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 to become available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 24.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.1 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • 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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17–18 July 2018 ACSS 2018

Special Issues

Special Issue in Sports
Athletic Training Guest Editor: Nicole J. Chimera
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Improving Practice and Performance in Basketball Guest Editors: Aaron Scanlan, Vincent Dalbo
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Exercise Physiology and Sport Psychology in Competition Sports Guest Editor: Ian Heazlewood
Deadline: 30 August 2018
Special Issue in Sports
Assessment and Development of Change of Direction Speed and Agility Guest Editor: Paul Jones
Deadline: 15 September 2018

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