This website is operated by Impulse Fitness Ltd. We take your privacy very seriously therefore we urge to read this policy very carefully because it contains important information about on:
who we are,
how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information,
your rights in relation to your personal information, and
how to contact us and supervisory authorities in the event that you have a complaint.
WHO ARE WE
Impulse Fitness Ltd ('we' or 'us') (trading as Impulse Fitness) collect, use and are responsible for certain personal information about you. When we do so we are regulated under the General Data protection Regulations which apply across the European Union (including the United Kingdom) and we are responsible as 'controller' of that personal information for the purposes of those laws.
THE PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND USE
a) Personal information you provide to us
We collect the following personal information that you provide to us:
name, email, address, phone number,
Some examples of when we collect this information include:
when registering an account, when making a booking
b) Personal information you provide about third parties
If you give us information about another person, you confirm that the other person has appointed you to act on their behalf and agreed that you:
shall consent on their behalf to the processing of their personal data;
shall receive any data protection notices on their behalf; and
shall consent on their behalf to the transfer of their personal data abroad.
c) Monitoring and recording communications
We may monitor communications such as emails and telephone calls for the following purposes:
quality assurance, training, fraud prevention compliance
d) Cookies and similar technologies
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer or electronic device when you access our website. Similar technologies include web beacons, action tags, local shared objects ('flash cookies') and single-pixel gifs. Such technologies can be used to track users' actions and activities, and to store information about them. We use these cookies and/or similar technologies on this website.
how many times a user visits the website, which pages a user visit, traffic data, location data
This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this information may be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We use your personal data to provide you with the services, products and information you request, administer your membership and respond to your inquiries and questions, deliver a more relevant and curated experience with Impulse Fitness and our clubs and Digital Properties, and to satisfy our other business purposes and needs. We use your personal data for these purposes because we have a legitimate business interest in providing services to our members, guests and other interested individuals that is not overridden by your interests, rights and freedoms to protect personal data about you. In particular, we may use your personal data in connection with:
Membership Administration: We process your personal data as necessary to perform our contractual relationship with you as a member or recipient of certain ancillary services such as personal training, including by providing you with administrative and operational communications, announcements and information such as information regarding changes to club hours, billing notifications and appointment reminders. We reserve the right to use any contact information held on file (including email, mailing address, and telephone or mobile phone) to communicate you in relation to administering your membership.
Promotional and Marketing Communications: We use your personal data to provide special offers, promotions and information about Impulse Fitness and our service offerings to you. We may also use your personal data to determine if you are eligible for certain offers – for example, discounted membership rates offered to your company’s employees. We may also send you newsletters and information about products, services and promotions of our business partners and affiliates that we think you may find interesting.
Where required by applicable law, we will obtain your consent to send you marketing communications. If you do not wish to receive any marketing emails, you can opt out of future mailings by clicking on the unsubscribe link located on the bottom of the relevant email. If you are a member and have established an account on the Digital Properties, you can also unsubscribe at any time by logging in and adjusting your communications preferences. Although we strive to update our email list as frequently as possible, you might receive another promotional email before we are able to remove you from our lists. If you are a member, please note that even if you opt-out of receiving promotional emails, you will continue to receive administrative and operational communications regarding your membership, such notices regarding billing or club closures, as described above.
Personalized Experience: If you are a member, we may use your personal data to deliver a more relevant and curated experience to you, including by recommending services or content we think you will enjoy. As part of our effort to provide a personalized experience, we may combine personal data collected through the Digital Properties with other information that we have collected from you in the course of your relationship with Impulse Fitness and access to and use of clubs.
Business Purposes: We use personal data for our legitimate business purposes, including: to operate, evaluate and improve our business and services; develop new businesses, services and solutions; perform market research; advertise and market our business, services and solutions; determine the effective ness of our advertising and marketing; analyze our businesses, services, solutions and Digital Properties; and improve our security administer the Digital Properties. This may include aggregating information regarding you across our entire user base or part of our user base.
We may also use your personal data to protect us against and prevent fraud, claims, and other liabilities and to comply with or enforce applicable legal requirements, industry standards, and our policies and terms. We use personal data for these purposes when it is necessary to protect, exercise or defend our legal rights, or when we are required to do so by a law that applies to us.
We do not use personal data to make decisions based solely on automatic processing in any way that would produce legal effects concerning you or otherwise similarly significantly affect you. If we plan to use the Personal Data that you provide to use for other purposes, we will provide an additional privacy notice to you to describe the purposes for which we will use the Personal Data and, as may be required by applicable law, our legal basis for doing so.
WHO YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE SHARED WITH
Service Providers: We may share personal data with other affiliates, companies and individuals who perform services or functions on our behalf, including providers who help Impulse Fitness maintain the Digital Properties, send postal mail and e-mail, manage and update member lists and records, analyze data, provide marketing assistance and facilitate customer service. We take steps to ensure that all service providers access and use your personal data only to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes. However, in certain instances service providers may use aggregated, de-identified information for their reasonable business purposes such as improving their products or services or for statistical reporting.
Social Media and Third Party Apps: We may share information with social networks when you interact with the Digital Properties (e.g., a clicking a Facebook “like” button) or connect your social media accounts to the Digital Properties. If you elect to connect Third Party Apps to the Digital Properties, your information may also be shared with these third parties. Please see below for more information on this, as we do not control these third parties or their privacy practices.
