What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small file, typically of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
If you wish to control which cookies are set on your device you can do this through your web browsers settings, this varies between different device and browser types.
Cookies used on our website:
|Name||Essential to the users||Supplied from||Expiry length||Use|
|sid_lnc||Yes||.britishtriathlon.org||Browsing session only||Created on accessing your My Account. This enables us to provide your tailored content|
|PHPSESSID||Yes||.britishtriathlon.org||Browsing session only||Used to keep track of your browsing session.|
|_ga||No||.britishtriathlon.org||2 years||Used by Google Analytics to distinguish users.|
|_gat||No||.britishtriathlon.org||10 minutes||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.|
|btf_survey||No||.britishtriathlon.org||Browsing session only||Acknowledges if you have agreed to complete our servey|
|btf_survey_last_shown_at||No||.britishtriathlon.org||30 Days||Added so our website survey is only shown once every 30 days|
|smcx_224919_last_shown_at||No||.britishtriathlon.org||Browsing session only||Added once the survey is shown.|
|Survey Monkey (Multiple)||No||Survey Monkey||Variable||Added on completion of our site survey. Find out more about Survey Monkey cookies here|