Foody riders Academy - Cookie policy

The Website and the corresponding Application, in order to be functional and provide users with an attractive educational experience, use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the browser of each user, in order to distinguish him/her from other users and to recognize him/her in any subsequent visit to the Website or the Application. 
Acceptance of our cookie policy takes place during your first visit to the Website and the Application, where you are invited in the pop-up window that appears to select/configure the cookies you want to be stored in your browser (of course, certain cookies technically necessary for the operation of riders Academy are not subject to your consent). 

Please read this policy carefully in conjunction with the riders Academy Privacy Policy as cookies are information that can lead to your identification and the Privacy Policy also applies to them.

How do the Website and the riders Academy App use cookies? Cookies are divided into the following categories:

Depending on how long they are kept on a user's browser:  
A) Session cookies: these are cookies that are stored in your browser exclusively for a specific period of time, i.e. they are temporary and remain on your device only for the specific "session", from the time you visit the Website or the Application until you close your browser. Then they are deleted.
B) Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies are those that remain on your device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit the Website or the App.  

Depending on who places them and accesses the information they provide:

  • Α) First party cookies: They are placed and used exclusively by the Website or Application you visit, in this case riders Academy, in order to improve the user experience and the services provided.
    B) Third party cookies: Placed by third party websites, service providers and third parties. They are used for statistical and marketing purposes.

Depending on their function:Α) Necessary cookies: They are required to navigate the riders Academy and to use the features it provides. Without the use of such cookies, the proper functioning of our Website and Application is not guaranteed. In accordance with the law, no action on your part is required to accept them.
B) Functional Cookies: These cookies allow the riders Academy platform to remember the choices and any adjustments you make, thus optimizing the provision of the training service.
C) Cookies for analytical and statistical purposes: It is important for us to understand how you use our Website and App, for example, how effectively you can navigate them and what features you use. Statistical cookies allow us to collect this information, helping us to improve your experience at riders Academy.  
D) Marketing and targeting cookies: They concern targeted advertising techniques from third party providers. They may be used by third-party companies to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other websites.   Below you will find a detailed list of the cookies we use. Their storage period is indicated in the following tables:

Necessary cookies:

NamePurpose1st party - 3rd partyDuration
DPSettingsIt preserves the user's preferences regarding the choice of cookies.It preserves the user's preferences regarding the choice of cookies.1st party(riders Academy)12 days
Slim_sessionMaintains the user's information and login status.1st party(riders Academy)1 day

 Cookies for analytical and statistical purposes:

The analytics services used by our Website and Application use cookies to collect the required information. You can opt out of the use of these cookies, however, while their use does not pose a risk to your privacy or the safe use of the Site and App, it allows us to continually improve them, making them better and more useful experiences for you.

Google Analytics:
Google analytics: Registers a unique identifier that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.

Name Purpose 1st party - 3rd party Duration
_ga It registers a unique identifier that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1st party (riders Academy) Until the browser is shut down
_gat Google Analytics: Used by Google to limit the number of requests from users. 1st party (riders Academy) Until the browser is shut down
_gid Google analytics:It registers a unique identifier that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1st party (riders Academy) Until the browser is shut down

Consent and control of cookies:

When you first enter the Website or the riders Academy App and before Cookies are stored on your computer or device, a banner will appear asking for your consent to place these Cookies. By giving your consent to the placement of Cookies, you enable us to provide you with the best possible training experience. You can, if you wish, refuse your consent to the placement of Cookies, unless these Cookies are strictly necessary. However, certain features of our Website or App may not function fully or as intended. By selecting "Choose the categories of cookies you accept" you will be given the opportunity to allow and/or refuse different categories of Cookies that we use.

Of course, you may at any time wish to change your preferences regarding cookies by going to the Privacy Settings of your account, where your original selection is stored, and modify it as you wish.

In addition to the controls we provide, you can choose to enable or disable cookies in your Internet browser. Most Internet browsers also give you the option to choose whether you want to disable all Cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most Internet browsers accept Cookies, but this can be changed. For more details, consult the help menu in your Internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

If you have any questions regarding our use of cookies, please send your question to us at