World OCR Cookie Policy

The World OCR website (“Website”) uses cookies in order to distinguish you as a user, either for the duration of your visit (“session cookie”) or when you return (“persistent cookie”). Cookies are small files stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer that are used to gather information regarding interactions with the Website such as browser type, operating systems, IP address, device type, location, date and time of access. These cookies are placed on your device by us (“first party cookies”) or by third parties providing certain services to us such as analytics and advertising (“third party cookies”).


Types of cookies we use may include:


  • Strictly necessary cookies that enable you to navigate the Website or provide certain basic features such as storing user names and passwords so that you don't have to log in at each session;
  • Functionality cookies that enhance the functionality of the Website by storing your preferences;
  • Performance cookies that improve the performance of the Website and provide you with a better user experience; and
  • Behavioural advertising cookies that tailor advertising served to you on the Website based on your browsing activity and the location from which you access the Website.

We use first party cookies to enable users to remain signed in and to ensure that our Cookie Policy notification is effective for all users of the service.

Examples of third party cookies we may use:


  • Google Analytics, to be able to measure traffic and performance of the service;
  • Google (Double Click for Publishers), to be able to provide advertising of products or services that reflect your use of the service;
  • Social sharing widgets, to enable you to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms and for us to be able to see how often content has been shared;
  • Video Players, to enable video player functionality and allow reporting, analytics, and monitoring on usage to improve the player experience; and
  • Google or Facebook, to enable you to sign in using your Google or Facebook account.

By using the Website you accept the use of these cookies.


You may turn off cookies or changing your preferences by changing your browser settings. More information is available here:


You can also withdraw your consent to the use of cookies at any time by deleting your cookies using your internet browser settings. If you block the use of cookies on your browser some of World OCR’s services and functionalities might not be available to you.


More information about cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org.


This Cookie Policy was last updated on 25 May 2018.


World OCR, the Fédération Internationale de Sports d’Obstacles, Lausanne, Switzerland

www.worldocr.org