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    What is a privacy policy?

    A privacy policy is a document that provides information on what data is used by this website that is stored on your device.
    Our privacy policy tells you what data is used by this site and where it is stored.
    Please read before using our site.
    Please also agree to AccuWeather's privacy policy here and Garmin Connect's here. We take your privacy very seriously.

    Cookies and 3rd party cookies

    What is a cookie?

    A cookie is a small piece of information on your computer that allows a website to remember somthing you may have set.
    Cookies are used to enhance the website experience for the user and allows websites to remember something, like the items in your shopping basket or if you were logged in. Cookies can also be used to compile lists of most popular sites and therefore more engaging advertisements can be provided.

    Where, in this site, are cookies used and what do they do?

    Cookies are utilised only in this site only for authentication and optimum user experience.
    Once logged in, a cookie will be provided to your computer and remember that you logged in.
    When you change page or refresh the page, cookies will allow this site to remember that you were logged in. After a certain amount of time or leaving the site, the cookie will expire and you will have to re-authenticate.
    Cookies will allow you to sustain your login throughout your vist to our site and prevents having to re-authentificate when you change page on this site.
    Cookies are required for this site's login feature to function,so please ensure cookies are enabled if you need to login.
    If you are not logged in no 1st party cookies are stored on your device.

    How do I turn on/off cookies?

    Cookies can be turned off in a variety of ways.
    Please find your browser in the list below and follow the steps to disable cookies:
    Note! Cookies can provide an enhanced and easier experience. They allow for a variety of features described here. By disabling them, you will lose the new enhanced features that websites can offer.
    Google Chrome
    1. Go to the icon with three vertical dots.
    2. Go to the 'Settings' option.
    3. Click the 'Show Advanced Settings' option; located in the bottom left of the screen.
    4. Click 'Content Settings'.
    5. This should open a window (rectangular object) in the center of the screen.
    6. Locate the 'Cookies' Option and select 'Block sites from setting any data' to disable cookies.
    7. To enable cookies, follow all the steps, but skip step 6 and instead locate the 'Cookies' Option and select 'Allow local data to be set' to enable cookies.
    Mozilla Firefox
    1. Go to the icon with three vertical dots.
    2. Go to the 'Tools' option.
    3. Go to the 'Options' option.
    4. Click privacy and turn cookies on or off.
    Internet Explorer
    1. Go to the gear/cog icon.
    2. Go to the 'Tools' option.
    3. Go to the 'Internet Options' option.
    4. Go to the 'Privacy' option.
    5. Click the 'Advanced' option.
    6. Check or uncheck the 'Cookies' option to enable/disable cookies.

    Does this site have 3rd Party Cookies?

    Yes.
    3rd party cookies are provided by 'AccuWeather' and Garmin Connect.
    These cookies are used for locational and buisness purposes
    Please agree to their privacy policy here and here to learn more about their cookies.

    Does this site have tracking or logging cookies?

    No, however 3rd party cookies/services may provide this functionality.
    Please read this policy here for confirmation here.

    Other Data

    What other data is stored on my computer?

    Other data stored on your computer includes data on what dialouges you dismissed and your last current ride.
    This data is not stored in cookies and remains on your computer.
    Session varibles are also set which include:
    OKNotif = remember you closed the cookie policy dialog.

    Session Varibles and Cookies

    List of cookies and session varibles

    You can locate what session varibles and cookies are stored on your device from this site.

    List of Cookies
    Cookies created by this site
        PHPSESSID The cookie identifying your session with the server. Used for holding password and username information.

    Cookies created by external sites
        AccuWeather (http://www.connect.garmin.com/)
        _ga A cookie created by AccuWeather. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _gat_awxoapTracker A cookie created by AccuWeather. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.

        Garmin Connect (http://www.connect.garmin.com/)
        JSESSIONID A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        AKAI A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _utma A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _utmb A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _utmc A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _utmz A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _ga A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _sp_id A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        _sp_ses A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        pin.l A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        pin.m A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.
        utag_main A cookie created by Garmin Connect. Please visit their privacy policy here to learn about this cookie.

    List of Session Varibles
        OKNotif A session varible for holding information on if you have seen the 'cookie policy' dialog. Is deleted once tab is closed.

    Note

    This document is not updated and some of the information may be obsolete (such as cookie names).