England Lacrosse Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 03/08/2019



1.    Introduction


English Lacrosse Association Ltd, trading as ‘England Lacrosse’ a company limited by guarantee and  registered  in  England  and  Wales   under  company  number  3476816,   and  also  known internationally as "Team England", is herein referred to as "English Lacrosse"/”England Lacrosse”



English  Lacrosse  is  registered  as  a  data  controller  with  the  Information  Commissioner's  Office, under registration Z8420804.


We are  committed to  protecting  and  respecting  your  privacy.  Our  policy  and  procedures  on the handling of personal data have been developed in line with the requirements of the 1995 European Union Data Protection Directive (Directive 95/46/EC) and the General Data Protection Regulation (in force from 25 May 2018) and applicable national law.


2.    What information do we collect?


We collect  and  process  personal  data,  including  special  categories  of  personal  data,  about  you when you interact with us through our website including licenses suites (CRM) or otherwise. The personal data we process may include:


o   your name;

o   your date of birth;

o   your gender;

o   your ethnicity;

o   your home or work address, email address and/or phone number(s);

o   health, medical, inclusion and disability information (including test results for anti-doping purposes);

o   your image and other visual content relating to your physical appearance;

o   your location and whereabouts (e.g. through the use of CCTV at our offices);

o   details of your social media addresses/accounts and content;

o   your identity documents (for example, a copy of your passport and driving licence);

o   your next of kin and/or emergency contact information;

o   your educational and employment history;

o   any criminal  convictions  or  related  information  (including  any  spent  criminal  convictions which,  where applicable,  will  be  confirmed to us by a certificate from  the  Disclosure and Barring Service ("DBS"));

o   financial information, such as bank or card payment details;

o   your England Lacrosse registration number and registered account information;

o   name of  any  club(s)  of  which  you  are  a  member,  including  details  of  any  educational establishment with which the club is affiliated;

o   your role at the club of which you are a member;

o   information relating to you and the British Universities & Colleges Sport ("BUCS");

o   any results, records and rankings relating to you;

o   information relating to any disciplinary matters in which you are involved;

o   references and assessments about you from previous paid/unpaid employment or voluntary positions;



o   information  related  to  the  browser,  device  and  operating  system  you  use  to  access  our website;

o   your Internet Protocol (IP) address;

o   information relating to how you use our website;

o   other information in the public domain about you;

o   Biometric data including Clothing Sizes, biomechanical analysis results;

o   any other information you provide or which is provided to us on your behalf.



3.    Where do we obtain this information?



We obtain the information we process from:



o   you directly (e.g. via online forms, telephone, email or otherwise);

o   the club of which you are a member, and any educational establishment with which it is associated;

o   any regional associations who are affiliated to us but which have their own constitutions and organisational structures;

o   our partner organisations, including national and international committees;

o   anti-doping agencies including UK Anti-Doping ("UKAD") and the World Anti-Doping

o   Agency ("WADA");

o   those acting on your behalf;

o   agents acting on our behalf;

o   public domain sources;

o   third parties providing fraud prevention, criminal record checking such as by the DBS;

o   third parties that introduce you to us;

o   HM Revenue & Customs, regulators and other authorities, including law enforcement bodies; and,

o   search engine and web analytics services providers.



4.    How do we use this information and what is the legal basis for this use?



We process the personal data listed in paragraph 2 above for the following purposes:


o   To deliver  our  products  and  services,  including  to  administer  registration,  our  leagues, tournaments  and  competitions,  as  well  as  to  enable  participation  in  international  events, and provide training/mentoring opportunities,  in accordance with our legitimate interests and/or with your consent;


o   to provide  and  administer  international  insurance  coverage  for affiliated members and  individual members (to include  public/product  liability,  professional  indemnity,  personal  accident  and  equipment coverage) in accordance with our legitimate interests and/or our legal obligations;


o   for marketing and reporting purposes, including (i)   our newsletters: "Shooting Strings" and "The Draw" (ii) to provide you with information about competitions  and  events,  (iii)  to  promote  our  products  and  services,  and  (iv)  to  provide promotions and offers from our sponsors, where you have indicated preference to receive these communications and/or in accordance with our legitimate interests;



o   to determine your suitability for our services  and positions connected to us (for example, registration,   volunteering,   coaching   or   officiating   applications   and   assessments)   in accordance with our legitimate interests;


o   to enable us to comply with anti-doping rules, in accordance with  our legitimate interests and/or our legal obligations;


o   to  enable  us  to  investigate  and  determine  disciplinary  issues,  in  accordance  with  our legitimate interests;


o   to   verify  your   identity,  in   accordance   with   our   legitimate   interests  and/or  our  legal obligations;


o   to enable us to maintain our records and manage our relationship with you, in accordance with our legitimate interests and/or our legal obligations;


