Last modified: January 3, 2022
The Service is intended for use by Your Organization in accordance with their instructions and is provided to you by Your Organization that has authorized your access to, and use of, the Service.
Your Organization is responsible for and administers your SC user account (“Your Account”). Your Organization is also responsible for the collection and use of any data that you submit or provide through the Service and such use is governed by the terms Your Organization has in place with SC.
In addition to this privacy statement, Your Organization may have additional policies or codes of conduct which will apply in relation to your use of the Service.
If you have any questions about your use of the Service, please contact your Organization.
WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
- Your contact information, such as full name and email address;
- Your username and password;
- Your profile picture;
- Other documents you may upload such as passport, birth certificate, sports performance related certificates, coaching certificates;
- Your role (athlete, coach, official, doctor, physiotherapist, and others as they pertain to Your Organization);
- Other information related to your interaction with Your Organization;
- The content, communications and other information you provide when you use the Service, including when you sign up for an account, register for a license, pay for the license, register for events, submit your travel and accommodation details, register for sports clubs, classes, courses;
- Competition performance results;
- Content, communications and information that other people provide when they use the Service. This can include information about you, such as when event organizers upload event results for events that you participated in, athlete rankings that get calculated and posted up periodically that may include your sport-specific international, national, regional, and/or local rankings;
- All communications with other users of the Service;
- User communications, feedback, suggestions, and ideas sent to Your Organization;
- Billing information; and
- Information that you provide when you or Your Organization contact or engage platform support regarding the Service.
HOW DOES YOUR ORGANIZATION USE THIS INFORMATION?
Your organization will share the information that it collects with SC, as provider of the platform, in order to allow SC to provide and support the Service for Your Organization and other users and in accordance with any other instructions from your Organization. Examples of such use include:
- Communicating with users and administrators regarding their use of the Service;
- Enhancing the security and safety of the Service of Your Organization and other users, such as by investigating suspicious activity or violations of applicable terms or policies;
- Personalizing your and Your Organization’s experiences;
- Developing new tools, products or services within the Service for Your Organization;
- Associating activity on the Service across different devices operated by the same individual to improve the overall operation of the Service;
- To identify and fix bugs that may be present; and
- Conducting data and system analytics, including research to improve the Service.
GDPR INFORMATION FOR EU INDIVIDUALS
To the extent required by the law of your jurisdiction, you may have below rights. Before you exercise below rights, you may consult your legal counsel if the laws of your jurisdiction stipulate below rights. We acknowledge that these rights cover a right of access by EU and/or Swiss individuals.
|The right to rectification||The User is entitled to have its personal data corrected if it’s inaccurate or incomplete.|
|The right to erasure||This ‘the right to be forgotten’ enables the User to request the deletion or removal of its personal data where there’s no compelling reason for Simply Compete to keep using it. This is not a general right to erasure; there are exceptions.|
|The right to restrict processing||Under certain circumstances, the User has the rights to ‘block’ or suppress further use of its personal data.|
|The right to portability||The User has the rights to receive its personal data provided to Simply Compete in a structured, commonly used and machine readable format and has the right to transmit those data to another controller.|
|The right to object to processing||The User has the right to object, on grounds relating to its particular situation, at any time, to the processing of its personal data.|
|The right to lodge a complaint||The User has the right to lodge a complaint about the way Simply Compete handles or processes its personal data with its national supervisory authority (in France, the CNIL).|
|The right to withdraw consent||If the user has given its consent for a specific processing of its personal data implemented by Simply Compete, the User has the right to withdraw its consent at any time. In case the User does so, it does not mean that anything Simply Compete has done with the User’s personal data with its consent up to that point is unlawful).|
|The right to define instructions||The User has the right to define general or specific instructions regarding storage, deletion and use of its personal data after death.|
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
Your Organization discloses the information collected in the following ways:
- To third-party service providers that assist in providing the Service or part of the Service;
- To third-party apps, websites or other services that you can connect to through the Service;
- In connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the transfer of the Service, a merger, consolidation, asset sale or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy or insolvency;
- To protect the safety of any person, to address fraud, security, or technical issues; and
- In connection with a subpoena, warrant, discovery order, or other request or order from a law enforcement agency.
