Profile Page Privacy Controls

What is your profile?

Your profile page displays information about you and your active life. Learn more about your profile page here.

Managing your Profile Page Privacy Controls

  • On the web, go to your Settings page by hovering over your profile picture in the top right and selecting ‘Settings.’
    • Click on the 'Privacy Controls' tab on the left side of the page.
    • Select 'Everyone' or 'Followers' under 'Profile Page.'
  • On Android, select ‘Settings’ from the navigation menu and select ‘Privacy Controls’ on the next page.
    • Select 'Profile Page' to choose between 'Everyone' or 'Followers'
  • On iOS, select 'More' on the bottom right-hand corner of your screen and select 'Privacy Controls' on the next screen.
    • Select 'Profile Page' to choose between 'Everyone' or 'Followers'

How it Works

  • Set your profile privacy controls to 'Everyone' in order for the entire Strava community to see your full profile details. When you select Everyone:
    • All Strava athletes: 
      • Unless blocked, will see your complete profile details. This includes your profile photo, location, bio, recent photos, last 4 weeks calendar widget, clubs, recent achievements, trophy case, following/followers, KOMs/QOMs, posts, weekly/yearly goals, activity bar chart, activity summaries, side-by-side comparison, and shoes.
      • Can follow you without your approval.
      • Can view your activity summaries on club feeds.
      • Can view your training log if you make it public.
      • Can view the gear used on your activity details page.
    • Anyone on the web:
      • Will see a logged-out version of your Strava profile. This includes your full name and location, bio, trophy case, activity bar chart, total stats for the month (distance, time, elevation), recent achievements, year-to-date stats (distance, time, elevation, quantity), All-time stats (distance, time, elevation, quantity), number of following/followers, recent photos.
  • Set your profile privacy controls to 'Followers' in order to hide certain profile details from non-followers. When you select Followers:
    • Followers:
      • Will see your complete profile details. This includes your profile photo, location, bio, recent photos, last 4 weeks calendar widget, clubs, recent achievements, trophy case, following/followers, KOMs/QOMs, posts, weekly/yearly goals, activity bar chart, activity summaries, side-by-side comparison, shoes and/or bikes.
    • Non-Followers:
      • Will see limited profile details. This includes your profile photo, location, bio, last 4 weeks calendar widget, recent achievements, trophies, number of following/followers, weekly/yearly goals, activity bar chart, side-by-side comparison, shoes. Additionally, some elements of your profile will no longer be clickable, such as the segments associated with your recent achievements, your followers count, last 4 week calendar widget, side-by-side comparison.
      • Will see aggregate data on your profile that includes distance/time/etc from activities.
      • Must request your approval before they can become your Follower.
      • Cannot see your activity summaries on your profile page or club feeds.
      • Cannot see start time and gear on your activity details page.
      • Might see your activities in public locations like Flybys, group activities, and segment, public club, and challenge leaderboards. Adjust your Flybys, Group Activities, and Activity controls if you want to prevent this.
      • Will not be able to visit your activities from leaderboards of invite-only clubs.
      • Will not see photos on your activity pages.
      • Can search for your profile using the athlete search tool, but will see limited information on your profile page as explained above.
    • Anyone on the web:
      • Will see a logged-out version of your Strava profile. This includes your shortened name (first name, last initial), location, trophy case, activity bar chart, total stats for the month (distance, time, elevation), recent achievements, year-to-date stats (distance, time, elevation, quantity), All-time stats (distance, time, elevation, quantity), number of following/followers.

 

How your profile will appear to followers vs. non-followers:

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