Welcome to Athleague ("Athleague", "we", "us" or "our"). Athleague KLG is a social media video company.
We urge you to be careful if and when you post sensitive information regarding yourself, such as your religious views or your health. As you may provide these details to us on a voluntary basis (including, among others, ethnic or racial origin), there is no obligation to do so. Please be aware that videos and/or pictures that you upload on our Service may disclose information about yourself, too. By uploading and opting for telling us sensitive information regarding yourself, you are expressly consenting to our processing of your information and disclosing it to other users.
In the following, the types of information that we gather will be explained.
First, you choose to share some information with us by using our services. This includes information such as a distinct username, a password and mail address and/or phone number. Furthermore, other suitable identifying information such as, but not limited to profile pictures, name and date of birth will be gathered. Such information will enable other users to find you more easily.
In addition, you may also share through the Service and thereby provide us information in form of user content such as videos, photos, chats and other materials.
Moreover, information shared in the course of two way communication between you and us will be collected as well. Such information can namely result from support requests or account verifications.
When you use our Service, we gather information regarding activities of yours. This includes but is not limited to:
In order to facilitate the interaction with existing friends of yours, we may gather information with your permission from your device contacts and/or from social networks.
In case you select to invite somebody by means of the invite others-function, any message will be send from your personal account. Therefore you acknowledge and agree that we do not possess access to or control over this communication and that you bear the costs incurred for such communication.
We may gather with your consent videos, images and/or other similar information so that you are able to post videos, send images or fall back on your camera roll.
Location-specific information is another type of data that we may gather. Furthermore and with your consent, we may gather data about your geographic position by means of GPS, WiFi networks and other sensors.
When you use our Service, we may gather data regarding your mobile device. Such data may include but are not limited to your system version, service provider, unique device identifier as well as your hardware model.
In order to capture user activities and identifying as well as analyzing trends regarding our Service, we use analysis tools from third parties. Thereby, data are gathered from various Users and matched in a way that will not allow to draw conclusions about a particular User.
Cookies are small pieces of data that are transferred to your device and are substantially a tool that assist mobile apps and websites remember things about you. As operated by most of online and mobile application services, we may also use other related technologies, such as unique advertising identifiers and web beacons, in order to gather information regarding the behavior of Users (all these technologies are hereafter jointly referred to as "cookies").
Information gathered through cookies may be used for different purposes. For example, they help us to protect your Athleague data and account, to learn how persons interact with our Service, to perform analytics in order to determine how our Service is working, to improve the user experience and to provide you with better and more intuitive features. Furthermore, cookies may be used by third parties such as advertisers when they provide services to your device.
The list below states the different cookie functions we use:
|Cookie Function||Purposes Of Cookie Function|
|Analytics||We use these cookies to gather information about how Users use our Service. Such information (as for example the number of App visitors and the pages they visited) are gathered in an anonymized form and assist us, among other things, in learning more about which features are the most popular.|
|Preferences||We use these cookies to remember the settings and preferences of Users (for example language preferences).|
|Performance||We need to use certain cookies to ensure the best possible user experience. For example, they are used to determine if you have interacted with a certain page, they ensure that pages load rapidly and respond promptly to your requests.|
|Security||We need to use certain cookies for the identification and prevention of security risks. For example, in order to prevent others from modifying your password without your login credentials, your session information may be stored.|
|Advertising||We use these cookies to make advertisements and/or campaigns more relevant and sound to recipients, to generally deliver advertisements and/or campaigns and to track the efficiency of those advertisements and/or campaigns as well.|
Even though the cookies we use may vary over time, they will generally be part of one of the above sections. We will keep you updated about any significant modifications of using cookies. Please visit this site on a regular basis in order to be aware of any adjustments.
Browser cookies: Your browser may allow you to reject and/or remove some or all browser cookies. Please refer to the instructions of your browser for managing browser cookies.
Mobile device identifiers: Your mobile operating system may allow you to restrict the use of certain device identifiers. For this purpose you should follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer of your mobile device, which are usually accessible in the settings of your mobile device. Furthermore, in case your mobile device entails a de-installation process, you have always the possibility to prevent us from gathering information through the app by uninstalling it.
When accessing our Service, log information will be collected in an automatic way. Such information may consist of your IP-address (Internet Protocol), access times, details about behavior of Users, pages viewed, device information (for example your type of web browser), webpages you accessed before and/or after visiting our Service and other similar data.
All content that you provide to Athleague, including, but not limited to content generated by you through the use of the Application is hereinafter referred to as “Your User Generated Content”. Any User Generated Content you create is your property and you represent and warrant that:
You acknowledge that Athleague has no obligation to review Your User Generated Content, but that Athleague reserves the right to withhold, remove and/or discard User Generated Content in accordance with its then-current Related Agreements, as posted on the Service.
