How we use cookies

All of Danish Cyclists’ Federation’s websites use cookies. On this page we tell you how we use them - and how to avoid them if that is your wish.

Our websites

Danish Cyclist’s Federations owns these websites:

Cookies and how they benefit you

Our websites use cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you'd expect.

  • Save you having to login every time you visit the site.

  • Remember your settings during and between visits.

  • Improve the speed/security of the site.

  • Continuously improve our website for you.

  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do).

  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook.

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission).

  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission).

  • Pass data to advertising networks.

  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties.

  • We asume that you grant us permission to use cookies…

  • If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with our use of cookies.

Should you wish not use cookies from our site…

You can switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.

It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software here.

Our cookies - and what we use them for

  • Our own cookies
    Basically make our websites work, including remembering your search settings, allowing you to add comments to our site, making our shopping basket and checkout work and determining if you are logged in or not.

  • Third party functions
    Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies: YouTube (YouTube’s privacy), Issuu (Issuu’s privacy) and Microsoft Translator (Microsoft Translator’s privacy

  • Social Website Cookies
    So you can easily ‘Like’ or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site. We use Facebook (Facebook’s privacy), Twitter (Twitter’s privacy) and Google+ (Google+s privacy).

  • Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
    We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called ‘analytics’ programs also tell us if, on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.

More information

If you have any questions that remain unanswered please do not hesitate to contact us:

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