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Welcome to the Athletes Health Network (hereinafter “network”) website. This Privacy Policy explains our practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of your information through the use of our Services when you access our website through your devices. By using this website, you agree to the processing of your personal data in accordance with this data protection declaration.


In principle, our network only offers its services in Switzerland and is only aimed at people living in Switzerland.

1. How do we collect data?

Every time the website is accessed, a series of general data and information is collected. This general data and information is stored in the server’s log files. What can be recorded are (1) the browser types and versions used, (2) the operating system used by the accessing system, (3) the website from which an accessing system accesses our website (so-called referrers), (4) the sub-websites which are accessible via an accessing system on our website is controlled, (5) the date and time of access to the website, (6) an Internet protocol address (IP address), (7) the Internet service provider of the accessing system and (8) other similar data and information that serves to protect against threats in the event of attacks on our IT infrastructure.


2. Why do we collect data?

This data and information is required to (1) display the content of our website correctly, (2) optimize the content of our website, (3) ensure the long-term functionality of our IT infrastructure and the technology of our website and (4) to provide law enforcement authorities with the necessary information in the event of a cyber attack. Furthermore, our network can evaluate this data and information statistically and also with the aim of increasing the data protection and data security of its IT infrastructure. The data and information collected will only be processed for the purposes mentioned above and will then be deleted.


Cookies and other services

This site uses cookies. These are small text files that make it possible to store specific user-related information on the user's device while the user is using the website. Cookies remain stored beyond the end of a browser session and can be accessed again when you visit the site again. If you do not want this, you can deactivate the storage of cookies in the browser settings. (Please note that in this case not all functions of this website can be used.)


Contact form

If you send us inquiries using the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored by us in order to process the inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We will not pass on this data without your consent.


Third Party

Our network may use other third-party services to integrate their content and services into the website. A corresponding integration always requires that these third parties can record and process the IP address and other information of visitors to this website. By using our website you agree to this.



This website uses functions of Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. When you access our pages with Facebook plugins, a connection is established between your browser and the Facebook servers. Data is transmitted to Facebook. If you have a Facebook account, this information can be linked to your account. If you do not want this data to be linked to your Facebook account, please log out of Facebook before visiting our site. Interactions, in particular the use of a comment function or clicking a “Like” or “Share” button, are also forwarded to Facebook. You can find out more about this at



Functions of the Instagram service are integrated into our website. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the content of our pages on your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to assign your visit to our pages to your user account. We would like to point out that as the provider of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram. Further information can be found in Instagram's data protection regulations:



You have the option of contacting us via WhatsApp. If you send us text messages, photos or videos through this messaging service, we will save them to process your request and keep them for as long as needed. We will not pass on this data without your consent. WhatsApp saves your messages to us and stores them encrypted. WhatsApp collects and processes metadata unencrypted, including your telephone number, your location, your IP address and device information. WhatsApp also passes on collected data to its parent company Facebook in the USA. In addition, it remains open to sharing data with external companies, service providers and partners. For more information, visit



3. Who do we share this data with?

We may share your information with our service providers to operate our services (e.g. storing data through third party hosting services, providing technical support, etc.).


We may also disclose your information in the following circumstances: (1) to investigate, detect, prevent, or take action against unlawful activities or other wrongdoing; (2) to establish or exercise our rights of defense; (3) to protect our rights, property, or personal safety, or the safety of our users or the public; (4) in the event of a change of control of us or one of our affiliates (by way of a merger, acquisition or purchase of (substantially) all of the assets, among other things); (5) to collect, maintain and/or manage your information through authorised third parties (e.g. cloud service providers) as appropriate for business purposes; (6) to work with third parties to improve your user experience. To avoid any misunderstandings, we would like to point out that we may transmit, pass on or otherwise use non-personal data to third parties at our own discretion.


4. How do we protect data?

This website uses SSL/TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as inquiries that you send to us as the site operator. You can recognise an encrypted connection by the browser address line changing from http:// to https:// and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties. The hosting service for our website provides us with the online platform through which we can offer our services to you. Your data may be stored through our hosting provider's data storage, databases and general applications. It stores your data on secure servers behind a firewall and offers secure HTTPS access to most areas of its services. This website may contain links to websites of other providers. Our network has no influence on these websites, their content, offers or availability or the data protection declarations and regulations applicable there. It therefore declines any liability.


5. Your rights

Based on the data protection law, you have various rights such as the right to information. To assert your rights, please contact us. We would be happy to provide you with further information in this regard.


6. Changes

Our network may amend this privacy policy at any time without notice. The current version published on our website applies.


7. Disclaimer

Our network assumes no liability for the correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability and completeness of the information. Furthermore, our network declines any liability for the use of this website.




Basel, 15.11.2023

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