies’ on the Sportunity websites. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our cookies enable us to identify you and to store information between visits. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent cookies being stored, however if you do turn cookies off this will limit the service that we are able to provide to you. Please ensure that your browser’s cookie settings are as you wish.
Security
We have security procedures in place to protect our user database from loss and misuse, and we only allow access to it when necessary, and then under strict guidelines as to what use may be made of the personal data contained within it. This website may contain links to other websites. We have no control over and are not responsible for, the content of, and the privacy policies or security of, such sites. We recommend that you check the privacy and security policies of each website you visit.
Your right to access and manage your personal data
You have the right to receive information about the personal data we hold about you and to have your data amended or deleted. A fee may be chargeable for any action by us at your request. You can amend your personal data in your Profile. To gain access to your personal data, or to have those amended or deleted, please contact us at contact@Sportunity.ch
Accuracy of your personal data
You are responsible for maintaining the accuracy of your personal data (i.e., the information you supplied to Sportunity upon registration) and for the security of your username and password; and for all activity that occurs on your account, even when content is posted by others on/via your account. You agree: (i) to notify Sportunity immediately of the discovery of any unauthorised use of any username or password or any other known or suspected breach of security; and (ii) to use reasonable efforts to immediately stop any unauthorised activity known or suspected. The address for notification is: contact@sportunity.ch.