Running Diary Privacy Policy

This privacy policy covers the site Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to our users’ privacy, we disclose the following information.

  1. What personally identifiable information Running Diary collects.
  2. What personally identifiable information third parties collect through the Web site.
  3. What organization collects the information.
  4. How Running Diary uses the information.
  5. With whom Running Diary may share user information.
  6. What choices are available to users regarding collection, use and distribution of the information.
  7. What types of security procedures are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under Running Diary control.
  8. How users can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection and Use

Running Diary is the sole owner of the infomation collected on our web site. Running Diary collects information at several different points on our Web site. Users have the option to participate in this activity for the purpose of contacting by email or regular mail. A user must provide the clickstream information (internet protocol address, internet service provider, platform type, date/time stamp, operating system), http protocol information (last uri requested and browser type), state management mechanisms (data allowing a user to be tracked consistently), search terms (search text) and user's login information. It is optional for the user to provide Search Terms and User's Login Information. We encourage users to provide optional information so we can provide a more personalized experience on our site. The reason we use this information is to complete the current transaction, contact by email or regular mail, enhance our site and product offerings, enhance your experience by customizing our site, maintain and secure our site, understand (in aggregate) interests of website visitors and understand your interests. We retain this information as stated by our business practices. When users have data collected for the purposes of enhancing our site and product offerings, enhancing your experience by customizing our site, understanding (in aggregate) visitors interests and understanding your interests, they are given the opportunity to opt-out of information collected (Please see our Choice and Opt-out section).


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. For the session ID cookie, once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on the user's hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. You can set your browser to notify you to either accept or deny the cookie according to the following information.

  • in IE6, see Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web Privacy page.
  • in Netscape 6, see Netscape 6 - Safety with More Control.
  • in Opera 5 or 6, see Opera Preferences: Privacy.

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Running Diary uses Website data to create a profile of our users. A profile is stored information that we keep on individual users that details their viewing preferences. Consequently, collected information is tied to the users personally identifiable information to provide offers and improve the content of the site for the user. This profile is used to tailor a user's visit to our Web site, and to direct pertinent marketing promotions to them.

Communications from the Site

When customers provide us contact information for Website (user participation is voluntary) we use the information to contact the user to deliver sales and product information that will be useful to the them.

Sharing Information
Legal Disclaimer
      Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.
      Personally Identifiable Information
      Personally identifiable information is not shared with any third parties.
      Aggregate Information (non-personally identifiable)
      Aggregate information is not shared with any third parties.
      Our users are given the opportunity to 'opt-out' of having their information used for purposes not directly related to our site at the point where we ask for information. Users wishing to opt-out of specific data collection items should see our Opt-in and Opt-out policy.
      When our web site originates email, users can opt-out of these communications by replying to unsubscribe in the subject line in the email or by emailing us at
      Data Security
      Running Diary has physical security in our facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information. Our company does not handle sensitive financial or health related information.
      Correcting/Updating/Deleting/Deactivating Personal Information
      If a user's personally identifiable information changes such as zip code, phone, email or postal address they can change all information. If a user wishes to correct/update information or no longer desires our service, they can notify us of what they desire by contacting us using any of the information in the Contact section of this policy.
      Links and Advertisements
      We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click Third party advertising networks used by this site include Specific Media, AdJug and ValueClick Media delivering campaigns that make use of Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA).
      We, Running Diary, are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other web sites that we link to. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.
      Changes to the Privacy Statement
      The information you submit to us is controlled by the privacy policy in effect at the time you submit it. If we significantly change our policy, we will post a notice in a conspicuous place on our website notifying visitors of policy changes.
      Contact Information
      Using the following information, you can contact us if you have questions about our privacy policy.
      Running Diary
      2 Betteridge Drive
      Southampton, Hampshire SO16 8LE
      Phone: +44 203 239 9233
      Resolving Privacy Policy Disputes
      If you think we have not followed our privacy policy in some way, it can be resolved in the following manner.
      Return to Running Diary
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