What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored by your browser on your computer or mobile device to save certain information or image files, such as pixels.

The next time you visit our website on the same device, the information stored in cookies will be transmitted accordingly either to our website ("first party cookie") or to another website to which the cookie belongs (" third party cookie ").

As a result, only the cookie itself is identified on your device. Your personal data will be saved only with your express consent or if this is strictly necessary to be able to use the service offered to you and therefore to which you have access.

Consent to the use of cookies

Cookies which are not absolutely necessary to make the services available on our website are only used when we receive your consent.

As soon as you continue to actively use our website after the display of the banner of cookies, you consent to the use of these.

You can of course customize the cookie settings at any time, for example by activating or deactivating certain categories of cookies.

To find out how to deactivate or delete cookies in general (including necessary cookies) in your browser, refer to the point “Deactivation and deletion of all cookies” in this Cookie Policy.

Legal basis

In view of the uses described above, the processing of personal data collected by cookies is based on the guidelines defined in Article 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR. When the user / visitor of castel-bike.com accepts that the cookies collected will be used after having been informed by us on our websites (information banner on cookies), the legality of the use made of these cookies is based on article 6 (1) (a) of the GDPR.

Categories of cookies

  • We classify cookies differently according to their purpose and function:

  • Strictly necessary cookies;
  •  Functional cookies;
  •  Performance cookies;
  • Marketing cookie / third party cookie / cookies subject to consent
Strictly necessary cookies


The operation of our websites is guaranteed by the use of certain cookies, which are therefore called strictly necessary cookies. They are used exclusively by our system and are “first party cookies”.

All information collected by these cookies is sent to our website only.

The following strictly necessary cookies are used on our website:

Name Description / Function Duration
ckies_functional Deactivation of functional cookies
1 year
ckies_performance Deactivation of performance cookies 1 year
ckies_marketing Disabling marketing / third party cookies / subject to 1 year approval 1 year


Your consent is not required for these cookies. It is therefore not possible to activate or deactivate them individually. You can do this for cookies requiring your consent only, i.e. functional, performance and marketing cookies.

You can deactivate cookies at any time from your browser (see point “Deactivation and deletion of all cookies”).

Functional cookies

Functional cookies make it possible to collect information that you have already provided. We use them to offer you better, more personalized features.

These cookies collect information anonymously only and therefore cannot be used to track your movements on other sites.

We use the following functional cookies on our site:

Name Description / Function Duration
cookielaw Cookie used to hide the cookie information banner once accepted. 1 year
shd Allows to identifie the user in his next visit 1 year
has_close_teaser Allows you to avoid the reappearance of a notification window once closed by the user Session


You can choose not to use functional cookies at any time by adjusting your cookie settings accordingly.

Performance cookies

Performance cookies collect information about the use of our websites in order to improve their attractiveness, content and functionality.

These cookies help us, for example, to determine which secondary pages of our site are visited and what type of content interests our users.

We record the number of visits made to each of our pages, the number of sub-pages viewed, the time spent on our website, the order of the pages visited, the search terms used to find our site, the country, the region and, if applicable, the city from which access is made.

We also collect movement, click and scroll information from the computer mouse to understand which areas of our website are of particular interest to users.

Thus, we can adapt the content of our website in a personalized way and adapted to the needs of our users while optimizing our offer. The IP address of your computer is transmitted for technical reasons

It is automatically anonymized so that it is not assigned to the user individually.

The user of the site also has the right to oppose the processing of personal data used for statistical purposes in accordance with art. 89 paragraph 1 GDPR for reasons relating to the specific situation of the user in question.

In order to exercise their rights and in particular the aforementioned rights, the data subject may at any time contact us at the contact address indicated in the legal and / or cookie policy of this site.

Marketing cookie / third party cookie / cookies subject to consent

Marketing cookies / third party cookies / consent cookies used to collect information on websites visited by the user. This collection is made for advertising purposes in order to create targeted advertisements for users.

The following marketing cookies / third party cookies / cookies subject to consent are used on our site:

Nom Description / Fonction Durée
__utma statistics (Google Analytics) 2 year
__utmb statistics (Google Analytics) One day
__utmc statistics (Google Analytics) Session
__utmz statistics (Google Analytics) 6 month
__utmt_b statistiques (Google Analytics) 24 hours


You can object to the use of these marketing cookies at any time, individually and permanently by changing the settings of your cookies.