o   to  provide  advice  or  guidance  about  our  products  and  services,  in  accordance  with  our legitimate interests and/or our legal obligations;


o   to establish, fulfil and manage a contract with between us and you, as necessary at your request prior to entering into a contract and/or in accordance with our legitimate interests (for  example,  assessing  and  processing  of  paid  or  unpaid  job  applications,  registration forms  and  payments  and  processing  payments  for  tickets  to  events/hospitality  and/or relevant courses);


o   to  investigate  any  complaints  received  from  you  or  from  others,  in  accordance  with  our legitimate interests;


o   for diversity monitoring and talent management in accordance with our legitimate interests and/or our legal obligations;


o   for funding purposes, in accordance with our legitimate interests;


o   to  enable  us  to  comply  with  applicable  law  and  regulation,  in  accordance  with  our  legal obligations;


o   to  identify,  assess  and  manage  risk  on  an  ongoing  basis  within  our  organisation,  in accordance with our legitimate interests;


o   to prevent, detect, investigate and report suspected or actual financial and other crime, in accordance with our legal obligations and our legitimate interests;


o   to  investigate  and  handle  legal,  compliance  and  regulatory  issues,  including  litigation,  in accordance with our legal obligations and our legitimate interests;


o   to monitor the use of our website and to help us check, improve and protect our content, services and websites, both online and offline, in accordance with our legitimate interests;


o   to monitor the use of our office and to help us keep our office building, staff and information safe and secure, in accordance with our legitimate interests;



o   to invite you to take part in market research or surveys, where you have consented and/or in accordance with our legitimate interests; and,


o   to  assess  and  process  any  job  application,  and  for  subsequent  employment,  legal  and administrative purposes including confirming your right to work, as necessary to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract or to perform a contract (in which case we will  be  unable  to  progress  your  application  without  it),  and/or  in  accordance  with  our legitimate interests.



5.    With whom and where will we share your personal data?


We may share your personal data with:


o   Our staff and  volunteers,  including  members  of  our  Board,  Groups,  Committees  and Safeguarding officers;


o   Affiliated member organisations which  include  the  club  of  which  you  are  a  member, schools, universities and regional and county associations;


o   National and/or International organisations including European Lacrosse Federation (ELF) and World Lacrosse and international event hosts nations


o   anti-doping agencies  including  UK  Anti-Doping  ("UKAD")  and  the  World  Anti-Doping Agency ("WADA");


o   our professional advisors, such as our auditors, external legal and financial advisors  and insurers;


o   our suppliers, business partners and sub-contractors;


o   online service providers, such as Survey Monkey and DotMailer;


o   search engine and web analytics services providers;


o   HM Revenue &  Customs,  regulators  and  other  authorities,  including  law  enforcement bodies,the DBS and Local Authorities (e.g. for funding purposes);


o   credit reference and fraud prevention agencies;


o   businesses, appointed to fulfill requirements and provide services for you, on our behalf, including Airlines and Hotels


o   your advisors and/or other entities linked with you.


In the event that England Lacrosse or any part of it is sold or integrated with another business, your personal data will be disclosed to our advisors and those of any prospective purchaser and will be passed to the new owners of England Lacrosse and their advisors.


Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of third parties such as our sponsors.  If you follow a link to any of these third party websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these third party privacy policies before you submit any personal information to such websites.









6.    How long will you keep my personal data?


We will not keep your personal data for any purpose(s) for longer than is necessary and we will only retain the relevant personal information that is necessary in relation to the purpose for which it was collected.

We will retain information relating to recruitment for paid or unpaid positions for so long as it takes to process your application and, if it is unsuccessful, for an additional period of no greater than 6 months.  If your application is successful, we will retain your personal data in accordance with our staff privacy policy.


We will retain information relating to the following activities as follows.



Type Of Personal Data

Storage Time Period

Relating to Courses/Qualifications:

(i) Name and Date of Birth

(ii) All other personal data relating to this


(i)            For so long as we have a legitimate interest to  hold  this  data  (such  legitimate  interest  will usually take the form of ensuring verification of attendance/attainment).

(ii)           3 years from the date of collection

Team and Squad Performance:


(i)    Personal    data    of    individuals    in    EL's representative squads (U19, U23 and Seniors)


(ii) Personal data of individuals in all lower age performance categories


(iii) Personal data relating to competitions


(i)        8 years from the date of collection


(ii)       3 years from the date of collection


(iii)          Indefinitely as such data is a matter of public record




(i) Name, Position and Contact Information


(ii)  School  Name,     Entering  Team  name  or Institution Name, Results




(i)            3 years from the date of collection


(ii)           Indefinitely    but    without    any    identifying personal data included


3 years, after which only statistical data will be retained.