Athleague reserves the right to delete any of Your User Generated Content that it determines in its sole discretion as breaches of the representations and warranties and covenants set forth above, within 24 hours from the moment it becomes aware of such breaches, and you agree to indemnify and hold Athleague, its affiliates, partners and third parties harmless for any claims, losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses arising out of or relating to any breach of this section.
WE WANT OUR USERS TO BE ABLE TO EXPRESS THEMSELVES AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE AND POST ALL SORTS OF THINGS ON ATHLEAGUE, BUT WE HAVE TO IMPOSE RESTRICTIONS ON ALL CONTENT WHICH IS OBJECTIONABLE, SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE TYPES OF CONTENT LISTED IN THE ABOVE SECTION 1.13 (b), AND AGAINST EVERY USER WHICH USES OUR SERVICE IN AN ABUSIVE WAY. ATHLEAGUE OPERATES A ZERO-TOLERANCE POLICY FOR OBJECTIONABLE CONTENT AND ABUSIVE USERS. YOU CAN FIND ADDITIONAL DETAILS CONCERNING OUR ZERO-TOLERANCE PRINCIPLE IN OUR COMMUNITY GUIDELINES.
In a nutshell, we use gathered information to offer you an outstanding Service which we constantly monitor and improve. Thereby, information may be used, namely, but not conclusively in relation to the following:
Information regarding you may be shared as follows:
Certain information about you may be shared with other Users. Such information may contain your name, username, how you have used the Service (including but not limited to, the names of other Users you are friends with) as well as further information you agreed to be shared by us (including but not limited to, information regarding you may be shared with other Users that you have in your device contacts in case you permitted us to access your device contacts). Furthermore, content that you post or send will be shared with other Users. Thereby, the range that your content reaches is determined by your settings as well as the kind of Service you use.
Public information (such as profile picture, name and username) as well as any content that you choose to reveal for posting trough the Service may be shared with all Users, the public as well as business partners of ours and is governed by the privacy settings that you make. The amendment of your privacy settings on the Service requires a modification by you in your profile settings. Whenever you have shared any user content, it becomes searchable by other Users, it may be reposted or resent by other Users and it may be used as otherwise stated in our policies. In case you delete data shared by you in an earlier stage, duplicates may stay discoverable or visible in certain ways, such as on buffered and/or archived pages as well as in form of a copy or a storage by other Users or third parties.
With our Service, we want you to share your athletic journey and how awesome you are with the world. Therefore we have created specific features to make this possible. Our Service is designed to facilitate the way how you can connect and interact with other Users. In case you register or login to our Service via your Facebook account, you are authorizing us to access certain Facebook account data (such as, but not limited to, your friends list, those friends you have in common with other Athleaguers and your current location). Moreover, you understand that your Athleague account and further information you make available using our Service (such as data you provide directly or indirectly through Facebook as for example your name, age, Facebook videos and/or photos) may be viewed and shared by Users with persons who may not be Users or by the way of third party services in such Athleaguers' discretion. Furthermore, you might share data such as videos and messages you send or upload and any metadata provided with this content, together with any comments or information you provide in connection with your videos.
When using our Service, you should assume that anything you upload or share may be publicly accessible and viewable by other Users and non-Users. Athleague wants its Users to be careful about uploading data that will eventually be made public.
Information regarding you may be shared with so-called affiliates, such as entities, subsidiaries or other businesses being part of the Athleague KLG collective of companies. Please know that affiliates will comply with your specifications concerning the visibility of videos posted by you.
For the purpose of providing and improving our Service, we collaborate with third parties. We will neither sell nor rent your information outside Athleague (for example to third parties or to service providers) until we have obtained your appropriate consent or if it has not been stated differently in the present Policy. Our policy consists in not sharing information regarding you, except in the limited instances stated here:
Your consent: Information regarding you may be shared or disclosed if you consent. For example when you access your account via a third party web client or application.
Advertisement parties: Information regarding you may be shared with advertisers regarding the types of people seeing their ads and about the performance of their ads. However, we do share the information only in a de-identified way which does not allow conclusions to be drawn about the identity of a specific User unless you give us the permission to do so. As an example, we share general interest and demographic information (for example that an ad was seen by a man between the ages of 20 and 24 who lives in Boston and likes freestyle skiing) to advertisers in order to support them better understand their audience. Also, advertisers are informed about which ads led you to make a purchase or take action with them.
