Privacy Policy

Treadmill Buddy (We, Us, Our or Treadmill Buddy App) recognizes the importance of Your privacy and is committed to protecting any Personal Information We collect about You.

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, the word "You" includes any person who uses the Treadmill Buddy application.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform You about:

  • what Personal Information about You is collected by Treadmill
  • Buddy App;
  • how the information is used;
  • with whom the information may be shared;
  • how You can access and change any Personal Information
  • Treadmill Buddy App holds about You;
  • what security procedures are in place to protect against the
  • loss, misuse or alteration of Your Personal Information by
  • Treadmill Buddy App; and
  • how to contact Treadmill Buddy App.

This Privacy Policy applies to any Personal Information You provide to Us:

  • when visiting the Treadmill Buddy App Website;
  • when using the Treadmill Buddy iPhone Application
  • when using Treadmill Buddy App's online services;
  • when entering into an agreement with Treadmill Buddy App for
  • the supply of services; and
  • when You correspond or communicate with Treadmill Buddy App
  • over the telephone or in any other manner including by letter,
  • facsimile or email.

Failure by You to provide Personal Information when requested by Treadmill Buddy App may mean that We are unable to provide certain services to You and You will not be able to Register.

What types of information do We collect?

Types of Information

Treadmill Buddy App gathers the following types of information about You:

  • Location. Treadmill Buddy App collects and stores location data from sources such as GPS, Wi-Fi and cell towers after you install and consent to the App tracking your location. Treadmill Buddy App does not collect location data when the App is closed. You may choose to stop our collection of location data by removing the App from your phone.

  • Information you provide. If you choose to create an account using email, you provide us your first name, last name, email and a password. If you choose to login using Facebook, you provide us with your first name, last name and email.

  • Information from your device. This includes information about your operating system, device identifier, carrier, language, battery performance, wi-fi or other network connections, or other data that you permit the App to access on your device including through permissions on your device.

  • Communications with us. If you communicate with us, we collect the information and content you provide to us, including personally identifying information such as your name, email or other contact information.

The type of information that Treadmill Buddy App collects about You is dependent on how You use the services offered on Our App.

Collection of aggregate data

Treadmill Buddy App also collects non-Personal Information in aggregate form to track data such as the total number of visits to Our App or Website, the number of visits to specific areas of Our App and the domain names of Our App users or Website visitors' Internet service providers.

We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how Our App users use App so that We can constantly improve and enhance Our services.

Treadmill Buddy App may use independent persons to measure and analyze the internet usage across Our App or Website. These persons collect the following type of information:

  • the number of page views that occur on Our Website;
  • the number of page views that occur on Our App or Website;
  • the number of unique browsers to Our App or Website;
  • how long these unique browsers (on average) spend on Our App or
  • Website when they do visit; and
  • common entry and exit points of Our App or Websites.

Your Internet Provider ("IP") address

Treadmill Buddy App's web servers provide Us with Your IP address. This assists Us in the diagnosis of problems and or support issues with Our services.

Cookies and Applets

Treadmill Buddy App uses 'cookies' and may use 'applets' in its App or Website systems. These enable You to use certain services on Our App or Website. You can disable cookies and applets via Your computer's Web browser, but this will restrict access to some web pages and services within the Treadmill Buddy App Website.

How We collect information

Treadmill Buddy App may collect Personal Information about You when You visit Our App or Website, when You use Our on-line services, when you Register and when You deal with Treadmill Buddy App over the telephone or correspond with Treadmill Buddy App via facsimile, letter or email or any other mode of communication.

How We use Your Personal Information

Treadmill Buddy App may use Your Personal Information for one or more of the following purposes:

  • to communicate with You;
  • to facilitate and process contacts between Yourself and
  • Treadmill Buddy App and/or third parties;
  • to identify the number of people using Treadmill Buddy App's App or Website services and establish the nature of their interests;
  • to facilitate Registration;
  • to conduct Treadmill Buddy App marketing activities; and
  • to provide You with information about Treadmill Buddy App and its services and products.

Disclosure of Personal Information to third parties

Treadmill Buddy App will disclose Your Personal Information to third parties in order to facilitate providing goods and services to You.

Treadmill Buddy App will not use or share your health data with advertising platforms, data brokers or information resellers.

When You use any online payment facility on Our App or Website, We will pass Your Personal Information (including financial and credit information) to providers of those payment services and facilities.

You must read and consent to the privacy terms of the online payment or other service provider concerned.

Treadmill Buddy App may also disclose Your Personal Information to third party contractors who perform services for Us including the management and maintenance of Our information systems.

Where Your Personal Information is passed on to third party contractors, Treadmill Buddy App will take reasonable steps to ensure that those individuals and/or organizations are bound by confidentiality and privacy obligations in relation to the protection of Your Personal Information.

Other than as outlined above, Treadmill Buddy App will not disclose Your Personal Information without Your consent unless disclosure is necessary to prevent a threat to life or health, authorized or required by law, reasonably necessary to enforce the law or necessary to investigate a suspected unlawful activity, or a suspected breach of Our Terms of Use.

Access to and correction of information We hold about You

Upon Your request, Treadmill Buddy App will provide You with access to Your Personal Information unless there is an exception which applies under the applicable law. If We deny such access, We will tell You why.

Treadmill Buddy App may recover any reasonable costs incurred in providing You access to the requested information. To request access to Your Personal Information, please contact Treadmill Buddy App using one of the contact options provided in this Privacy Policy.

Keeping information up-to-date

Treadmill Buddy App strives to ensure that the information We hold about You is accurate, complete and up-to-date at all times.

If the Personal Information We hold about You is inaccurate, incomplete, or no longer up-to-date, or You wish for Your details to be removed from Our records, please contact Us using one of the contact options provided in this Privacy Policy so that We may take reasonable steps to address this and/or discuss alternative options with You.

Storage and security of Your Personal Information

Treadmill Buddy App takes reasonable steps to protect the security of Your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure.

Whilst Treadmill Buddy App strives to protect such information, We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information You transmit to Us or obtain from Our online products or services. Accordingly, you use Our Website and provide Personal Information to Us at Your own risk.

Once any Personal Information comes into Our possession, We will take reasonable steps to protect that information from misuse and loss and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.

Destruction of Your Personal Information

Treadmill Buddy App will take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify any Personal Information about You once the information is no longer required for the purposes for which it was collected or as authorized or required by law.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

From time to time, Treadmill Buddy App may make changes to this Privacy Policy. Accordingly, We encourage You to periodically review this Policy to remain informed about how We collect and protect Your Personal Information.

Your continued use of the Treadmill Buddy App Website constitutes Your acceptance of the collection, use and disclosure of Your Personal Information to the extent outlined in this Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

Feedback and questions about privacy and the Treadmill Buddy App Website

Treadmill Buddy App welcomes ideas and feedback about all aspects of the Treadmill Buddy App Website and iPhone application. This feedback may be used to administer and refine the services We provide and may be shared with Treadmill Buddy App partners either in aggregate form or with specific identifying characteristics removed.

If You have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, practices of the Treadmill Buddy App Website, iPhone application or Your dealings with Treadmill Buddy App, You can contact Us in the following ways:


Meaning of Words

In this Privacy Policy:

Words that are defined in Our Terms of Use have the same meaning in this Privacy Policy, unless expressly stated to the contrary.

Personal Information means any information or an opinion about you from which your identity is apparent or can reasonably be ascertained.

Register means the act whereby a person provides Personal Information to Treadmill Buddy App, either by email, phone or through the Website or any other means which has the end result that Personal Information is disclosed.