The Royal Caledonian Curling Club, trading as Scottish Curling, is the national governing body for the sport of curling in Scotland, and is a company limited by guarantee without a share capital, registered in Scotland under company number SC232571. Scottish Curling operates the websites www.scottishcurling.org and www.trycurling.com (the “Web sites”) and will be a “controller” of the personal information that you provide to us through the Websites, unless otherwise stated.
Scottish Curling is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Scottish Curling Web sites www.scottishcurling.org and www.trycurling.com and governs data collection and usage. By using the Scottish Curling websites, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Please Note: The privacy notice below relates to the use of the Scottish Curling websites only. For the full organisation Privacy Notice (updated January 2019) please read the separate Scottish Curling Privacy Notice.
Collection of your Personal Information
Scottish Curling may collect personally identifiable information if you use any online forms, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Scottish Curling may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postcode, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Scottish Curling. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Scottish Curling for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Scottish Curling Web sites.
We encourage you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Scottish Curling so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Scottish Curling is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Scottish Curling Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Scottish Curling collects and uses your personal information to operate the Scottish Curling Web sites and deliver the services you have requested. Scottish Curling also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Scottish Curling and its affiliates. Scottish Curling may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Scottish Curling does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Scottish Curling may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Scottish Curling may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Scottish Curling, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Scottish Curling does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Scottish Curling keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Scottish Curling, in order to determine what Scottish Curling services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Scottish Curling to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Scottish Curling Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Scottish Curling or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Scottish Curling; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Scottish Curling, or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
Scottish Curling secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Scottish Curling secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.
Changes to this Statement
Scottish Curling will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Scottish Curling encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Scottish Curling is protecting your information.
Scottish Curling welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Scottish Curling has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Scottish Curling at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.