Journal of Science in Sport and Exercise (SSEJ) is an international double-blind peer-reviewed journal covering all aspects of sport and physical activities. The journal publishes articles focusing on molecular, cellular, tissue, system and the whole-body response to a broad definition of physical activities. Submissions related to elite athletes, traditional cultural physical activities and exercise for health promotion are also welcome.

The Journal publishes original research article, review, commentary, and letter to the editor. The topics include but not limited to:

  • Physiological characteristics and training monitoring for elite athlete
  • Talent identification and selection for sport
  • Training program for competitive capacity
  • Sports equipment and performance and health
  • Adaptations to sport participation at all levels and all ages
  • Diets promoting increased sport performance and health
  • Dietary supplementation promoting increased sport performance and health
  • Exercise prescription promoting health benefits
  • Acute response to exercise training
  • Adaptations to the long-term performance of exercise training
  • Adaptations to cultural traditional exercise
  • Adaptations to physical activity in various disease states
  • Adaptations to physical activity of children and adolescents
  • Motor learning & control
  • Sports injury prevention & rehabilitation

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  • Yang Hu
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29,600 (2019)

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Volume 2

Issue 2, May 2020

Athletic Ability and Improvement

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