Last updated: January 6, 2021
2. Eligibility; Accounts. ADEL is not available to You if (A) You have been previously suspended or removed from using ADEL by WADA for any reason other than account inactivity or (B) if You are under the age of 16 and Your registration has not been approved by a legal parent or guardian (or by an Organization, as defined below, if applicable).
- 2.2.1. You are linked with a National Anti-Doping Organization (or, exceptionally, a delegated third party organization acting on behalf of the National Anti-Doping Organization) based on the country selected by You during registration, if you select one of the following user roles: athlete, coach, athlete agent, athlete parent, anti-doping professional, sport scientist working in high performance sport, teacher or gym instructor;
- 2.2.2. You are linked with an International Federation (or, exceptionally, a delegated third party organization on behalf of the International Federation) based on the sport selected during registration (if applicable), if You select one of the following user roles: anti-doping professional, athlete on a performance pathway, or agent, coach, or parent of athletes on a performance pathway;
- 2.2.3. You are linked with a Major Event Organization if, during Your use of ADEL, You enroll to receive and share specific Content related to a specific sports event that such Major Event Organization is responsible for organizing; and
- 2.2.4. If You have received an invite from WADA to join ADEL on behalf of an Organization, by registering through the invite You will be linked with that Organization.
- 2.2.5. Exceptionally, you could be linked with other types of organizations or associations (for instance, a sports federation or association that is not a signatory to the World Anti-Doping Code) if the Organization has been approved by WADA to use ADEL to deliver anti-doping education.
2.3. You can update Your country, Your sport or your user role in Your account settings at any time to update which Organization(s) You are linked to. You may request a full list of Organization(s) linked to Your account at any time, by contacting us in accordance with Section 7. You can also find a summary of Organizations and which types of ADEL accounts are linked to them in the Power User Policy.
2.4. Account. In order to use ADEL, You must register for an account (if You have been invited by us on behalf of an Organization, You may register through the link provided in Your invite). You will be asked to provide a username (a username will be created for You if You register through an invite sent by WADA on behalf of an Organization) and password in connection with Your account. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your username and password, and You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under Your account. You confirm that the information You provide to WADA through ADEL, whether at registration or at any other time, will be true, accurate, current, and complete. You also agree that You will ensure that this information is kept accurate and up-to-date at all times and You will exit from Your Account at the end of each work session. If You have reason to believe that Your account is no longer secure (e.g., in the event of a loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure or use of Your username or password), then You agree to immediately notify WADA at ADEL@wada-ama.org. You may be liable for the losses incurred by WADA or others due to any unauthorized use of Your ADEL account.
2.5. Username: The username You choose when You create an account on ADEL, or that is created for You when You are invited to join ADEL by WADA on behalf of an Organization, will be visible to: (a) Organizations Your account is linked to; (b) to other users of ADEL that are in the same user category as You (for example, international-level athletes will be able to see the usernames of other international-level athletes in the leaderboard You will see on Your dashboard); (c) or to any user of ADEL when You submit public comments on ADEL. You may request to change Your username by contacting us at ADEL@wada-ama.org.
2.6. Access Rights. We reserve the right to disable access to Your account at any time in our sole discretion. If we disable access to Your account, You may be prevented from accessing ADEL.
3. Electronic Communication.
3.2. By creating an account to access ADEL, You acknowledge and agree that WADA may send You account-related emails, including updates about ADEL or ADEL Content you are enrolled in.
3.3. By using ADEL, You acknowledge and agree that WADA will be transmitting certain of Your Personal Information electronically.
3.4. If You are linked with an Organization, You authorize Your email address and other Personal Information You provide through ADEL or generate through Your use of ADEL to be shared with the Organization.
3.5. You acknowledge and agree that You are solely responsible for providing WADA with accurate contact information, including Your email address, where we may send electronic communications containing Your Personal Information. WADA is not responsible for Your errors and omissions.
4. User Data and Privacy.
4.1. You grant to us an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable and sublicensable license to access, collect, store, transfer and use any User Data: (i) to make ADEL available; (ii) to provide to Organizations (if applicable); and (iii) to produce, transfer, and use data, information, or other materials that are not identifiable as relating to a particular individual (“Aggregated Statistical Information”); and (iv) use and otherwise process Aggregated Statistical Information to develop, improve and enhance ADEL, anti-doping education, and any programs delivered through or in connection with ADEL.
5. Ownership of ADEL.
5.1. All right, title and interest, including intellectual property rights, in ADEL, the source code in the software we use to provide ADEL (the “Software”) and all other materials provided by us hereunder, and any updates, adaptation, customization or derivative works thereof, will remain the sole property of WADA or our third-party suppliers.
5.2. ADEL and all materials or Content provided by us hereunder are made available or licensed and not “sold” to You.
5.3. The Software and all other materials provided by us hereunder, including Content we make available through or in ADEL, are protected by copyright in Canada, the United States and elsewhere in the world pursuant to the Berne Convention. You are prohibited from modifying or selling any of ADEL or other Content or materials provided to You through ADEL. You are prohibited from modifying, copying, reproducing, publishing, posting, transmitting, distributing, creating derivative works from decompiling, transferring or selling the Software.
5.4. Any trademarks, graphics or logos appearing in ADEL are the exclusive property of WADA (or its third-party suppliers) and may not be used in any manner without our express written consent.