Otherwise, we will retain your personal data as long as we have an ongoing relationship and for a further period of 3 years thereafter, unless there is a legal or regulatory reason to retain it for a longer period in which case, we will delete it when it is no longer necessary for that purpose.


We will retain your  data  for  a  short  time  beyond  the  specified  retention  period,  to  allow  for information to be reviewed and any deletion to take place.






7.    Where is my data stored?


All personal data collected by us will be stored on local individual computers within our office in the UK.  Where  required,  we  may  transfer  or  share  certain  of  your  personal  data  to  the  facilities management company which operates our office.


In addition to local storage/transfer within the UK as above, we will also transfer and store your personal data elsewhere in the European Economic Area ("EEA") through our use of the Microsoft Office 365 suite of software and DotMailer hosting services.


Personal data collected in a digital format via staff or individuals, whom are appointed to committees and groups may be collected via the means ‘googledocs’ and stored on the Googledrive platform. Googledrive hosts storage locations both inside and outside the EEA, England Lacrosse have taken the appropriate measures to ensure data storage within the EEA however Google may store and process the relevant Customer Data anywhere Google or its Sub processors maintains facilities.

Data collected in physical means will be stored appropriately in respect of identified safeguards, and where possible transferred on a regular basis to be stored within EL Head Office premises.

The personal data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored outside the EEA. It may  also  be  processed  by  staff  operating  outside  the  EEA  who  work  for  us  or  for  one  of  our suppliers  or  for  our  partner  organisations,  including  national  and  international  committees  and other organisations, for example, World Lacrosse. Where we do so, the third  country's  data  protection  laws  will  have  been  approved  as  adequate  by  the  European Commission or other applicable safeguards are in place.


8.    What are my rights in relation to my personal data?


You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your personal data, clicking the unsubscribe button on any communication we have sent to you or by contacting us.


Where you have consented to us using your personal data, you can withdraw that consent at any time by contacting us.


If the information we hold about you is inaccurate or incomplete,  please notify us and ask us to correct or supplement it.


You also have the right, with some exceptions, to ask us to provide a copy of any personal data we hold about you.


Where you have provided personal data to us and it is processed by automated means, you may be able to request that we provide it to you in a structured, machine readable format.


If you have a complaint about how we have handled your personal data, you may be able to ask us to restrict how we use your personal data while your complaint is resolved.


In some circumstances you can ask us to erase your personal data if you withdraw your consent, it is no longer necessary for us to use your personal data, you object to the use of your personal data and we don't have a good reason to continue to use it, or we haven't handled your personal data in accordance with our obligations.


9.    Personal data of children and vulnerable adults


We are only entitled to collect and process personal data of individuals under the age of 13 and vulnerable adults with the authority of a parent or legal guardian.


For more information about how we meet our obligations in relation to vulnerable adults, including how we may share personal data in this context when necessary, please refer to our Adults at Risk Policy and also our Code of Ethics and Behaviour Policy.


10.  Where can I find more information about English Lacrosse's handling of my data?


For further information or to raise a concern, please contact:

Name:                         Kerrie Lawler

Postal address:           England Lacrosse National Squash Centre Rowsley Street Manchester M11 3FF



Telephone:                 +44 (0)161 974 7757


Email:                         [email protected]



If  you are not happy with our response, you can contact the Information Commissioner's Office:



Sport:80 PLC Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 03/08/2018

1. Introduction

Sport:80 Services Limited (“We” / “Us”) is committed to safeguarding and preserving the privacy of our visitors.

If you access any of our website’s sub domains in respect of any of our clients (“Clients”) (“Client Sub Domains”), then our Client’s terms of use and privacy policy available on such sub domain shall apply to your use of the relevant sub domain, and shall take precedence over this privacy policy (and the documents referred to in it).

This Privacy Policy (together with our terms of use and any other documents referred to in it) explains what happens to any personal data that you provide to us, or that we collect from you, whilst you visit our website.

Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting www.sport80.com you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

The data controller is Sport:80 Services Limited of Unit 3, Neepsend Triangle Business Centre, 1 Burton Road, Sheffield, England, S3 8BW.

We have appointed Gary Hargraves as our data protection officer who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this Privacy Policy.

In respect of our Client Sub Domains, the data controller is the relevant Client and the data processor is Sport:80 Services Limited of Unit 3, Neepsend Triangle Business Centre, 1 Burton Road, Sheffield, England, S3 8BW. For the avoidance of doubt, we are acting as data processor only in relation to those technological services we have agreed to provide to the relevant Client via the Client Sub Domain pursuant to the Supply of Services Agreement entered into between us and the relevant Client. It should be noted that other organisations may also be acting as data processor on behalf of the relevant Client.

