• Cookies policy

Cookies policy

What are cookies?

The Play2Golf website (hereinafter the Website) uses Cookies. Cookies are files sent to a browser through a web server to record the User's activities on a specific website. The first purpose of Cookies is to provide the user with faster access to the selected services. In addition, Cookies personalize the services offered by the Web, facilitating and offering each user information that is of interest or that may be of interest, in attention to the use made of the Services.

The Website uses Cookies to personalize and facilitate the user's navigation. Cookies are only associated with an anonymous user and his/her computer and do not provide references that allow to infer personal data of the user. The user can configure his browser to notify and reject the installation of Cookies sent by the Website, without prejudice to the user's ability to access the contents of said website. However, we would like to point out that, in any case, the performance of the website may decrease.

Registered users, who register or have logged in, will be able to benefit from more personalized and profile-oriented services, thanks to the combination of the data stored in the cookies with the personal data used at the time of registration. Such users expressly authorize the use of this information for the stated purpose, without prejudice to their right to refuse or disable the use of cookies.

In addition, the Website will be able to know all the services requested by users, so that they can provide or offer information appropriate to the tastes and preferences of each user.

What types of cookies exist?

Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into:

  • Session cookies: They expire when the user closes the browser.
  • Cookies policy: They expire depending on when the purpose for which they serve is met (for example, for the user to remain identified in the Services) or when they are manually deleted.

In addition, depending on your Objective, Cookies can be classified as follows:

  • Performance cookies: This type of Cookie remembers your preferences for the tools found in the services, so you do not have to reconfigure the service every time you visit. As an example, this typology includes:
    • Volume settings for video or sound players.
    • Video streaming speeds that are compatible with your browser.
  • Geo-location cookies: These Cookies are used to find out which country you are in when a service is requested. This Cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help orient the content to your location.
  • Registration cookies: Registration Cookies are generated once the user has registered or subsequently opened their session, and are used to identify you in the services with the following objectives:
    • Keep the user identified so that, if he closes a service, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day re-enters that service, he will continue to be identified, thus facilitating his navigation without having to re-identify. This functionality can be suppressed if the user clicks the 'logout' functionality, so that this Cookie is deleted and the next time they enter the service the user will have to log in to be identified.
    • To check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
  • Analytical cookies: Each time a User visits a service, a tool from an external provider generates an analytical cookie on the user's computer. This Cookie that is only generated on the visit, will serve in future visits to the Web Services to anonymously identify the visitor. The main objectives pursued are:
    • Allow anonymous identification of browsing users through the 'Cookie' (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and therefore the approximate count of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
    • Anonymously identify the most visited content and therefore more attractive to users.
    • Know if the user who is accessing is new or repeats visit.
    • Important: Unless the user decides to register for a web service, the 'Cookie' will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. Such Cookies will only be used for statistical purposes that help optimize the experience of Users on the site.
  • Behavioural advertising cookies: This type of 'Cookies' allows to expand the information of the advertisements displayed to each anonymous user on the Web Services. Among others, it stores the duration or frequency of display of advertising positions, interaction with them, or browsing patterns and / or user compartments as they help to form a profile of advertising interest. In this way, they allow to offer advertising related to the interests of the user.

What cookies do we use?

The cookies we use on our website are:

  • Own: They are those that are sent to the terminal equipment of the user from a computer or domain managed by the publisher and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
    • Session cookies
  • Third-party: They are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that treats the data obtained through the cookies.

How to disable Cookies?

It is usually possible to stop accepting browser cookies, or to stop accepting Cookies from a particular Service.

All modern browsers allow you to change the settings of Cookies. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. You can also set up your browser or email manager, as well as install free add-ons to prevent Web Bugs from downloading when you open an email.

The Website offers guidance to the User on the steps to access the configuration menu of cookies and, where appropriate, private browsing in each of the main browsers:

  • Internet Explorer: Tools - Internet options - Privacy - Settings.
  • For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or browser Help.
  • Firefox: Tools - Options - Privacy - History - Custom settings
  • Chrome: Settings - Show advanced options - Privacy - Content settings.
  • Safari: Preferences - Security.
  • For more information, you can consult Apple support or browser Help.

Can changes to the Cookies Policy occur?

The Website may modify this Cookies Policy according to legislative, regulatory requirements, or in order to adapt this policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, therefore users are advised to visit it periodically.

When there are significant changes to this Cookies Policy, users will be notified either through the website or via email to registered users.