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The Cookies We Set
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. These cookies are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Social Media Cookies
These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we have added to the site to enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content and messages you see on other websites you visit. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Twitter, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
If you would like to control your cookie settings via your browser, you can use the links below and follow the steps provided for each browser.
Our website is scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a cookie list as accurate as possible.
Cookies used on Camogie.ie
First party cookie – camogie.ie_gidThis cookie name is asssociated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited. Duration: 1 day
|First party cookie – camogie.ie||CookieControl||Determines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box. This ensures that the cookie consent box will not be presented again upon re-entry. Duration: 3 Months|
|First party cookie – camogie.ie||_ga||This cookie name is asssociated with Google Universal Analytics – which is a significant update to Google’s more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners. Duration: 2 years|
|First party cookie – camogie.ie||_gat||This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. Duration: 1 day|
|Third party cookie – google-analytics.com||collect||Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Duration: Session|
|Third party cookie – facebook.com||fr||This domain is owned by Facebook, which is the world’s largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the ‘Like’ button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviourally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies. Contains browser and user unique ID combinaton, used for targeted advertising Duration: 3 months.|
|Third party cookie – facebook.com||tr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party
advertisers. Duration: Session.
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||GPS||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. Duration: 1 day.|
|Third party cookie – doubleclick.net||IDE||This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange. Duration: 1 year.|
|Third party cookie – doubleclick.net||test_cookie||Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies. Duration: 1 day.|
|Third party cookie – google.com||NID||This domain is owned by Google Inc. Although Google is primarily known as a search engine, the company provides a diverse range of products and services. Its main source of revenue however is advertising. Google tracks users extensively both through its own products and sites, and the numerous technologies embedded into many millions of websites around the world. It uses the data gathered from most of these services to profile the interests of web users and sell advertising space to organisations based on such interest profiles as well as aligning adverts to the content on the pages where its customer’s adverts appear. Duration: 6 months.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos. Duration: 179 Days.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||YSC||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. Duration: session.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||yt-remote-cast-installed||Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Duration: session.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||yt-remote-device-id||Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Duration: persistent.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||yt-remote-fast-check-period||Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Duration: session.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||yt-remote-session-app||Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Duration: session.|
|Third party cookie – youtube.com||yt-remote-session-name||Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Duration: session.|