GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION GDPR
CLC Striders (“The Club”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. For any personal data you provide for the purposes of your membership, CLC Striders is the Data Controller and is responsible for storing and otherwise processing that data in a fair, lawful, secure and transparent way.
The Club take the protection of the data that we hold about you as a member seriously and will do everything possible to ensure that data is collected, stored, processed, maintained, cleansed and retained in accordance with current and future UK data protection legislation.
Please read this Privacy Statement carefully to see how The Club will treat the personal information that you provide to us. We will take reasonable care to keep your information secure and to prevent any unauthorised access.
The Club will implement and comply with the eight Data Protection Principles in the Data Protection Act 1998 (“the Act”) which promotes good conduct in relation to processing personal information. These principles are as follows:
Personal Data shall be processed fairly and lawfully.
Personal Data shall be obtained only for one or more specified and lawful purposes and shall not be further processed in any matter incompatible with that purpose or those purposes.
Personal Data shall be adequate, relevant and not excessive in relation to the purpose or purposes for which they are processed.
Personal Data shall be accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date.
Personal Data processed for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
Personal Data shall be processed in accordance with the rights of data subjects under the Act.
Appropriate technical and organisational measures shall be taken against unauthorised or unlawful processing of personal data and against accidental loss or destruction, or damage to personal data.
Personal Data shall not be transferred to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area unless that country or territory ensures an adequate level of protection for the rights and freedoms of data subjects in relation to the processing of personal data.
What personal data we hold on you
You may give us information about you by filling in forms at an event or online, or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register with the Club or participate in discussion on our Facebook page. The information you give us may include your name, date of birth, address, e-mail address, phone number, name of the EA affiliated Clubs with which you are registered and gender (Athletics Data). We may also ask for relevant health information which is classed as special category personal data.
Why we need your personal data
The reason we need your Athletics Data is to be able to administer your membership, and provide the membership services you are signing up to when you register with the club. Our
lawful basis for processing your personal is that we have a contractual obligation to you as a member to provide the services you are registering for.
Reasons we need to process your data include:
For training and competition entry
sharing personal data with club coaches or officials to administer training sessions;
sharing personal data with club team managers to enter events;
sharing personal data with leagues, county associations (and county schools’ associations) and other competition providers for entry in events.
For funding and reporting purposes
analysing anonymised data to monitor club trends; and
sending a club survey to improve your experience as a club member.
For membership and club management
processing of membership forms and payments;
sharing data with committee members to provide information about club activities, membership renewals or invitation to social events;
club newsletter promoting club activity; and
publishing of race and competition results.
Marketing and communications (where separate consent is provided)
sending information about promotions and offers from sponsors;
sending information about selling club kit, merchandise or fundraising.
On occasion we may collect personal data from non-members (e.g. any non-member participant who fills in a health disclaimer or form for an event organised by CLC Striders). This information will be stored for 4 weeks after an event and then destroyed securely. Our lawful basis for processing data is consent. Therefore, we will also need explicit consent from non-members to process this data, which we will ask for at the point of collecting it
The club has the following social media pages:
- Facebook: CLC Striders Running Club
- Facebook: CLC Striders - Members
- Facebook: CLC Striders - Leaders
- Twitter: @CLCStriders
- Strava: CLC Striders
- Instagram: clcstriders
All members are free to join these pages. If you join one of the Social Media pages, please note that provider of the social media platform(s) have their own privacy policies and that the club do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data on the club social media pages.
Who we share your personal data with
When you become a member of or renew your membership with CLC Striders you will automatically be registered as a member of England Athletics. We will provide England Athletics with your personal data which they will use to enable access to an online portal for you (called myAthletics). England Athletics will contact you to invite you to sign into and update your MyAthletics portal (which, amongst other things, allows you to set and amend your privacy settings). It is vital, therefore, that a valid email address is given, so that you can ensure that your data is correct and so that you can set your own privacy settings. If you
have any questions about the continuing privacy of your personal data when it is shared with England Athletics, please contact [email protected].
The Club does not supply any personal data it holds for this purpose to any other third party.
How long we hold your personal data
We will hold your personal data on file for as long as you are a member with us. Athlete data is updated every year on annual membership forms. Any personal data we hold on you will be securely destroyed after four years of inactivity on that member’s account, in line with England Athletics Limited’s retention policy. Your data is not processed for any further purposes other than those detailed in this policy. Financial data is retained for 6 years in accordance with HMRC.
Your rights regarding your personal data
As a data subject you may have the right at any time to request access to, rectification or erasure of your personal data; to restrict or object to certain kinds of processing of your personal data, including direct marketing; to the portability of your personal data and to complain to the UK’s data protection supervisory authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office about the processing of your personal data.
As a data subject you are not obliged to share your personal data with the Club. If you choose not to share your personal data with us we may not be able to register or administer your membership.
If you have any concerns or complaints in relation to how CLC Striders collects and/or processes your personal data, you should contact the Club’s Secretary in the first instance. If you are dissatisfied with how your concern/complaint is dealt with by CLC Striders then you have the right to report your concern/complaint to the Information Commissioners Office (www.ico.org.uk).