Cookie and privacy policy

Off The Pitch ApS owns and operates the following websites:
www.offthepitch.com

How we use cookies:
Cookies are essential for you to get the best out of our websites. Off The Pitch uses cookies to store your preferences and other information that helps us improve our websites, however cookies cannot identify you personally.

Use of Cookies:
Cookies are used by almost all websites. A cookie is a small data file that is stored in users’ web browsers in order to recognise their computers. A web browser is a computer programme used to download and display web pages, such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

A cookie is a passive file and cannot collect information from users’ computers or spread computer viruses or other malicious programmes. Cookies can, among other things, be used to prepare statistics of users' use of the site. Cookies are used to recognise computers in the event of subsequent visits. No personal information, such as name, address or similar, is stored in our cookies. Some cookies collect IP-addresses which is personal identifiable data according to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Storage period for a cookie:

All cookies delete themselves after a given number of days, weeks or months; the time may vary according to the purpose. It should be noted that a cookie is renewed on each visit and the storage period is reset.

Delete or block cookies:
If you do not wish to receive cookies you can set your web browser to disable cookies. Note that most browsers offer different levels of privacy, such as allowing first-party cookies but blocking third-party cookies, or notifying you each time a website wants to install a cookie. 
Be aware that disabling cookies in this way will prevent new cookies from being set, but will not stop previously-set cookies from operating on your device unless you delete all cookies in your browser settings. The instructions for managing cookies in your browser can usually be found via the browser’s Help function, or in a smartphone manual.

If you wish to delete cookies, this is done using your web browser settings. You can access the most commonly-used web browsers’ help/support via the following links:
Microsoft Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/internet-explorer-help#internet-explorer=top-solutions
Google Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/?hl=en
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
Apple Safari: http://www.apple.com/support/safari/

Off The Pitch and cookies:
Off The Pitch primarily uses cookies to keep statistics on how many users use the sites and how they use them. The statistics provide an overview and help us improve our sites, increasing the usability and satisfaction in connection with a visit to our websites. In addition, we use cookies in connection with forms and orders, in order to save the information entered.
We also use cookies for marketing.

Traffic Measurement:
Off The Pitch uses Google Analytics to collect data on traffic, such as which pages and items people use most on the site. Cookies help improve usability and optimise web campaigns and they record no personal data.
Cookies from Google Analytics use anonymous data and IP-addresses, which according to GDPR is personal identifiable data. Google might share these data with third parties.

Personal data:
Off The Pitch does not collect personal identifiable data unless you have provided these data yourself.
We never share these data without your specific consent.

Protection of personal data:
According to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), all of your personal identifiable data must be stored and handled safely and confidentially.
We store your data on servers with limited access, placed in controlled facilities and we adjust our security measures all the time to ensure that we handle this information lawfully.
Due to the nature of the internet, we cannot guarantee 100% security when data is being transferred via the internet. This means that others might unlawfully retrieve the data, when the data is sent.

Contact concerning personal data:
If you want to know what kind of personal data has been stored at www.offthepitch.com, you should contact contact@offthepitch.com.

You can also use this email address if any data is wrong, or if you have any objections. You have the right to have erroneous data adjusted, deleted or blocked.

You can also find out what kind of data has been stored about you, how this can be connected to you and you can object to the registration according to the GPDR.
You also have the right to object to the use of your personal data. And you can revoke your consent at any time.

Furthermore, you have the right to be forgotten and to be erased from our databases.
If you want to complain about the way Off The Pitch treats your data, you should submit your complaint to your local data authority. 

21st February, 2019
More information:
You can read more about cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org

x