Ensuing, the terms and conditions of use, including the legal definitions of the relationship between World of Windsurfing e.V., in the following called "WOW", and the user of the web sites and services of WOW, in the following called "user":
Before using the websites and services of WOW the user should read these terms and conditions carefully. Your use of WOW's products, services and websites is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and WOW. Your agreement with WOW will also include the terms of any legal notices applicable to the services, in addition to the general terms. Where additional terms apply to a service, these will be accessible for you to read either within, or through your use of, that service. The general terms, together with the additional terms, form a legally binding agreement between you and WOW in relation to your use of the services. If there is any contradiction between what the additional terms say and what the general terms say, then the additional terms shall take precedence in relation to that service.
The content of WOW's websites and services including the presented photos etc. are subjects to German copyright. Articles of third parties are specifically marked. The reproduction, editing, distribution or any kind of usage of the content and photos beyond the bounds of the German copyright need a written agreement of WOW respectively the author, creator or owner.
Downloads, copies, prints, screen shots etc. of the websites and services are only meant for private usage and exclude any commercial usage; expect the photo and text files provided in the download areas which are delivered for free for editorial use, solely.
Terms and conditions for the download and the usage of the photo and text files delivered in the download areas.
Images and text files in the download areas of WOW (www.worldofwindsurfing.net / .org) are delivered for free to the users excluding specialized windsurfing publications, both online and print.
As the objective of WOW is to provide press with excellent images and editorial content, the distribution is limited to editorial purposes and hereby excludes any use for advertising and other commercial purposes. Texts and images may be used freely for the promotion of the sport of windsurfing but shall not be sold for commercial purposes or used for any purpose other than the promotion of the sport of windsurfing without the prior written approval of the original publisher (owner). All images shall be credited as mentioned in the title of the photo file.
With the transfer of a photo or text data-file the user attains neither ownership nor any other rights to the digital picture or the text-file. The user is permitted only to use the digital picture within the terms of the agreement concluded between the user and WOW.
All rights to the digital picture and text-file remain with WOW and/or the party providing the material. Any forwarding of the data-file to third parties is forbidden. The transfer of data-files to the user does not guarantee exclusivity of use unless separately agreed upon.
Terms and conditions for the content delivered within the spot guide of WOW.
The online spot guide provided within the websites aims mainly at interested users, beginners and advanced windsurfers. Within the spot guide WOW provides maps including markers for spots, schools, clubs, shops, events and more, backed up with texts and information files. These texts and information are delivered for free to the users and can be printed and used for non-commercial private use, only. Any kind of usage beyond the bounds of the terms need a written agreement of WOW.
With the printing of text data file the user attains neither ownership nor any other rights to the text file. The user is permitted only to use it within the terms of the agreement concluded between the user and WOW. All rights reserve to WOW.
By using the materials, the user signifies its agreement to all terms, conditions, and notices contained or referenced herein.