World Masters Athletics Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The following information contains the World Masters Athletics Association policy on the personal information we collect about you. This privacy policy may change at certain intervals, so please make sure you keep informed of our terms by accessing this page regularly.

This Policy was last updated on: 12th March 2018

Collection of Information

The WMA does not collect personal information when you access the web site homepage and browse the web site contents, except in the following circumstances:

  • When you register for the e-newsletter service
  • When you complete an online form and send it back to us

Personal data collected by WMA will be used and recorded in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998) and this privacy policy.

WMA primary target in collecting personal information is to provide you with information services, like our e-newsletter and if indicated on the form, some offers from third parties like our sponsors or market research. Your information will also help us to work out who uses our web site.

Information Disclosure

We will not disclose your personal details to third parties, unless you have specified in the e-newsletter sign-up form, or written to us and given your prior permission.

If you decide to join the e-newsletter service the emails you receive may include advertising from sponsors; web sites or events Third Parties. This does not mean your details have been passed on.. In addition, to remove yourself from receiving any further e-newsletters, there is an email address at the bottom of the newsletter to notify us.

We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as you use the service you have requested and remove it when you unsubscribe from the service.


If you send emails to any member of the WMA, you should note that the security of Internet email is uncertain. If you send sensitive or confidential email messages, which are not encrypted you accept the risk of possible lack of confidentiality over the Internet.

Contact us & access to your information

You have the right to request a copy of the personal details that WMA holds about you and to have any alterations or inaccuracies amended.

Links from WMA to other web sites

You may find links to third parties or other web sites within our site. The WMA does not control the content of these links and they will not necessarily represent the views or opinions of The WMA. As such The WMA cannot accept any responsibility for the content of such links. Please adhere to the privacy policy of the external web site if they have one.

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You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site.