08221290 is referenced by 85 patents and cites 519 patents.

A sports electronic training system with electronic gaming features, and applications thereof, are disclosed. In an embodiment, the system comprises at least one monitor and a portable electronic processing device for receiving data from the at least one monitor and providing feedback to an individual based on the received data. The monitor can be a motion monitor that measures an individual's performance such as, for example, speed, pace and distance for a runner. Other monitors might include a heart rate monitor, a temperature monitor, an altimeter, et cetera. In an embodiment, an input is provided to an electronic game based on data obtained from the at least one monitor that effects, for example, an avatar, a digitally created character, an action within the game, or a game score of the electronic game.

Title
Sports electronic training system with electronic gaming features, and applications thereof
Application Number
11/892037
Publication Number
8221290 (B2)
Application Date
August 17, 2007
Publication Date
July 17, 2012
Inventor
Paul Gaudio
N├╝rnberg
DE
Mark Arthur Oleson
Portland
OR, US
Christian Dibenedetto
North Plains
OR, US
Stephen Michael Vincent
Portland
OR, US
Agent
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C
Assignee
adidas International Marketing
NL
IPC
A63B 67/00
A63B 71/00
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