6. License to ADEL and the ADEL Mobile Application.
7. Additional Organization Terms and Conditions.
8. Your Responsibilities. You agree to:
8.1. upload and disseminate only User Data for which You own all required rights under law and do so in accordance with applicable law;
8.2. use reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access to or use of Your ADEL account; and
8.3. comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including, but not limited to, all intellectual property, data, privacy any export control laws.
9.1. disable, overly burden, impair, or otherwise interfere with servers or networks connected to ADEL (e.g., a denial of service attack);
9.2. attempt to gain unauthorized access to ADEL, or bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to ADEL;
9.3. send, upload, collect, transmit, store, use, post, publish, or otherwise communicate on ADEL User Data or Content that: (i) contains any computer viruses, worms, malicious code, or any software intended to damage, disrupt, or alter a, network, computer system or data; (ii) You do not have the lawful right to send, upload, collect, transmit, store, use, post, publish, or otherwise communicate; (iii) is false, intentionally misleading, or impersonates any other person; (iv) is defamatory, bullying, harassing, abusive, threatening, vulgar, obscene, or offensive, or that contains pornography, nudity, or graphic or gratuitous violence, or that promotes violence, racism, discrimination, bigotry, hatred, or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; (v) is harmful to minors in any way; (vi) infringes, violates or otherwise misappropriates the intellectual property or other rights of any third party (including any moral right, privacy right or right of publicity); (vii) encourages any conduct that may violate any applicable laws or would give rise to civil or criminal liability; or (viii) is designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any other ADEL user;
9.4. remove, delete, alter, or obscure any trademarks, documentation, warranties, or disclaims, or any copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property rights notices from ADEL of WADA or any third party supplier;
9.5. publish, market, advertise, or in any way distribute the Content provided by WADA on ADEL without giving us appropriate credit for the Content;
9.6. modify without our permission or sell the Content in any way;
9.7. use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering or extraction methods, or copy, modify, reverse engineer, reverse assemble, disassemble, or decompile ADEL or any part thereof or otherwise attempt to discover any source code; or
9.8. authorize, permit, enable, induce, or encourage any third party to do the above.
10. Communications within ADEL.
10.2. We do not guarantee the confidentiality of any communications made by You through ADEL.
10.3. We do not guarantee the security of data transmitted over the Internet or public networks in connection with Your use of ADEL.
12. Third Party Content, Website, or Services.
13. Software Updates
13.1. The ADEL Mobile Application may automatically download and install updates from time to time from WADA. These updates are designed to improve, enhance and further develop the ADEL Mobile Application and may take the form of bug fixes, enhanced functions, new software modules and completely new versions. You agree to receive such updates (and permit us to deliver these to You, including through the Apple App Store or Google Play) as part of Your use of the ADEL Mobile Application.
14. Malicious Code and Security.
14.1. The downloading and viewing of Content is done at Your own risk. We do not guarantee or warrant that ADEL is compatible with Your computer system or that ADEL, or any links from ADEL, will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of Your computer system, and You are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to Your computer system that may be necessary as a result of Your use of ADEL.
14.2. You are prohibited from attempting to circumvent and from violating the security of ADEL including without limitation: (a) accessing Content that is not intended for You; (b) attempting to breach or breaching ADEL’s security or authentication measures; (c) restricting, disrupting or disabling service to other ADEL users, hosts, servers or networks by any means, or (d) otherwise attempting to interfere with the proper working of ADEL.
15.2. You acknowledge, understand, and agree that ADEL is provided “as is” and “as available”, with all faults and without warranties or conditions of any kind. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions of any kind with respect to ADEL whether express, implied, statutory or collateral, including, without limitation, the warranties and conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, compatibility, title, security, completeness, quiet enjoyment, accuracy, currency, timeliness, quality, integration, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, or any warranties or conditions arising out of course of dealing or usage of trade, or that ADEL is or will be error-free or will operate without interruption. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions of any kind with respect to third party communications and any third party websites or content directly or indirectly accessed through ADEL, including communications, websites, and content provided by Organizations.
15.3. Without limiting Sections 1 or 15.2 above, WADA’s regulatory documents are available on WADA’s main website at wada-ama.org. The material that WADA provides on ADEL is intended for educational and informational purposes only. Any Content or language used in Content posted on ADEL does not supersede the provisions of the World Anti-Doping Code and/or the International Standards.
16. Limitation of Liability.
You will defend, indemnify and hold harmless us, our affiliates and our third party suppliers, and each of their and our respective officers, directors, employees, and agents, and any licensees, successors and assigns from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in connection with: (a)
Your User Data; (b)
Your use of ADEL; (c)
17.1 Your violation of any law or the rights of a third party (including intellectual property rights of Organizations).
18. Term and Termination; Survival.
19. Additional License Terms
19.1.2. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary hereunder, You may use the ADEL Mobile Application only on an iPhone or iPod touch that You own or control.
19.1.3. You and we acknowledge that Apple has no obligation to furnish any maintenance or support services with respect to the ADEL Mobile Application.
19.1.7. You represent and warrant that You are not: (i) located in any country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a “terrorist supporting” country; or (ii) listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.
19.1.8. You may contact us in writing regarding any notices, questions, complaints or claims with respect to the ADEL Mobile Application in accordance with Section 7.
19.2.1. You acknowledge that Google is not responsible for providing support services for the ADEL Mobile Application.
20. General Provisions.