Terms & Conditions

Welcome to the small print that nobody reads! We realise it's boring but it makes clear your rights when using our website, either as a registered race organiser or anonymous visitor.

Please read this information carefully before accessing or using this site https://runabc.co.uk

By accessing or using this site you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth below. We, The Freetime Initiative (runABC), hereafter runabc.co.uk, may modify this agreement at any time and such modifications shall be effective immediately. You agree to review these terms periodically to be aware of such modifications. Your continued access or use of the site shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified agreement.

Your data on runabc.co.uk

When you visit this site, it is done so anonymously, unless you are signed-in as a registered race organiser. Either way, we do not track your activity in such a way that identifies you personally. All personal information, like email address, telephone number, postal address or other details disclosed through communication or membership with runabc.co.uk will always remain private with the exception of race organisers where we work with key partners (this is highlighted when race organisers register and opt-out of communications is easily done at any stage).


When you register as a race organiser with runabc.co.uk we request only the minimum required data to allow our systems to operate efficiently. We provide the following registration types:

Registration Type Required Data
Race organiser Email address
Full name
Telephone number

Commenting on content

When you make a comment on runabc.co.uk, you must provide at least a first name and email address (along with your comment of course). Your email address is never displayed publicly on the website. If you are signed-in as a race organiser, your stored contact details are automatically used.


When you subscribe to any of our newsletters we request a first name, last name and email address

Dealings with third parties

Your participation, correspondence or business dealings with any third party found on or through this site, regarding the payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that runabc.co.uk shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage or other matters of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings.


While we endeavour to provide accurate and factual information in all our published content, we recommend that you seek further information before relying or making important decisions based on what you have read on runabc.co.uk.


We may provide links to non-runabc.co.uk-related sites or resources. Because runabc.co.uk has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that runabc.co.uk is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that runabc.co.uk shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Cookie policy

Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website. We use cookies to store information about how you use runabc.co.uk, such as the pages you visit. Manage your cookies for runabc.co.uk.

Copyright, licenses and idea submissions

Domestic and international copyright and trademark laws protect the entire contents of this site. The owners of the intellectual property, copyrights and trademarks are runabc.co.uk, its affiliates or other third party licensors. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE.

You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of this site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. You agree to grant to runabc.co.uk a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, sub licensable, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) you submit to any public areas of this site (such as bulletin boards, forums and newsgroups) or by email to runabc.co.uk by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed, unless you explicitly opt-out on submission. You also grant to runabc.co.uk the right to use your name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against runabc.co.uk for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to runabc.co.uk.

Indemnification and reservation of rights

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless runabc.co.uk, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to this site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including legal fees, resulting from any violation of this agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or your use and access of this site.