Who we are

Ashtanga Yoga Cork (AYC) is a cork based company operating via website address: https://ashtangayoga.ie. You can get here also via

  • ashtangayogacork.ie
  • mysore.ie
  • mysorecork.ie
  • ayc.ie

You can find AYC’s contact information on our contact page

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

  • Your email address is used to associate you with your account, without an email address you cannot use this site. Your email address is our primary communication method, for confirmation of bookings and purchases.
  • Optionally a phone number can be provided. We only use your phone number in the event of late class cancellations. This is purely for your convenience.
  • An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. This hash is used to download profile image from gravatar.
  • Transaction information provided by paypal, which includes the payees, first name and last name as well as the email address used. We are legally obliged to keep transactioally information for 5 years.

Contact forms

We do not capture any information on contact forms, an email is created and sent. The recipient may keep a copy of this email address with the details provided, email and name in their inbox.


If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.


Should you opt-in via the cookie consent form, we will use google analytics to track page interaction, to help us better understand our customer base.

Who we share your data with

Absolutely nobody

How long we retain your data

We are legally required to retain transaction information for 5 years