This is Why I Run

General Terms and Conditions

The following terms and conditions will apply to all uses of the This is Why I Run Website, published by Long Distance Pictures Pty Ltd, ABN 13 129 901 533 (“LDP”). Specific terms and conditions may apply to particular pages, transactions or uses. By viewing and using the Website, you are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. LDP reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time without notice to you.


General Information Only

Material on the Website is provided as general information for the purposes of interest, entertainment and education.


This material is not a substitute for professional advice and must not be relied upon as such. You should make your own enquiries, and obtain appropriate independent advice specific to your circumstances before making any decision relevant to your health or running practices.



To the maximum extent permitted by law, LDP (and its directors) exclude all liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using this Website and any information or material available from it.


LDP will endeavour to ensure that information provided by means of the Website is current and accurate, however it does not accept liability for any loss or damage you may allege arising from any errors or omissions in this information.


The internet operates across insecure, public networks. You assume all risks associated with use of the Website, including risk of your computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, disabling codes, worms or other devices and defects which might be transmitted or activated via the website, or your access to it or the downloading of files from the Website.


Third party content

The Website may feature information, content or advertising provided by third parties. LDP does not accept liability for any information provided by any third party through the Website, or in relation to any third party products or services.


By featuring such material LDP does not endorse or recommend the third party or its products or services. LDP is not responsible for the content on any external websites which may be linked to the Website.



Except where specified otherwise, copyright in all text, images, content and designs incorporated in the Website is held and reserved by LDP. You must not download, copy, post, alter, edit, manipulate, republish or communicate such material, except in accordance with these terms or with any express consent granted by LDP.


You are permitted to retain single reproductions of articles or pages for your personal non-commercial use, or to transmit unaltered articles or pages to your friends and family on a non-commercial basis.


In relation to expressly designated  works in the Website, you are entitled to copy, distribute, build on, modify, adapt, remix, distribute and transmit the works, provided that:


(a)     you do not use the work, or your version, for any commercial purpose or incorporate it into any commercial website, publication, film or other product;


(b)     you attribute the original work, and provide a link to the original work on the Website;


(c)     you clearly identify your work as a version of the original work, as well as the changes that you have made to the original work; and


(d)     you do not misrepresent or disrespect the original work.


You must not remove or replace any credit, title, masthead or other attribution. Nor may you use any of the material to assist in maintaining or providing your own publications or websites.


Trade Marks

All rights in the logos, brands, trade marks, and service marks  featured on the website are reserved by LDP, and may not be used or reproduced except with LDP‘s written consent.


Your Submissions

Where you are invited to post comments, upload materials or otherwise make contributions to the website, your submissions must:


  • be your own, wholly original, works or creations;
  • not reproduce material owned by another person, or infringe any right of any other person;
  • not be offensive, defamatory, obscene, threatening or otherwise be inappropriate;
  • not promote or advertise any third party product or service (except with our written consent); or
  • not interfere with or disrupt the operation of the Website; and


you hereby indemnify LDP from any cost or damage LDP incurs as a result of your breach of these conditions.


As a condition of submitting material LDP may require you to submit true, accurate and current information, as well as selecting an “author name” under which your content may be posted. Collection of such information will be governed by the LDP Privacy Policy as posted from time to time.


By uploading, transmitting, posting or otherwise making available any material to LDP, you grant LDP a royalty-free perpetual worldwide licence to reproduce, adapt, distribute and communicate the material in connection with this Website, and with further films, publications, and other media products. LDP agrees that in using this material it will:


(a)     ensure that you are appropriately attributed as the creator of your material;


(b)     not use your material in a way which is disrespectful or which mis-represents the material.


LDP reserves the right to review, modify, reformat, reject or remove any material which you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available. LDP is not responsible for, and accepts no liability with respect to such material. LDP may suspend or terminate the provision of the Website at any time at its sole discretion.



From time to time LDP may use the Website to conduct contests and other games of skill. Any material you may enter in such a contest will be judged according to the specified criteria. The judge or judges will be entitled to make their determinations at their sole discretion, and no arguments or submissions will be considered.


Any material you may enter will be treated as a ‘submission’ in accordance with the other provisions of these terms and conditions.



If you have any questions, concerns or complaints about the Website or these Terms and Conditions, please contact:


Sue Swinburne

Long Distance Pictures Pty Ltd





This Policy describes how Long Distance Pictures Pty Ltd, ABN 13 129 901 533 (“LDP”) will use and handle any personal information collected from you, in accordance with the National Privacy Principles (NPPs) and the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). LDP reserves the right to modify this policy at any time without notice to you.


Collection of Your Personal Information

LDP will not collect personal information about you without your knowledge. LDP may collect personal information about you if you:


  • make a submission or contribution to the Website;
  • wish to participate in any competitions and promotions conducted via the Website,
  • ask to receive email newsletters, special offers or other communications from us; or
  • wish to conduct other transactions or activities on the Website.


You are not required to provide us with this information but, if you choose not to, you may not be able to participate in some of the competitions or other activities conducted through the Website, or to receive services by means of the Website.


The personal information LDP holds may include:


  • contact details – your email address, name, mailing address, telephone number;
  • demographic information – age, gender, etc income levels, occupation, education;
  • consumer information – personal preferences, brand awareness, consumption patterns; and
  • information regarding your running practices.


Use of Your Personal Information

By providing your personal information, you agree that it can be used for the following purposes:


  • for any purpose notified to you at the time of collection;
  • as necessary to allow you to participate in any competition you may have entered (eg to notify you that you have won a prize);
  • to provide you with any product or service you may have requested;
  • for market research purposes;
  • to moderate forums or submission of user generated content, including facilitating or blocking access; and
  • to provide you with information regarding LDP’s (or any third party sponsor’s or advertiser’s) products, events or campaigns.


LDP may also make any disclosure that is permitted by the NPP or the Privacy Act, or which it may be required to make by law.



LDP will not send unsolicited emails or other such communications to you. You will generally be offered the option to ‘opt out’ of receiving such communications at the time of collection of personal information. On each email you receive from LDP, you will be given the opportunity to unsubscribe. If you choose to unsubscribe, LDP will remove your e-mail address permanently from that mailing list.


Certain non-personal information may be recorded by LDP systems through cookies. Such information may include your server address, domain name, IP address, the date and time of your visit, pages accessed, documents downloaded, previous website visited and the type of browser used.


Cookies are used by many websites and are small text file placed on your computer hard drive. Cookies do not personally identify you and LDP does not use cookies to obtain such information. LDP may use the information for statistics, internal business purposes and to improve the services we provide to you.


You can disable cookies through your internet browser but if you do this, you might not be able to visit or participate in some parts of the Website.


Storage Of Data

LDP stores personal information for varying periods of time depending on the purpose for which it is collected. In accordance with the NPPs this will be stored in a secure manner and made available only to those employees and management who need access to the information in order to perform their roles. Once LDP determines that it no longer requires the personal information it will be destroyed in a secure manner.


Access To Personal Information

Subject to some exceptions you have the right to request access to any personal information held by LDP, which relates to you, in accordance with the NPPs. If personal information held by LDP is inaccurate or out of date you have the right to request it to be updated or corrected. Costs may apply. Any requests for access must be made in writing to the Privacy Officer at the address below.


Long Distance Pictures Pty Ltd

Privacy Officer