This document explains Lakes Region Curling Association (LRCA) policies for the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information. The following topics describe how the LRCA uses information voluntarily submitted by its members and visitors to this site, lakescurlingnh.org.
The Information We Collect
The types of personal information we collect include name, telephone number, postal address, e-mail address, identification information, and photographs of participants in LRCA league play, learn-to-curl activities and other LRCA-sponsored events.
How We Use This Information
The information collected is used to support the administering of curling activities and related sponsored events of the LRCA. The LRCA may use contact information to send information about the LRCA. The contact information is also used to contact members or a web visitor when necessary.
To advertise the activities of LRCA, photographs of participants in LRCA league play, learn-to-curl activities, and other LRCA-sponsored events may be shared with local newspapers and posted on this web site.
The Lakes Region Curling Association may disclose personal information to another entity such as a curling governing body that the LRCA belongs to for the purpose of supporting and administering curling activities and related sponsored events of the LRCA.
Individuals may review their personal information contained in Lakes Region Curling Association files by contacting the Lakes Region Curling Association. If an individual believes that any of personal information is inaccurate, we will make appropriate corrections.
Personal information is stored in a combination of paper and electronic files. The LRCA takes precautions to help protect information; however, no transmission or electronic storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
Use of IP addresses and Cookies
Each time you connect to the Internet, your computer, smartphone, or tablet is assigned a unique IP address. An IP address is a number that identifies each sender or receiver of information on the Internet.
Our web server automatically records the domain name and IP address of each visitor to our site. We collect and analyze this information to help us improve the site and its resources for our visitors. This information helps us determine which pages you visit, how long you stay, and the site you visited immediately beforehand. The Lakes Region Curling Association uses Google Analytics and Aweber to measure visitor interaction with the web site and to capture information submitted by viewers for use in e-mail communications.
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you prefer, you can edit your browser options to block them in the future. If you choose not to accept cookies, your experience at web sites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
The Lakes Region Curling Association web site may contain links to information at other web sites. When you click one of these links, you are moving to the associated web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites, since their privacy policies may differ from ours.
This web site is not directed toward children under 13 years of age, nor does the LRCA knowingly collect information from children under 13. If a child whom we know to be under age 13 sends personal information to us online, we will use that information only to notify parents or seek parental consent. Please visit the FTC’s website for tips on protecting children’s privacy on-line.
With the exceptions noted in this policy or required by law, the LRCA does not sell, rent, or share e-mail addresses or any personal information about our members or users of this web site.