Privacy policy


Site Security

At The Sports Room, your security and privacy are of the utmost importance to us. Our online store is secured using the 256-bit SSL standard. An SSL connection is an encrypted connection between a server and a visitor. It's recognizable by the https:// prefix in the URL. On pages that require data protection such as the checkout area, customers go to https://domainname.webshopapp.com. This is a secure environment. The data exchange between our online store and the database is encrypted. Personal details, payment data and all other private data of customers is sent and stored in encrypted form. Because we use Paypal, you can be sure that we do not store any customer credit card details.


Data Protection

The Sports Room in responsible for all information you give to us. Kept securely in our database, we do not share your information with any third parties and comply with the Data Protection Act 1988 and the amended version in 2003. Your personal details are only ever used by The Sports Room and will be treated with the highest of confidentiality at all times. The type of data we collect is the information you supply to us – your name, email, gender, sports interests, previous purchases and any notes relating to purchases or orders. This includes the time and date of your purchase. It may be necessary on occasion to communicate with Paypal to assist in fraud prevention.


What Do We Do With Your Data?

We will use it to get your order out to you. We may also use if for marketing purposes, such as using your email for our newsletter, if you opt-in to receive it. You can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time. Please feel free to contact info@thesportsroom.ie if you have any queries about your data.