Using the website is usually possible without providing personal details. If personal details are required for some features this information will be supplied by the user optional.
Please be aware that there are inherent security risks in transmitting data, such as e-mails, via the Internet, because it is impossible to safeguard completely against unauthorized access by third parties.
We oppose the use of any available contact information by a third party for sending unsolicited advertisements. As the website provider, we reserve the express right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or e-mailing of spam and other similar advertising materials.
Registration and Account Security
To access some features of the website, you will need to create an account, registering as a member. You will not create more than one personal account. You are prohibited from using another member's account. For register for a race you have to use your own website account. A registration for another participant is not permitted. You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account.
When you create an account, you must provide true, up-to-date, accurate and complete information. If we find out subsequent to registration of your account that any of the information you have provided is untrue, out of date, inaccurate, incomplete or false, we are entitled to terminate your account. You must update your details in case of any change in your information and/or details.
You are solely responsible and liable for any activity occurring on your account. Should you become aware of any suspicious activity occurring on your account, you must notify us immediately. You must inform us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. We will investigate any security breaches and we have the right to suspend or terminate the account immediately. We will not be liable for any losses caused by the unauthorized use of your account, but you may be liable for our or other users' losses caused by such unauthorized use.
In case you create an avatar it is not permitted to use images which infringes or violates the rights of any person or third party or is defamatory, offensive, obscene or is in any other way improper or inappropriate.
During the registration process you are able to note which of your details will be public. If you fill these fields you agree with the publishing.
This site is intended solely for users who are over the age of thirteen (13) and any registration by or use of or access to the website by anyone under the age of 13 is unauthorized and in violation of these terms. You represent and warrant, by using and accessing the website, that you are over 13 years of age.
If you are under the age of eighteen, you need the permission of your legal parents to use the register function.
Facebook Social Plugins
Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social Plugins please see http://developers.facebook.com/plugins.
When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:
The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.
If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“.
Google + Social Plugins
Google + is a social network that is operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). When You visit a page of Our Website that contains such a Plugin, Your browser connects directly with the servers of Google. The content of the Plugin is transmitted directly to Your browser from Google, which is then used to incorporate it into the website. We therefore have no influence on the extent of data that Google collects through the Plugin. According to Google, if one does not click on the Plugin, no personal data is collected. Such data, including the IP address, is only collected and processed for logged-in members. If You are a Google + member and do not wish for Google to use Our Internet presence as a way to collect information about You and to link this information with the membership data about You which Google has stored, then you must log out of Google + before visiting Our Website. The purpose and extent of data collection, the further processing and use of data by Google, as well as Your rights in this regard and the various possible settings to protect Your privacy are to be found in Google's data protection guidelines concerning the Plugin: http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
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