Forum Privacy Statement
RunRyder has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate
our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information
gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
Member Registration Forms
Our site's registration form requires users to give us contact
information (name, email). All information gathered from the registration
form is used by RunRyder for internal purposes only. We will never divulge
any personally identifying information to any 3rd party organization. Your
email address will remain secure and hidden from all users of this website
and forum. It cannot be used for spam.
Information Automatically Logged
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server
and to administer our website. Your IP address is also used to gather
broad demographic information and to track user patterns of different
areas and topics within the site.
The RunRyder system requires the use of a cookie for members
to participate. The cookie keeps track of user name, password and
last visit time. This cookie is managed by your internet browser
and is stored on your local hard disk.
If your browser blocks the RunRyder cookie (privacy settings
too high) you will not be able to login.
If you would like to erase the RunRyder cookie click
This site contains links to other sites. RunRyder is not responsible
for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
Public Forums and Message Boards
This site makes forums and message boards available to its users.
Please remember that any information that is disclosed in public
areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution
when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Considering the real-time nature of the forum, it is impossible
for us to review messages or confirm the validity of information
posted. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the contents
of posted messages and are not responsible for any messages posted.
We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness
of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message.
The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily
the views of RunRyder or any entity associated with RunRyder. Any user who
feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us
immediately by email. We have the ability to remove objectionable messages
and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if
we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however,
so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular
You agree, through your use of the forum service, that you will not
use it to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory,
inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually
oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise violative
of any law. You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the
copyright is owned by you or by RunRyder.
Although RunRyder does not and cannot review the messages posted and
is not responsible for the content of any of these messages, we reserve
the right to delete any message for any or no reason whatsoever. You remain
solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to
indemnify and hold harmless RunRyder Dot Com LLC, Ann Arbor, MI (the makers
of the forum software), and their agents with respect to any claim based
upon transmission of your message(s). We at RunRyder also reserve the right
to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in
the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices
of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact: