Privacy policy


CÔTÉ RÉCO INC. (hereinafter called “Sportchief”) is concerned to ensure the protection of information transmitted by the Internet network as well as the respect of your private life, and therefore controls the way in which personal information is used and communicated. This “Security and Confidentiality” section sets out Sportchief's personal data protection policy. By using this Website, you agree to comply with the practices described in this section.


For the purchase of products or when registering for a publicity contest, Sportchief requires that you transmit your name, civic address, email address and, if you agree, other information.

The information Sportchief collects about you is used to personalize and constantly improve the services during your visits to this website. This information is as follows:


Sportchief receives and stores all information you enter on this website or otherwise provide to it. You have the choice not to provide certain information, but this may prevent you from taking advantage of certain Sportchief services or acquiring certain Sportchief products. The data collected is used, in particular, to respond to your requests, to prepare personalized shopping suggestions for you and to communicate with you.


Sportchief receives and retains certain information each time you communicate with it. For example, like many websites, "cookies" are used which allow Sportchief to obtain certain information when your browser accesses this website.


Sportchief does not disclose any collected information to third parties without your prior consent. The information collected is only visible and used by Sportchief.

They allow Sportchief to open an account in your name, to process your order, to contact you - in the event that you win a prize in the context of a competition -, to personalize its relations with you and, if you authorize it, to send you, from time to time, information on this website and its products in a personalized manner. Sportchief would like to point out that its advertisers and suppliers have no access to confidential information about you at any time. In addition, Sportchief does not market its user lists.

Only employees and duly authorized representatives of Sportchief can have access to your file in the strict exercise of their functions.

Sportchief may make the names and addresses of its customers available to reputable companies whose products and services may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive these offers, simply tick the box provided for this purpose when you register. You can change your choice by letting us know in the appropriate place on any email received from Sportchief.


Sportchief has implemented state-of-the-art security measures to protect you against the loss or unauthorized use of information about you that will be under the control of Sportchief, including information relating to your credit card.

No information related to the order, including your name, civic address and credit card number, circulates openly on the Web.

In addition, Sportchief's servers are protected by firewall-type technology. Sportchief is committed to ensuring that its equipment is always at the cutting edge of technology in order to allow you at all times to carry out secure transactions on this website. However, no security mechanism is perfect and you should be aware that there is always a certain level of risk that the personal information you transmit to Sportchief via the Internet may be disclosed through no fault of Sportchief and without your consent. Sportchief accepts no responsibility for the disclosure of such confidential information about you, except in cases of negligence on the part of Sportchief.

Sportchief reserves the right to modify this policy at any time. Sportchief also reserves the right to transmit personal information concerning you insofar as the law would require it to do so or in order to protect its rights of ownership of this website or those of its users, sponsors, advertisers or suppliers.


A "cookie" or "witness" is a very small text file that is incorporated into your hard drive from certain pages of a website. Cookies are harmless in that they cannot extract information from your hard drive, over which you have full control. Sportchief uses cookies in order to establish the traffic of the website, to transmit information that will prove eminently useful to its marketing department, and to personalize the future use that you will make of the website. This technology does not systematically provide Sportchief with personal information about you.


From the my account page on the website, you can validate or modify your personal information at any time. If you wish to close your account, you must contact Sportchief customer service directly at the following address:



Sportchief does not guarantee total efficiency or security. It is possible for a hacker to break into the server. It is therefore important to keep in mind, BEFORE USING YOUR IDENTITY TO BROWSE AND/OR MAKE TRANSACTIONS on this website, that it is always possible for a malicious individual to access Sportchief's servers and use, at its own purposes, certain personal information left by members. IN NO EVENT shall Sportchief, nor any of its directors, officers, employees, affiliates, successors, assigns and other representatives, be held responsible for acts of computer hacking nor be blamed for any damage or loss which this may cause to a member. Sportchief's website may experience occasional outages and certain programming errors may be caused by updates or events beyond Sportchief's control. The padlock icon in your browser window will confirm that you are in secure mode.


The Sportchief website contains links to websites operated or not by Sportchief. By clicking on these links, you are leaving the Sportchief website. We recommend that you pay particular attention to the privacy policies of these websites.