Personal Identification Information
This privacy statement is applicable to hkrunning.com or HK Running. We will treat any personal data collected in accordance with the Hong Kong Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. hkrunning.com does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals except when individuals provide such information on a voluntary basis. We may collect personal identification information from users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when users fill out a form, respond to a survey or contest, sign up for a newsletter, submit personal route content ideas, sign up to the forum, comment on the site, email us, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may also, however, visit our site anonymously. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, excess times and referring website addresses.
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How we use collected information
HK Running may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:
- To run and operate our Site
- We may need your information to display content on the Site correctly.
- To personalize user experience
- We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
- To improve our site and maintain quality of service
- We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
- To run a promotion, contest, survey or other site feature
- To send users information and periodic emails they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
- It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other comments or requests.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or passingly sensitive data through hkrunning.com’s writings public message boards, forums or comment boxes, this information may be collected and used by others. Such activities are beyond the control of hkrunning.com.
How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers. We may however release personal information if required by law.
If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, information about advertisers etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or the User may contact us via our Site ‘Contact Us’ page.
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.
We may offer social sharing features or other integrated tools that let you share content. Your use of these features enables the sharing of certain information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the third party 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 third parties that provide these social sharing features (e.g, Facebook and Twitter).
This document was last updated on 25th June 2016