What is a cookie?
Cookies are small, often encrypted text files, located in browser directories.
They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions.
Due to their core role of enhancing and enabling usability or website features, disabling cookies may prevent users from using certain websites.
Cookies are used to help with navigation and to remember visitors preferences.
Can I opt out?
Yes, you may opt out but it will make your user experience poor. For details on how to change cookie settings on your browser please read: managing cookies
How to find out more?
If however you still have a specific question please feel free to contact us here
Information that is gathered from visitors
In common with other websites, log files are stored on the web server saving details such as the visitor's IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit.
Cookies are used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website as well as to enable the serving of relevant advertising.
When sending feedback we store the content of the email along with your email address on our servers.
For visitors that register on the website, the visitor's email address will be stored on the server as well as preferences such as favourite beach, wave size, tide etc.
How the Information is used
The information is used to enhance your experience when using wavestoked, to display personalised surf forecasts and advertising.
E-mail addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to 3rd parties.
E-mail may be sent to inform you of news of our services or offers by us or our affiliates.
Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to visitors based on their visit to sites they visit on the Internet.
If you have registered with wavestoked, you may de-register by following the instructions which are included in e-mail that you receive on registration.
You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings but this may prevent you from access to certain features of the website.