About Sports

Aims

Sports (ISSN 2075-4663) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes and short communications in the interdisciplinary area of sport sciences and public health. It links several scientific disciplines in an integrated fashion, to address critical issues related to sport science and public health.

Scope

The primary areas of research interests to sports include:

  • anatomy
  • biochemistry
  • biomechanics
  • clinical aspects of exercise
  • ergonomics
  • kinanthropometry
  • management of sports injuries
  • psychology
  • sociology
  • sports medicine and sciences
  • sports nutrition
  • other interdisciplinary perspectives

Therefore this international journal covers a broad spectrum of important topics which are relevant to sport sciences and public health. It provides comprehensive and unique information with a worldwide readership. Emphasizing holistic approach, the journal serves as a comprehensive and multidisciplinary platform, addressing important issues. A large number of eminent professors and scientists from all over the world serve as editorial members and guest reviewers for the journal.

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Sports is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

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Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Sports will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2018 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Reprints

Reprints may be ordered. Please contact for more information on how to order reprints.

Journal History

See https://www.mdpi.com/journal/sports/history

Announcement and Advertisement

Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free in the News & Announcements section of the journal. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. Contact e-mail address is .

Editorial Office

Ms. Christy Chen
Managing Editor
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