COOKIE POLICY

This Cookie Policy sets out how we use cookies and similar technologies across our website.

Background

Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (“DTCM”) is an entity established pursuant to Law No. 1 of 1997 and having its principal address at P.O. Box 594, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

DTCM is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of tourism in Dubai. We also market and promote Dubai’s commerce sector and are responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels establishments, tour operators, travel agents and all other tourism services. You can find out more about us at: https://www.visitdubai.com/en/department-of-tourism/about-dtcm..

DTCM and its affiliates, including, but not limited to, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing, Dubai Business Events and Dubai Calendar (collectively, “Dubai Tourism”, “We”, “we”, “our” or “us”) are committed to providing excellent service to all customers, including respecting their concerns about privacy and taking the relevant measures to safeguard their personal data in accordance with applicable data protection legislation.

We have provided this cookies notice to help you, the user, understand how cookies are used when you visit and use www.dubaifitnesschallenge.com, and how cookies are used on these. Please read the following carefully to understand what cookies are used, and what the purpose of these are.

In this Cookie Policy:

Dubai Fitness Challenge” means a 30-day fitness challenge taking place in Dubai for participants located in the United Arab Emirates; and

Platform” or “Website” means our website www.dubaifitnesschallenge.com, including any microsites or tools contained therein which has been created and is supported by our technology solution provider.

About cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed upon your computer in order to help us to identify you, some cookies known as ‘essential cookies’ are required to enable our website to operate, other cookies ‘optional cookies’ are those that we use to personalise your experience whilst on our Website, e.g. to enable us to show you personalised advertisements.

For further information about cookies generally you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org (please note that this is a third-party website and we are not responsible for the content of the same).

Types of Cookies we use

When you visit our Website, we will use cookies in order to deliver the best user experience for you. By using this Website you agree and consent to the cookies described in this Policy. The information below provides an overview of each of the types of cookies used.

Analytical Cookies

Are cookies that we use to monitor how users are using our Website. They enable us to identify which areas or functions within the website that users spend most time and allow us to understand how users move around the website.

Marketing Cookies

Are cookies that we set in order to deliver content that is most relevant to you or tailored to you based upon your usage of our Website. These cookies may be placed by, or shared with, our marketing partners to show you adverts when you use other websites and platforms.

Functional Cookies

Are cookies that we deploy in order optimise the user experience, for example to increase the level of functionality or to remember your preferences should you return at a later date. These cookies also enable you to utilise features such as creating an account and subscribing for updates.

Essential Cookies

Are cookies that we need to utilise in order for our website to function, e.g. to display certain items on the website, or to ensure the security of the website. These cannot be disabled by us, however you may be able to restrict or prohibit these using the settings in your browser. If restricted then you may experience issues loading or using our website.

Cookie settings

Most web browsers permit users to set control over what cookies they are willing to accept and what they are not, as well as reviewing cookies that have already been placed. For further information about this please see your browser settings or visit www.aboutcookies.org (please note that this is a third-party website and we are not responsible for the content of the same) which contains comprehensive information on how to manage your cookie settings across on a wide variety of browsers.

More information about Cookies

The table below provides examples of the different types of cookies we use and why. For more information or to manage/block third party cookies, you may do so by visiting the specific websites of these third parties, as shown below.

Cookie ID Provider Purpose Expiry
Analytical Google Analytics The measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of web data. For more information, visit https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage 90 days
YouTube The measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of web data. For more information, visit https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage 90 days
Marketing DoubleClick Online advertising that comes in several forms, including banner ads, rich media and more. For more information, please visit https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads?hl=en-GB 90 days
Google Ads To help deliver better search results based on customers visiting our site. For more information, please visit https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads?hl=en-GB 90 days
Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat To better generate, target, and deliver marketing communications via social networks. For further information please visit
https://www.facebook.com/policy/cookies/
https://www.snap.com/en-US/cookie-policy
https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
90 days
Oracle Bluekai, Oracle Maxymizer To create personalised experiences for visitors to our website. For more information or to opt-out, please visit
https://www.oracle.com/marketingcloud/opt-status.html
90 days
Crazyegg To create personalised experiences for visitors to our website. For more information or to opt-out, please visit
https://www.crazyegg.com/privacy
90 days
Functional Google Recaptcha, Google Botguard Functionality important to deliver an optimal website experience. For more information, please visit https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=en-GB 90 days
Essential Dubai Fitness Challenge ASP.NET_SessionId is a session cookie which is used to identify the users session on the server. The session being an area on the server which can be used to store data in between http requests. Expires when Browser Session ends

Further Information

If, having read this notice, you have any queries, comments or concerns, please contact us at [email protected].

For further information relating to privacy and use of personal data, please refer to our Privacy Notice and the documents referred to in it.