Privacy Policy

This website is owned by Sport BC Inc. (“Sport BC”). We recognize that many of our website visitors are concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. We also recognize our obligation to our customers, community and online visitors to adhere to the highest standards of decency, fairness, and integrity in all our operations. As such, we have developed a Privacy Policy to address those concerns. We may update the Policy from time to time, so please check back occasionally to review it.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND WHAT WE DO WITH IT
Sport BC does not collect personally identifiable information from individuals through our website unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly; and we do not require this information for customers to obtain access to any of our sites. However, in order to take advantage of some of the great offers available online though the Sport BC website, you may have to provide personal information including demographic, geographic and contact details.

If you register to receive special offers available through our website, we will use the information you supplied us to forward the information/products you have requested. If you agree to be contacted by Sport BC through mail and/or email, we may contact you from time to time to:

  • send you information pertaining to the product(s) you purchased;
  • inform you of special promotional offers; and
  • inquire about your satisfaction and needs with regards to Sport BC’s products, services etc.

On all of the forms where we collect contact information, we will ask you if you would like to receive updates from Sport BC. All those who wish to receive updates from Sport BC are entered into a database on our website. Profiles may be edited by you as desired and are password protected to ensure confidentiality.

Sport BC will not use the information internally for other purposes and will not share it with anyone outside of Sport BC, unless we have your permission. We do not use your email address for any purpose other than responding to the message you have sent, unless we have your permission.

COOKIES
Sport BC may use “cookie” technology to obtain non-personal information from its online visitors. Cookies are information files that your web browser places on your computer when you visit a website. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but can be configured not to accept them or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. We do not extract personal information in this process nor do we provide this information to third parties. We also do not contact you. Cookies allow us to customize your user interface to speed up the navigation process and to make the website experience more efficient. If your browser is configured to reject cookies, you may not be able to use some of the features of the Sport BC website.

LINKS
Sport BC’s website may contain links to other websites. We make every effort to only link to websites that share our high standards of decency, fairness, and integrity. We try our best to ensure that these links are safe for everyone, but the privacy and data collection practices on any linked website are entirely separate from Sport BC and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. Other websites may also link to the Sport BC website without our knowledge or consent. Sport BC has no responsibility for the content, policies or actions of these websites.

SECURITY
Sport BC has taken steps to make all information received from our online visitors as secure as possible against unauthorized access and use. Personal information provided by visitors is kept in Sport BC’s secure database. However, please keep in mind that no data transmission over the Internet is 100 per cent secure and any information disclosed online can potentially be collected and used by parties other than the intended recipient.

CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY
Sport BC’s website content and features may be updated, revised, modified and supplemented. Sport BC reserves the right to change the information, features, products, policies, promotions, disclosures, and disclaimers at any time.

As changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted on our website, please check back periodically to review the changes. The continued use of the Sport BC website following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy confirms your acceptance of those changes.

CHANGES AND ACCESS TO PERSONAL INFORMATION
Individuals who provide information to Sport BC can correct, update and/or delete personal information from our database at any time by sending an email to Sport BC.