Sports — Open Access Journal

Sports (ISSN 2075-4663) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and other databases. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.0 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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2 October 2018
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Special Issues

Special Issue in Sports
Fatigue and Recovery in Football Guest Editors: Neil Clarke, Mark Noon
Deadline: 31 October 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Advances in Neuromuscular Research Guest Editor: Timothy J. Suchomel
Deadline: 15 November 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Emotions in Sports and Exercise Guest Editor: Darko Jekauc
Deadline: 30 November 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Biomechanics of Resistance Training - New Trends in Strength and Power Training Guest Editors: Adam Zając, Artur Golas, Petr Stastny
Deadline: 20 December 2018

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