Partners using our analytical services: We may provide pooled information which do not allow conclusions to be drawn about the identity of a specific User in order to enable people and businesses to understand how people are engaging with their accounts and content (for example profile administrators may receive information regarding the number of people who viewed their profile or posts as well as aggregated demographics)
Measurement third parties: Information regarding you may be shared with partners that pool it to provide measurement reports and analytics to our partners.
Service providers and vendors: Information regarding you may be shared with service providers and vendors which provide support for the Service (for example to provide technical infrastructure services, to facilitate payments, to analyze how our Service is used). Please know that service providers will be granted with access to information regarding you as it is adequately needful to offer the Service under appropriate confidentiality terms.
When you register with Athleague through a third party social media platform (for example like Facebook), your Athleague account becomes available to all Athleague Users whether via our Service or our partners' Services.
Please be aware that you are sharing personal information when you register with a third party. Therefore and since Athleague has no control about how such third parties use their data, we suggest that you make yourself familiar with their privacy policies.
In case you are using one of these third party services (for example like Facebook) or you have verified your Account by the way of a third party service, we may connect your Athleague profile with your profile on such services. This connection may be accomplished via new applications and products that we launch from time to time.
In case you have created your Athleague profile through a third party service and you want to remove the connection of your Athleague profile with your profile on the third party service, we cannot modify these settings. In order to do so, please access the application settings on your third party service profile and go through the process of removing the Athleague access permissions.
Please note that we only use the APIs, Widgets, OAuth Tokens or other instruments provided by the accordingly social media account to achieve the integration of your social media account with our Service. Thus, the data we receive from the social media account is limited to the extent that this social media account permits to be transferred.
Please note that we will neither sell nor rent your information outside Athleague (for example to third parties or to service providers) until we have obtained your appropriate consent or if it has not been stated differently in the present Policy.
In case of a change in the ownership structure (such as acquisition and merger) and/or the capital structure (such as financing and liquidation) information may be transferred, shared or sold in the run-up to and afterwards the closing of the transaction.
Data regarding you (for example profile information and content you share) may be retained, processed and transmitted either within your country or across borders in other countries and consequently in different jurisdictions.
If you decide to use or access our Service, you thereby agree with the transmission and storage of data to/within other countries than yours in which we, our affiliates or service providers have bodies. We undertake commercially reasonable efforts such as secured servers using firewalls to keep data that have been gathered trough the Service safe, to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information and to examine your identity during the sign-up process. Nevertheless, the safety regarding any data that you enter into our Service as well as the maintenance, non-modification and non-disclosure of such data cannot be guaranteed by us. Moreover, Athleague does not take any responsibility regarding security measures, the functionality or data protection/security of any other organization.
As far as your role as a User is concerned, please be aware that you are accountable for examining and updating your privacy settings, for keeping your password and account information secret, for modifying your password periodically and for checking messages between you and us at any time. If you ever think someone has had access to your password, please report it to the accordingly service provider (for our Service, please report it via the Feedback Page) and modify your password immediately. Athleague cannot guarantee the security of your information while it is being transmitted to our site and any transmission is at the User's own risk. In Addition, please note that the content you have provided can always be retained and reused by others with the help of different means (for example with image capturing technologies such as screenshots).
WE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY BREACHES OF SECURITY, DAMAGE TO YOUR DEVICE, OR ANY LOSS OR UNAUTHORIZED USE OF YOUR REGISTRATION INFORMATION OR OTHER DATA.
Data that has been removed and/or deleted may persist in backup copies up to 30 days for the purpose of restoration. However, they will not be available to others in the meantime.
The Service and its corresponding content are not intended for and we do not direct them to human beings under 13. Therefore, we do not deliberately gather any data from any human beings under 13. If we become aware that a human being under 13 has opened an account and provided us with personal data, we will take steps to terminate that human beings registration and delete their personal information from Athleague. In case you violated this no children rule, your email and IP address may be retained by us to make sure that you do not try to create a new profile again.
Athleague collects, uses and shares the data it has as described above:
EU and UK users have the right to file a complaint with data protection regulators under EU and UK law. In UK, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) constitutes the UK's lead regulator. Information about how to raise a concern with the ICO are available on their website at www.ico.org.uk. If you are a EU user, you may also contact your local Data Protection Regulator who may get in touch with the ICO on your behalf.
If you are a EU citizen, the European Data Protection law provides you with several rights.
Athleague has designated a Data Protection Officer which can be reached as follows
In case you want to exercise any of your above listed rights please email us at DPO@athleague.com
What does Athleague do to protect my personal data?
Where is my personal data kept?
In order to provide you with a Service that you can access wherever you happen to be on the globe, we operate a network of servers including in the US where we maintain data centers.