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Tweet Thursday 10th May 2018

The rules are changing on 25 May 2018 - Urgent action required!

The rules are changing on the 25 May 2018!

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May 2018. 

ALL British Orienteering members need to ‘Opt-in’ to continue to receive British Orienteering E-newsletters from 1 June 2018. 

It will just take a couple of minutes.  Here's how?

3 easy steps:

  • Log into the 'Member’s section' of the British Orienteering website using your membership details.
  • Then click the tab 'My Account' and click 'Newsletter Settings' on the left-hand-side of the screen. 
  • Select your e-newsletter preferences and click the 'Save' button.  

Have a question? We're here to help! Contact us:

01629 583037

British Orienteering National Office, Scholes Mill, Old Coach Road, Tansley, Matlock, Derbyshire. DE4 5FY


DATA PRIVACY: British Orienteering is committed to safeguarding the privacy of your information. By "your information" we mean any information about you, which you or third parties provide to us. This policy relates to the privacy of your information and can be found here. The British Orienteering's Privacy Principles outline our commitment to the secure and responsible handling of information about our members.

SHARING YOUR DATA: We may share your Membership Data with partners such as Fabian4, Si Entries and EMIT, other Home Country Orienteering Organisations, Regional Associations, clubs, and third-party data managers that we appoint as data processors as part of administering your involvement in sport. We will not transfer your data to any other third parties without obtaining your consent and, where possible, will anonymise your data before sharing. We will also not share any other personal data you provide to us that is not Membership Data.