Imperial, California (BPT) - The benefits for children playing sports are plentiful. Teamwork, setting and accomplishing goals, developing small motor skills and the physical activity are just a few, and they can take a child far toward becoming a well-developed person - even if they don’t pursue sports professionally as an adult.

Washington, DC - Earlier Friday, the government filed a notice of intervention in Pro-Football, Inc. v. Amanda Blackhorse, et al. notifying the court in the Eastern District of Virginia that it would defend the federal authorities of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), the Justice Department announced. 

Shelton, Connecticut - FitLinxx, the maker of the new AmpStripTM, a heart rate and activity wearable revolutionizing athletes’ ability to make better training decisions and improve performance, announced today the launch of a Indiegogo campaign. Interested athletes, fitness enthusiasts and gadget lovers can support the crowdfunding campaign and be one of the first to receive the new product – which is expected to be commercially released in the second quarter of 2015.

San Rafael, California - Returning to The Sunshine State for the 6th consecutive year, The Nike 5meter Winter in the Tropics Water Polo Camp will run December 27-30, 2014 at the renowned Ransom Everglades School, recently ranked as the #2 Private High School in America by Niche Rankings.

West Lafayette, Indiana - The United States Auto Club - has announced it will partner with Purdue University to produce the International Collegiate evGrandPrix.

Los Angeles, California - UCLA will retire number 42 across all sports in honor of Jackie Robinson, it was announced today by UCLA Director of Athletics Dan Guerrero.