Privacy Policy


Last Updated: May 2019

As one of Canada’s primary athletics news sources, we attempt to reflect the diversity of communities across the nation. However, we do reflect on the international sports community. In digital terms, this relationship translates to an exchange of data between you (the user) and us (the producer of content). We take great care in our management of data to ensure Canadians have secure, engaging experiences when sharing information with us.

To maintain your trust Athletics Illustrated:

  • Is transparent with you about data collected and how it is used; (at this time, we do not collect your data, outside of content information).
  • Protect your information;
  • And, enable you to browse our digital products safely.

If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us any time. See contact information below.

Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Athletics Illustrated does not directly ask for or collect personal data unless it is related to the content of an article, video, image for the purpose of reporting on a story or event. We do not keep or personal data.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. If this is your content and not the property of Athletics Illustrated, it will be indicated. We do not store or share your personal information related to that content. 

Your data

We do not offer personal information to any person, company, corporation or government at any time. 

Contact information

Christopher Kelsall,
Managing Editor
Athletics Illustrated