2. Information We Collect

In running and maintaining our website and providing services to you that will allow you to utilise the facilities on our website we may collect and process the following data about you:

2.1 Information about your use of our website with regards to each of your visits to our website. This may include: (i) details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access; and (ii) technical information, such as traffic data, location data and other communication data.

2.2 Information provided voluntarily by you. You may give us information by filling in forms on our website www.sport80.com or by corresponding with us by telephone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you use our website or if you report a problem with our website.

2.3 Information that you provide when you communicate with us by any means.

2.4 Information we receive from other sources. We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites or any of the Client Sub Domains which we operate or the other services we provide.

3. Use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website. By continuing to browse our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Cookies provide information regarding the computer used by a visitor. We may use cookies where appropriate to gather information about your computer in order to assist us in improving our website.

We may gather information about your general internet use by using cookies. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer and stored on the computer’s hard drive. Such information will not identify you personally. It is statistical data. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever.

You can adjust the settings on your computer to decline any cookies if you wish. This can easily be done by activating the “reject cookies” setting on your computer. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

We use the following cookies:

3.1 Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.

3.2 Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

3.3 Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

3.4 Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

3.5 Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 12 hours.

4. Use of Your Information

We use the information that we collect from you or you give to us to allow you to utilise the facilities on our website and access Client Sub Domains. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:

4.1 To provide information to you that you request from us relating to our products or services.

4.2 To provide information (or permit selected third parties to provide information) to you relating to other products that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information.

4.3 To inform you of any changes to our website, services or goods and products.

4.4 To ensure that the content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

4.5 To administer our website and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes.

4.6 As part of our efforts to keep our website safe and secure.

4.7 To measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you.

4.8 To make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our website about goods or services that may interest you.

We will only ever use your personal data with your consent, or where it is necessary in order to:

enter into, or perform, a contract with you;

comply with a legal duty;

protect your vital interests;

remember your preferences e.g. if you ask not to receive marketing material, we will keep a record of this; or

for our own (or a third party’s) lawful interests, provided your rights do not override these.

In any event, we will only use your personal data for the purposes for which it is collected, or purposes which are very similar.

You can withdraw your consent at any time to our processing of your personal data for any purpose at any time, by contacting us at the email or postal address set out in paragraph 10.

5. Disclosing Your Information

We may share your personal information with any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the Companies Act 2006.

We will not disclose your personal information to any other party other than in accordance with this Privacy Policy and in the circumstances detailed below:

5.1 In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.

5.2 If Sport:80 Services Limited (or substantially all of its assets) are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets.

5.3 If our ultimate holding company, Sport:80 plc (or substantially all of its assets), is acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by us about you will be one of the transferred assets.

5.4 Where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use.

5.5 To further fraud protection and reduce the risk of fraud.

5.6 To our business partners, events organisers, sporting federations, service providers, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with them or you. We will ensure that any written contract we enter into with them will provide that they, as a data processor, (i) will process personal data disclosed by us to them in accordance with instructions from us and (ii) are to comply with obligations equivalent to those imposed on us and as set out in this privacy policy.

6. Storing Your Personal Data

In operating our website it may become necessary to transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the European Economic Area (“EEA”) for processing and storing. By providing your personal data to us, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We do our upmost to ensure that all reasonable steps are taken to make sure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy, to ensure that a similar degree of protection is afforded to it in line with UK Data Protection legislation.

Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.

Unfortunately the sending of information via the internet is not totally secure and on occasion such information can be intercepted. We cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to us electronically; sending such information is entirely at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

7. Third Party Links

On occasion we include links to third parties on this website. Where we provide a link it does not mean that we endorse or approve that website’s policy towards visitor privacy. You should review their privacy policy before sending them any personal data. 

8. Changes to the Privacy Policy

Any changes we may make to our Privacy Policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our Privacy Policy.

9. Access to Information

Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, affiliates and advertisers. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

We want to ensure you remain in control of your personal data. Part of this is making sure you understand your legal rights, which are as follows

The right to confirmation as to whether or not we have your personal data and, if we do, to obtain a copy of it (this is known as a subject access request) within one month of our receiving your request;

The right to have your data erased (though this will not apply where it is necessary for us to continue to use the data for a lawful reason);

The right to have inaccurate data rectified;

The right to object to your data being used for marketing or profiling; and

Where technically feasible, you have the right to see any personal data you have provided to us which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or the performance of a contract. This information will be provided in a common electronic format.

10. Contacting Us

Please do not hesitate to contact us regarding any matter relating to this Privacy Policy at [email protected] or by writing to us at Sport:80 Services Limited, Unit 3, Neepsend Triangle Business Centre, 1 Burton Road, Sheffield, England, S3 8BW.

You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.

Last Updated by Freeths LLP: 13th April 2018

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