Data privacy

§1 General terms

At our company, the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) or other applicable legal provisions apply to any and all personal data transmitted to us.

We save and process your personal data only to the extent required to fulfil our contractual and legal obligations to you. The following paragraphs will inform you of the way in which ssM swimsportMedia GmbH collects, processes and uses the data you provide us with when using our website. If links lead you to third-party websites, please check about their privacy policy.

§2 Personal Data

  1. Your personal data, as far as necessary for forming a contractual agreement, are only used for the purpose of the contract. For certain operations (e.g. the shipment of parcels) it is necessary to transmit personal data to third parties (e.g. the postal service).
  2. Third-parties, which are not involved in the order process, will not be able to access your data without your permission or legal ground. We save and process your personal data only to the extent required to fulfil our contractual and legal obligations to you.

§3 Google Analytics

The swimsportstyle/swimfreaks website utilises Google Analytics, a web analytics tool by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are saved on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the website. Usually, the cookie-generated information regarding your use of the website is transmitted to, and saved on, a Google server in the United States. In the event of an IP anonymisation on this website, however, Google will first shorten your IP address within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only by way of exception will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. Google will use such information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide other services to ssM swimsportMedia GmbH in relation to website use and internet use. Google will not combine the IP address transmitted by your browser via Google Analytics with other Google data. You can prevent cookies being saved by selecting the corresponding browser setting; however, we would like to point out that you may then not be able to fully use all of our website’s options. Furthermore, you can prevent collection and transfer of the data generated by cookies on and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:

§4 Cookies

We sometimes uses the technology known as "cookies" to collect information on how you use the website, and to optimize your visit. Our cookies neither disclose nor contain any personal data. If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can deactivate this option in your browser settings.Deactivation of cookies may prevent this website from functioning properly. You may not be able to access all the options and information on this website.

§5 Newsletter

By registering for our newsletter your E-Mail address will be used for advertorial purposes until your withdrawal, which is possible at any given time. You accepted the following agreement during order process or at another time:

Newsletter registration

Your registration can be withdrawn at any time by following these steps:

§6 Freedom of information


By law you have the right to be informed about your personal data saved by us, as well as the right of correction or deletion of these data. Requests can be sent to the following E-Mail-Address: