Cookie Policy

The Club uses ‘cookies’ to help make this site work properly.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or your device when you visit this website that remembers your actions or preferences over a period of time so that you don’t have to keep re-entering your preferences whenever you come back to the website or browse from one page to another.

What are the different types of cookies?

A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:

  • session cookie which is erased when you close the browser or
  • persistent cookie which remains on your computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.

As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:

  • first-party cookies which are set by the Club and read by the Club directly.
  • third-party cookies which are not set by the Club but by other companies who use them for analytic purposes with our permission.

Further information on cookies can be found at : http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm

What cookies do we use

Universal Analytics (Google) _utm _utma _utmb _utmc _utmt _utmz These cookies are used to collect information about your browser, computer, frequency of visiting the website, date of first visit and most recent visit, duration of visit, speed of requests to the server and how the user got to the website  in terms of search engine used and terms searched. Some of these cookies are session cookies and some are persistent and expiry between 6 months and 2 years.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data
Microsoft ASP.NET_SessionId   This cookie preserves your session state across page requests. This expires when your session ends.

Google NID This cookie identifies your device on a return visit and can be used for targeted ads. It expires after 6 months.
Cloudfare _cfduid This cookie is set by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic. It expires after 1 year.  
Kentico CMSPreferredCulture This cookie is used to determine your preferred language. It expires after 1 year.

How to control cookies

If you don’t want us to use cookies when you use the website, you can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it or decline at any time.

In order to do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility) or you can click on the links below to access instructions from some of the most popular browsers:

However, if you block cookies some of the features on the website may not function as a result.

You can find more information about how to do managing cookies and to explain how you can delete cookies which are already stored on your device by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org.

The Club reserves the right to keep this policy under review and to amend and revise where necessary.