Terms & Conditions
1. Acceptance of Terms.
Use of the website located at www.worldbikeparks.com (the "Website") and the services available from the Website is subject to the following Terms and Conditions ("T&Cs"). Please read these T&Cs carefully before using or registering with the Website. Your use of the Website is expressly conditioned on your acceptance of these T&Cs. If you do not agree with any part of these T&Cs you must not use this site.
Some of the content found on the Website is owned by members, some of the content found on the Website is owned by other third party providers, and some of the content found on the Website is owned by WorldBikeParks. The Website is owned and operated by Scorer Media, registered in Switzerland.
2. Access and Registration.
In order to use the Website, you need the equipment necessary to connect to the World Wide Web (the "Web"), and the connection necessary to access the Web. You are responsible for any fees associated with such a connection or access. In order to submit content to the WorldbikeParks Website you must first register an account. You agree to: (a) provide accurate and complete information, (b) maintain and update such information so it remains accurate and complete, and (c) ensure your use of the Website is in accordance with these T&Cs.
4. Member Account, Password and Security.
Upon registration, you will specify a password. You are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We recommend you memorize this information and do not write it down. You are responsible for all activity occurring through use of your account and/or password. You agree to immediately notify WorldBikeParks of any actual or suspected unauthorized use of your account and password. WorldBikeParks will not be responsible for any loss to you arising from your failure to comply with the above. You represent that you are of sufficient legal age to use the Website and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of the Website.
5. Submission of Reviews and other Content.
It is our policy to carefully consider each user review posted to WorldBikeParks for appropriate language and content. Reviews will be deleted if they contain the following:
Obscene or threatening language.
Potentially libelous language.
Self-promoting commercial Web or e-mail addresses.
Transgressions of accepted Web etiquette. (e.g. ALL CAPS, etc.).
Multiple repeated postings.
A lack of relevance to the subject area.
Unsubstantiated safety issue claims of any kind.
WorldBikeParks aims to build a premier community of member submitted content. You, the member, are the best resource for real-life bike park experiences. You understand that all reviews, comments, recommendations, opinions, news articles, trail details, text, directories, graphics, logos, images, video clips and other information or materials, (collectively defined as "Content") appearing on the Website or submitted to the Website is the responsibility of the person or entity originating such Content. WorldBikeParks disclaims any liability with respect to such Content (see Section 12 Disclaimer & Liability). By submitting Content to the Website you warrant that: (a) you are the owner of such Content, or have been granted all the rights necessary from the owner thereof to submit such Content to the Website and for the use by WorldBikeParks as stated herein, and (b) the use of such Content by WorldBikeParks will not infringe the intellectual property rights of or otherwise violate the rights of any third party.
By submitting Content to the Website you automatically grant to WorldBikeParks (or warrant that the owner thereof has granted to WorldBikeParks), a nonexclusive, royalty-free license to use, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, create derivative works of, transfer or sell any such Content, for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, a commercial purpose, without any compensation to you.
You understand that WorldBikeParks will have the right (but under no circumstances, the obligation) to screen, edit, refuse to post or remove any Content, in whole or in part, from any section of the Website, in its sole discretion, including, but not limited to, Content that violates these T&Cs or is otherwise objectionable. WorldBikeParks reserves the right to disclose any Content as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, or legal process. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right or any other harm resulting from your use of the Website.
6. Member Conduct.
You agree that you will not use the Website to:
submit, post, upload or otherwise transmit any Content that is defamatory, libelous, abusive, tortuous, harassing, threatening, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or otherwise indecent;
submit, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any Content that infringes or otherwise violates the privacy and proprietary rights of any third party;
submit, post, upload or otherwise transmit any Content that contains viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer;
intentionally inflate review or comment ratings for the purposes of falsely representing the quality of any feature on the site;
advertise or offer to sell any goods or services for any commercial purpose, with the exception of bike park owner members or travel providers under the terms of a specific agreement with that intent;
conduct, display, or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, "spam" or chain letters;
impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with, any other person or entity;
stalk, harass or harm another individual;
collect or store personal data about other members; or
violate any applicable local or international law or regulation.
upload any robot, spider, or other automated device, or a program, algorithm or methodology having similar processes or functionality, or any manual process to monitor or copy any of the Web pages, data or content from the Website.
WORLDBIKEPARKS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY MEMBER ACCOUNT INCLUDING ALL REVIEWS AND ANY OTHER MEMBER RELATED INFORMATION FOR ANY OF THE ABOVE OFFENSES OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WORLDBIKEPARKS.
