Who we are
James McLaren Fitness is the trading name of James McLaren Fitness Ltd. We take your privacy seriously and as such have laid out the following privacy notice in line with the General Data Protection Regulation 2018.
By using our facility and any of our services you agree to be bound by the policies set out in this privacy notice. We are fully committed to protecting the privacy and safeguarding the use of your personal information and we will look to keep this privacy notice updated, therefore check back here regularly to review any amendments.
What data we collect and how we use it
We collect and process your personal information (such as name, date of birth, contact information, bank account and payment information and information relating to health conditions and usage) directly or via our specially selected partners, in order to administer your accounts and subscriptions with us – to process orders, payments or applications submitted by you.
We also use it to carry out our obligations in relation to any agreement or contract you have with us including any subscription to our service, or to verify your identity, or anticipate and resolve problems with any services supplied to you.
We will not share your data with any third party other than those utilised to service our business or if legally obligated to do so. External partners (processors) may be utilised to perform tasks including but not limited to: processing payments, making bookings, marketing, accounting and account management – we agree terms with all of our partners to ensure that they all comply with high levels of confidentiality and best practice in privacy and security standards in line with the General Data Protection Regulation 2018.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we utilise suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
Information about products and services and marketing
From time to time we may send you details of products and services that may be of interest to you via email. This is only if you opt to receive this information, via informed opt-in consent or via legitimate interest, whereby you could reasonably expect to hear from us following a recent enquiry, purchase, content download or referral from someone you know
Your rights and keeping our records up to date and accurate
You can opt out from any promotional, non-essential or marketing content at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in an email or by contacting us directly.
You may also contact us directly to request information about what data of yours is recorded by us, how it is stored and what it is. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to us.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you feel your privacy has been violated.
In general we retain and process personal data for a reasonable period following initial enquiry, purchase or the lapsing of an account with us. Certain records such as health screening forms may be retained for a longer period, in line with fulfilling contractual obligations of due care to our customers and visitors, in line with industry standards.
Third party sites, apps and services
We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites, apps or services even if you access them using links from our sites, or during the delivery of our services. We recommend that you check the policy of each site you visit, any apps you use or any third party services that you may register with.
We advise that if Members are to take photographs or record themselves on the Gym floor that they take all due care to ensure no other individual is included in the footage or photograph. We do occasionally arrange filming or photographs for use on our own Social Media or other communications. All due care will be taken to ensure that no one appears in filming or content created by us without expressing consent to be included. If you find you do appear in error, and would like an image or video to be removed from our Social Media channels or communication please contact us immediately.
Cookies and pixels
A cookie is a small file, downloaded on to a device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies are then sent back to originating website on each subsequent visit. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. Often browsers are set to automatically accept cookies, but you can often change this in your browser settings
Disclosing your information to others
Other than the disclosures referred to in this policy, we will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.