ACCESSING AND MODIFYING YOUR INFORMATION
You and Your Organization may access, correct or delete information that you have uploaded to the Service using the tools within the Service (for example, editing your profile information, or via the event registration tool). If you are not able to do so using the tools provided in the Service, you should contact Your Organization directly to access or modify your information.
PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA
We have taken adequate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data in the best possible way against loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, change and misuse.
LIMITING DATA USAGE
Simply Compete Inc. operates as a data processor under the strict direction of Your Organization who is the data controller in how we process / store / display your data. If you would like to opt-out / opt-in of certain processing or display of your data, please contact Your Organization.
We retain your personal data no longer than is necessary for the purpose for which we have collected the personal data, or in correspondence with an applicable statutory retention term. You may at all times request the removal of your personal data. If the request for removal is permitted, your personal data will be removed without delay.
INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS WITHIN THE SIMPLY COMPETE GROUP
To facilitate our global operations, we may transfer information to other SC Affiliates where we have operations for the purposes described in this policy. Please see the Data Processing Agreement for a list of SC Affiliates and their locations
Please note that we do not rely on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield as a data transfer mechanism. To learn more about the Privacy Shield Principles, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield List at https://www.privacyshield.gov.
This Service is intended for a general audience. It does not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from children under the age of 13 in the United States or under 16 in the European Union. If you are under 13 years of age in the United States, or under the age of 16 years in the European Union, please do not submit any personal information through the Service without the express consent and participation of a parent or guardian. If you are a parent or guardian and believe your child under 13 in the United States or under 16 in the European Union has provided us with personal information without consent, please contact us at email@example.com.
If you would like to stop using the Service, you should contact your Organization. Similarly, if you stop work associating with Your Organization, Your Organization may suspend Your Account and/or delete any information associated with Your Account.
It typically takes about 90 days to delete an account after account closure, but some information may remain in backup copies for a reasonable period of time. Please note that content you create and share on the Service is owned by Your Organization and may remain on the Service and be accessible even if Your Organization deactivates or terminates Your Account.
GDPR RECOURSE FOR EU INDIVIDUALS
If you are an EU individual with questions or concerns regarding the handling of your personal data pursuant to GDPR regulations, we encourage you to contact Simply Compete at: firstname.lastname@example.org
You also have the right to contact your local Data Protection Authority. For more information on this option and to locate your DPA go to: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/article-29/structure/data-protection-authorities/index_en.htm
PRIVACY SHIELD FOR EU AND SWISS INDIVIDUALS WHOSE DATA IS TRANSFERRED TO THE US
Since Simply Compete Inc. does not plan to transfer personal information to third parties, the Privacy Shield provision regarding liability for the actions of agent processors does not apply. If this practice should change in the future we will update this policy to identify the third parties and provide individuals with opt-out or opt-in choice, as applicable. If we change this policy in the future, we shall remain liable under the Privacy Shield Principles if its agent processes such personal information in a manner inconsistent with the Principles, unless the organization proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
Note that Simply Compete may be required to release EU and Swiss personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities including to meet national security and law enforcement requirements.
INDEPENDENT RECOURSE MECHANISM
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Simply Compete Inc. commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information transferred to the United States pursuant to Privacy Shield. European Union and Swiss individuals with Privacy Shield inquiries or complaints should first contact Simply Compete Inc. at: email@example.com
Simply Compete Inc. has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the Privacy Shield Principles to an independent dispute resolution mechanism, the BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, operated by BBB National Programs. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit https://bbbprograms.org/privacy-shield-complaints/ for more information and to file a complaint. This service is provided free of charge to you.
If your Privacy Shield complaint cannot be resolved through the above channels, under certain conditions, you may invoke binding arbitration for some residual claims not resolved by other redress mechanisms. See Privacy Shield Annex 1 at https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=ANNEX-I-introduction
The Federal Trade Commission has jurisdiction Simply Compete Inc.’s compliance with the Privacy Shield.