Affiliates: We may share your personal data with other Impulse Fitness entities and affiliated companies for our legitimate business purposes, such as administering our databases, providing you with services and products you have requested and otherwise administering your membership, enabling our affiliated companies to provide you with services and products, and sending you information you have requested or we think you may like about our affiliate’s services, products or solutions.
Corporate Transactions: In the event of a reorganization, merger, sale, dissolution or liquidation of Impulse Fitness or any of its affiliates or assets, we may transfer any and all personal data we have to the relevant third party or affiliate in connection with any sale or transfer of Impulse Fitness, or any of its affiliates or assets, including in connection with a merger, reorganization, dissolution or liquidation.
Aggregated Information: We may also share aggregated statistical data with our business partners and prospective business partners that includes your demographic or other information such as how you interact with Impulse Fitness but does not identify you. We reserve the right to provide any and all such aggregated and de-identified data to third parties.
Social Media and Third Party Apps: We may share information with social networks when you interact with the Digital Properties (e.g., a clicking a Facebook “like” button) or connect your social media accounts to the Digital Properties. If you elect to connect any third-party apps to the Digital Properties, your information may also be shared with these third parties. Please see the “Links to Third-Party Sites” section below, as we do not control these third parties or their privacy practices.
We would like to send you information about products, services, offers, competitions and our business which may be of interest to you. Such information could be sent by post, email, telephone, text message or automated call.
We will ask whether you would like us to send you marketing messages on the first occasion that you provide any relevant contact information (i.e. on purchase, signing up to a newsletter, entering a competition etc). If you do opt in to receive such marketing from us you can opt out at any time (see 'What rights do you have?' below for further information). If you have any queries about how to opt out, or if you are receiving messages you do not want you can contact us using the details provided below.
Whether personal information has to be provided by you, and if so why
The provision of the following information is required from you: name, adress, age
This is to enable us to do the following: name, address - for booking an appointment
age - to check eligibility to a service use
We will inform you at the point of collecting information from you, whether you are required to provide the information to us.
HOW LONG YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WILL BE KEPT
We will hold your personal information for the following periods: the period of time in which users have an account with us
These periods are no longer than necessary in each case.
REASON WE CAN COLLECT AND USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We rely on the following as the lawful basis on which we collect and use your personal information: consent, public task
KEEPING YOUR INFORMATION SECURE
We have appropriate security measures in place to prevent personal information from being accidentally lost, or used or accessed in an unauthorised way. We limit access to your personal information to those who have a genuine business need to know it. Those processing your information will do so only in an authorised manner and are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We will also use technological and organisation measures to keep your information secure.
We also have procedures in place to deal with any suspected data security breach. We will notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected data security breach where we are legally required to do so.
Indeed, while we will use all reasonable efforts to secure your personal data, in using the site you acknowledge that the use of the internet is not entirely secure and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal data that are transferred from you or to you via the internet. If you have any particular concerns about your information, please contact us using the details below.
TRANSFERS OF YOUR INFORMATION OUT OF THE EEA
We will not transfer your personal information outside of the EEA at any time.
CHILDREN AND THE VALIDITY OF CONSENT
Where we obtain consent from any user we will take reasonable steps to ascertain whether the user is over 13 years of age and whether the child is sufficiently informed to give valid consent. If the user is not, parental consent will be required to provide consent for the processing of any personal information.
WHAT RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE?
Under the General Data Protection Regulation you have a number of important rights free of charge. In summary, those include rights to:
fair processing of information and transparency over how we use your use personal information
access to your personal information and to certain other supplementary information that this Privacy Notice is already designed to address
require us to correct any mistakes in your information which we hold
require the erasure of personal information concerning you in certain situations
receive the personal information concerning you which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those data to a third party in certain situations
object at any time to processing of personal information concerning you for direct marketing
object to decisions being taken by automated means which produce legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affect you
object in certain other situations to our continued processing of your personal information
otherwise restrict our processing of your personal information in certain circumstances
claim compensation for damages caused by our breach of any data protection laws
For further informaiton on each of those rights, including the circumstances in which they apply, see the Guidance from the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) on individual's rights under the General Data Protection Regulations (http://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/)
If you would like to exercise any of these rights please:
email, call or write to us
let us have enough information to identify you
let us have proof of your identity (a copy of your driving license, passport or a recent credit card/utility bill)
let us know the information to which your request relates
From time to time we may also have other methods to unsubscribe (opt-out) from any direct marketing including for example, unsubscribe buttons or web links. If such are offered, please note that there may be some period after selecting to unsubscribe in which marketing may still be received while your request is being processed.
HOW TO COMPLAIN
We hope that we can resolve any query or concern you raise about our use of your information.
The General Data Protection Regulation also gives you right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the European Union (or European Economic Area) state where you work, normally live or where any alleged infringement of data protection laws occurred. The supervisory authority in the UK is the Information Commissioner who may be contacted at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/ or telephone: 0303 123 1113.
If you have any questions about this policy or the information we hold about you, please contact us by:
Calls will be answered at the following times: Mon - Fri 10:00-17:00
We may record calls for quality and training purposes.