Data policy


HALF MARATHON DES SABLES is involved in ongoing compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation of 25 May 2018. With this new regulation, HALF MARATHON DES SABLES is strengthening its privacy policy so that the data of our users is collected and used transparently, confidentially and securely.


Our Privacy policy describes the way in which HALF MARATHON DES SABLES processes the personal data of visitors and users (hereinafter referred to as “the Users”) when navigating our site The privacy policy is an integral part of the Terms of Use of the Site.

HALF MARATHON DES SABLES pays continuous attention to the data of our Users. We may be required to amend, add to or update the Privacy Policy. We ask you regularly to consult the most recent version in force, accessible on our Site. If major amendments are made, we will inform you by email or through our services to allow you to examine the amendments before they become effective. If you continue to use our services after the publication or sending of a notice concerning the amendments made to the Privacy Policy, this means that you accept the updates.



When you use our website and/or when you register to create an account, we collect and process personal data concerning you, such as your family name and first names.

We also ask you to send your email address in order to use this item of data to create an account, send information and notifications, as well as our newsletter.
We also collect your postal address, sex, telephone number, Internet Protocol (IP) address and certain information available on your social networks.
Where you register on the website, you can register through your Facebook account. If you connect to our services by using the functions of the social networks provided and in particular Facebook, HALF MARATHON DES SABLES will have access to certain data (in particular your public Facebook profile, date of birth and email address) of your account on the social network in accordance with the terms of use of the social network concerned.
With regard to promotional emails, you may at any time withdraw your consent by (i) ticking the box relating to your account, (ii) clicking the deregistration link given in each of our communications, or (iii) contacting us.
Regarding targeted advertising on third-party sites, please refer to our Cookies Policy to find out how to withdraw your consent.
We collect the information that you give us when:
you navigate on our website and use the applications
you create, modify and gain access to your personal account
you fill in a contact form
you fill in an application form for our training courses
you contact our Customer Service Department



The personal data concerning you collected on our website are intended for use by HALF MARATHON DES SABLES and may be sent to sub-contractors used by HALF MARATHON DES SABLES to provide its services.
HALF MARATHON DES SABLES will not under any circumstances sell or lease your personal data to third parties for marketing purposes.
We also work in close collaboration with third-party companies that may have access to your personal data, as follows:
•    Where you make an express request (for example, where you use the authentication methods provided by the social networks allowing you to integrate into your HALF MARATHON DES SABLES profile information from your account on their own website;
•    Where we call upon search engine and analytical solutions suppliers to improve and optimise our website;
•    Where we have the legal obligation to do this or if we consider in good faith that it is necessary (i) to respond to any claim against HALF MARATHON DES SABLES, (ii) to comply with any judicial demand, (iii) to perform any agreement concluded with our members, such as the Terms of Use and the present Privacy Policy, (iv) in the event of an emergency threatening the public health or physical integrity of a person, (v) relating to inquiries and investigations, or (vi) to guarantee the rights, assets and security of HALF MARATHON DES SABLES, its members and generally any third parties;
•    Additionally, HALF MARATHON DES SABLES does not disclose your personal data to third parties except where (1) you (or your account administrator acting in your name) requests or authorises their disclosure; (2) disclosure is required in order to process transactions or provide services that you have requested; (3) HALF MARATHON DES SABLES is forced to do so by a government authority or a regulatory authority, in the event of judicial requisition, a summons to appear before a court or any other similar governmental or judicial requirement, or to establish or defend a legal claim; or (4) the third party is acting as an agent or sub-contractor of HALF MARATHON DES SABLES in the provision of services (for example, where HALF MARATHON DES SABLES uses the services of a telecommunications company).
If HALF MARATHON DES SABLES or all or part of its assets is purchased by a third party, the data in our possession will be transferred to the new owner.
We may combine data concerning you and that we receive or send to our commercial partners, including in particular all or part of your personal data and the information collected by cookies. This accumulated information will be used only for the purposes described above.
On request, we can give you a list of the countries where we keep your data and those where they are occasionally routed.
We transfer and keep your data in the European Union.


How are your personal data protected?

HALF MARATHON DES SABLES applies generally recognised technological and organisational measures to ensure that the personal data collected are not lost, misappropriated, consulted, amended or disclosed by unauthorised third parties unless the communication of the data is compulsory under the regulations in force, in particular at the request of a judicial authority, the police, the judicial police, or any other authority authorised by law.
The security of personal data also depends on the Users. Users who are members HALF MARATHON DES SABLES A agree to keep their user ID and password confidential. Members also agree not to share their account and to inform HALF MARATHON DES SABLES of any unauthorised use of the account as soon as they become aware.


For how long are the personal data of users of HALF MARATHON DES SABLES kept?

The personal data communicated by Users of HALF MARATHON DES SABLES are deleted at the end of a certain period of time and according to the data processed.
To allow members to recover their accounts if they forget their password after a prolonged period without connecting to the Site, your email is kept for reasons of security. However, it is possible to delete it by amending the information in their profile in the section “My Account” on the Site.


What are your rights?

In accordance with the regulations in force, users of our website have the following rights:
•    A right to gain access to and to correct information;
•    A right to update and add to User data;
•    A right to lock or delete personal User data where they are inaccurate, incomplete, equivocal, out-of-date or whose collection, use, communication or conservation is prohibited;
•    A right to withdraw consent at any time;
•    A right to limit the processing of User data;
•    A right to object to the processing of personal data;
•    A right to the portability of data that Users have supplied where such data is the subject of automated processing based on their consent or an agreement.
If you wish to know how HALF MARATHON DES SABLES uses these personal data, how to correct or object to processing of data, you can send an email to the following address: or send a letter to the following address: HALF MARATHON DES SABLES, 66 RUE MARCEAU, 93100 MONTREUIL, FRANCE.

Lastly, Users of HALF MARATHON DES SABLES may lodge a complaint with the regulatory authorities and in particular the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL, French Data Protection Authority) (

Your requests will be processed within thirty (30) days. We ask you to attach a photocopy of proof of identity to your request so that HALF MARATHON DES SABLES can check your identity.


How to contact us - Contact details of the data protection

If you have any questions or complaints or if you wish to make recommendations or submit comments to HALF MARATHON DES SABLES aimed at improving our Privacy Policy, you can send an email to the following or send a letter to the following address: HALF MARATHON DES SABLES, 66 RUE MARCEAU, 93100 MONTREUIL, FRANCE