7. Restricted and Permitted Uses.
All Content may be protected under domestic and/or international intellectual property laws, including, but not limited to, copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other intellectual property and proprietary rights and laws. Unauthorized use of the Content may violate these laws. You must abide by all copyright notices, information or restrictions contained in or attached to any Content or section of the Website. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, display, publish, publicly perform, create derivative works of, sell, transfer, transmit, compile, collect in a database, distribute or otherwise use the Content in any way for any public or commercial purpose without the express, prior permission of the WorldBikeParks and/or the copyright holder identified in the applicable copyright notice. Requests for permission may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
8. Changes to Website or T&Cs.
WorldBikeParks may change, suspend or discontinue any part or service of the Website at any time, with or without notice. The Website is currently available to you free of charge. However, WorldBikeParks reserves the right to charge you in the future for using one or more parts or services of the Web-site. WorldBikeParks will notify you of any fees associated with any part or service of the Website, and will require your subscription to that part or service of the Website prior to charging any such fees. In addition, WorldBikeParks reserves the right to modify these T&Cs at any time, without notice to you. Changes to these T&Cs will become effective when WorldBikeParks posts them here, or directly e-mails to you a notification of the changes. You agree to review these T&Cs periodically to become aware of any changes and your continued use of the Website will signify your assent to any modifications to these T&Cs. You further agree that these standards for notifying you of changes to these T&Cs are reasonable.
9. Termination by WorldBikeParks; Failure to Comply with T&Cs.
WorldBikeParks may terminate these T&Cs and/or the provision of any of the services at any time for any reason. Additionally, WorldBikeParks may suspend or terminate your membership and/or deny your access to, or use or submission of Content on the Website, without prior notice and in its sole discretion, if WorldBikeParks reasonably believes that your conduct violated any provision of these T&Cs or any third-parties' rights. Such termination shall not affect any right to relief to which WorldBikeParks, its affiliates or its third party providers and distributors may be entitled at law or in equity. Moreover, WorldBikeParks reserves the right to terminate the membership of inactive members. You agree that upon termination, WorldBikeParks may delete all information related to you or your membership and may deny you access to such information and the Website. Upon termination of this Agreement and these T&Cs, all rights granted to you will terminate and revert to WorldBikeParks, its affiliates and its third party providers or distributors, as applicable.
10. Termination by You.
You may discontinue your participation in and access to the Website at any time. These T&Cs will continue to apply to all past use of the Website by you, even if you are no longer using it.
11. Advertisements and Links.
The Website, as well as third party ad servers, may provide advertisements and links to other web sites operated by third parties. These advertisements and links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by WorldBikeParks of their content, and the inclusion of such advertisements and links on the Website does not imply WorldBikeParks endorsement of the material in such advertisements or on other such web sites. WorldBikeParks has no control over such advertisements or web sites. WorldBikeParks is neither responsible for the content of those external sites nor your dealings in connection with them. You agree that WorldBikeParks does not endorse those advertisements or web sites, is not responsible for their availability or their accuracy, or for their content, advertising, products, services or other resources. You further agree that WorldBikeParks will not be liable or responsible, directly or indirectly, for any loss suffered or alleged to be suffered in connection with the use of or reliance upon such content, advertising, products, services or other resources made available by such advertisements or web sites.
12. Disclaimer & Liability.
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON "AS IS" BASIS AND USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WORLDBIKEPARKS AND THE SUPPORTING SERVICE PROVIDERS DISCLAIM ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE AND IT’S CONTENT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION AS TO COMPLETENESS, QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, AVAILABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTCULAR PURPOSE.
THE WEBSITE CONTAINS OPINIONS, RECOMMENDATIONS, STATEMENTS AND INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. WORLDBIKEPARKS DOES NOT REPRESENT, ENDORSE OR GUARANTEE THE TRUTHFULNESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF SUCH THIRD PARTY CONTENT, OR ENDORSE ANY OPINIONS OR RECOMMENDATIONS EXPRESSED BY SUCH THIRD PARTIES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU USE CONTENT PROVIDED BY THE WEBSITE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND ANY RELIANCE ON CONTENT POSTED BY THIRD PARTIES WILL BE AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALTHOUGH THE WEB-SITE CONTENT MAY BE UPDATED FROM TIME TO TIME, INFORMATION MAY CHANGE RAPIDLY. THEREFORE, SOME OF THE INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE MAY BE OUT OF DATE AND/OR MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. WORLDBIKEPARKS DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, VALIDITY, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU FOR ANY PURPOSE.
WORLDBIKEPARKS TAKES ALL REASONABLE MEASURES TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO THE WEBSITE; HOWEVER WORLDBIKEPARKS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR FREE FROM ERROR OR DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS. WORLDBIKEPARKS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS SUFFERED OR ALLEGEDLY SUFFERED IN THE EVENT OF A FAILURE OR INTERRUPTION OF THE WEBSITE OR RESULTING FROM THE ACT OR OMISSION OF ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED PROVIDING THE WEBSITE TO YOU, WHETHER OR NOT THE CIRCUMSTANCES MAY HAVE BEEN WITHIN THE CONTROL OF WORLDBIKEPARKS OR OF ANY SUPPORTING SERVICE PROVIDER. YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH CONTENT.
YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER WORLDBIKEPARKS NOR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS, AFFILIATES, CONTENT PROVIDERS OR SUPPLIERS SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY OR INDEMNITY IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, (A) YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB-SITE, (B) YOUR RELIANCE ON THE WEBSITE CONTENT, AND (C) ANY GOODS, SERVICES OR OTHER WEB SITES ADVERTISED ON THE WEBSITE. YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST WORLDBIKEPARKS, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS, AFFILIATES, CONTENT PROVIDERS OR SUPPLIERS FOR ANY SUCH LOSSES OR DAMAGES YOU SUSTAIN IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.