Cookies

This website uses cookies to the extent necessary for the proper functioning and visualization of the website by the user.

Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through web pages. They are tools that have an essential role in the provision of numerous services within the information community. Among others, they allow a web page to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his team and, depending on the information obtained, can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered to them.

The cookies used at lowgolf.es have, in any case, a temporary nature with the sole purpose of making their subsequent transmission more efficient, even knowing the user’s preferences when they reconnect. Under no circumstances will cookies be used to collect personal information.

Types of cookies

Depending on which entity manages the domain from which cookies are sent and processes the data obtained, two types can be distinguished: ones own cookies and third-party cookies.

There is also a second classification according to the period of time they remain stored in the client’s browser, which may be session cookies or persistent cookies.

Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed: technical cookies, personalization cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and behavioural advertising cookies.

For more information with respect to this, you can consult the Guide on the use of cookies issued by the Spanish Agency for Data Protection.

Cookies used in lowgolf.es

Next, the cookies that are being used in this portal are identified as well as their type and function:

The website lowgolf.es uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, which allows the measurement and analysis of web page navigation. In your browser, you can see 4 cookies from this service. According to the previous typology, these are ones own, session and analysis cookies. You can find more information about this and disable the use of these cookies at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en.

Through web analytics, information is obtained regarding the number of users accessing the web, the number of page views, the frequency and repetition of visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator providing the service, the language , the terminal you use, or the city to which your IP address is assigned. Information that enables a better and more appropriate service via this portal.

Another cookie that is downloaded is a technical cookie called PHPSESSID. This cookie allows you to store a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link any data necessary to enable ongoing navigation.

You also download a technical type of cookie called pll_language, which is your own, and of a technical and persistent type. Which shows the web page in the language selected by the user.

The website creates four cookies with random names for security reasons and to prevent attacks. These cookies are ones own, session and technical.

Finally, there are two cookies related to Facebook. They detect the number of “Likes” and if the visitor is logged in. One is a third-party, persistent cookie and behavioural advertising cookies.

Below, we offer you a summary of the cookies used on our website.

CookieTypeLifespanDescription
PHPSESSIDOwn, session, technique.1 dayThis cookie is typical of the PHP programming language. It allows storing variables and technical information. It is deleted when you log out.
_gaOwn, persistent, analysis.2 years   
Related to Google Analytics. They obtain technical and anonymous information from the visitor, such as the duration of the visit, the route they take within the website, the time spent on each page or origin. 
 
 
 
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_gatOwn, session, analysis1 Minute
_gat_gtag_UA_83594256_20Own, session, analysis1 Minute
_gidOwn, session, analysis1 day
Own, session, technique.1 dayThese four cookies with a random name are intended to maintain the integrity of the website, avoiding unwanted attacks and access.
pll_languageOwn, persistent, technical1 year
This allows you to store the language that the visitor has selected, displaying the website in that language in case they visit it again.
frThird-party, persistent, behavioural advertising3 months

Facebook cookies that allow you to know the interaction of the visitor with the website and display content on Facebook based on this activity.

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Acceptance of coockie policy

owgolf assumes that you accept the use of cookies. However, it shows information about its Cookies Policy at the top of any page of the portal with each login in order to make you aware.

Given this information it is possible to carry out the following actions:
 
  • Accept. This notice will not be displayed again when accessing any page of the portal during this session.
  • More information. You can obtain more information about what cookies are, know the Lowgolf Cookies Policy and modify your browser settings.

How to modiffy coockie settings

The user has the possibility to configure their browser to be notified on the screen in regards to the reception of cookies and to prevent the installation of cookies on their hard drive. To do this, the user must consult the instructions and manuals on his browser to expand this information. No cookie allows you to extract information from the user’s hard disk or access personal information. They simply associate the browser of a given computer with an anonymous code. The only way for a user’s private information to be part of a cookie file is for the user to personally give that information to the server.
 
  • Previously obtained by the consent of the owner.
  • Store, introduce or share defective material or files, with viruses, worms, “Trojan horses” or any other contaminating material or with destructive functions.
  • Use of social networks for advertising or commercial purposes.
  • Use of social networks for sending unauthorized mass messages (SPAM).

You can restrict, block or delete Lowgolf cookies, using your browser. In each browser the operation is different, the ‘Help’ function will show you how to do this.

This cookie policy was updated in October 2019.