Privacy Policy & Cookies

The purpose of this policy is to explain how information gained via this website may be used.

Who manages this website?
This website is managed by The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain

What personal information do we collect and what we do with it?
Personal data can be collected from:

Contact form
Mailing list
Subscription data

Information is only collected to enable The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain to fulfill your request. Your email address may be used to contact you with details relevant to The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain. We will not knowingly share your personal information with any third party without your permission, except as required by law.

What about ‘Cookies’?
Cookies are small pieces of information which are often created when you visit a website. They are stored in the ‘cookie directory’ of your computer and help us count the number of times users return to our site. They contain no personal information and cannot be used to identify you.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, though you do not have to. If you wish to disable cookies please refer to your user manual or consult the ‘Help’ portion of the toolbar.

Right to request information
You have a right to request a copy of any personal data held by The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain. To obtain a copy of this information you should contact The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain at the address below. The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain reserves the right to charge a small fee to cover the costs associated with administering this service.


Please be aware that our website links to other websites. These are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. We suggest that you read the privacy statement on any other website you visit.

Your privacy and confidentiality is important to us. The Visually Impaired Sailing Association Of Great Britain take all reasonable precautions to protect all personal data, however we cannot be responsible for loss or misuse of data by unauthorised persons.

Cookie policy

Cookies and how we use them.
We operate an implied consent policy. This means that we assume that if you visit the website with your browser set to accept cookies that you are happy with their usage. If you are not happy you should not use the site or delete these cookies at the end of your visit.

What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are transferred by a website to your browser directory. They help the website identify your browser/device. They perform different tasks on a website, and certain aspects of the website will not function correctly without them. To find out more about cookies visit

The cookies used on a website are:

Google Analytics
This gathers information about users, how they found and navigated the site as well as facts about which browsers they have used. The data gathered by this cookie is anonymous and is used to enhance the usability of the website. Further information is available from:

Session cookies
Session cookies are used to remember you when you log in and also for the shopping cart. Disabling these cookies will stop this functionality working.

Further information about session cookies is available from: