About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The journal includes articles which are reflecting the materials of modern scientific researches in the field of physical culture and sports.

The Journal is intendedfor teachers, coaches, athletes, postgraduates, doctoral students research workers and other industry experts.

Contents Themes:

  • Physical education of different population groups.
  • Improving the training of athletes of different qualification.
  • Biomedical Aspects of Physical Education and Sports.
  • Human health, physical rehabilitation and physical recreation.
  • Biomechanical and informational tools and technologies in physical education and sport.
  • Management, psychological-educational, sociological and philosophical aspects of physical education and sport.


Peer Review Process

The journal uses a double blind peer review policy

The peer review process is as follows.

      All manuscripts are first reviewed by editors to assess their relevance to the subject matter and requirements of the journal.
      After the decision of the editors, the submitted manuscripts are sent to a reviewer working in the relevant field.
      The reviewers' comments are passed on to the authors along with a possible recommendation for viewing the manuscript. The editor informs the authors if the manuscript is accepted so that it does not require revision, or the authors are given the opportunity to revise the manuscript and submit it again, or the manuscript is rejected.

Publication Frequency

The journal is published 4 times a year:

№ 1 - March. Articles are accepted until February 1.
№ 2 - June. Articles are accepted until May 1.
№ 3 - September. Articles are accepted until August 1.
№ 4 - December. Articles are accepted until November 1.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Journal History

Published in 1997.

The magazine is included in the list of professional publications in Ukraine, which may publish results of dissertations (Decree of Presidium of SCADT Ukraine:

№3–05/11 from 10.11.1999.

№1–05/34 from 14.10. 2009.

Certificate of State RegistrationКВ №12221-1105Р from 17.01.2007).