Biology of Sport is the official journal of the Institute of Sport in Warsaw, Poland, published since 1984.
Biology of Sport is an international scientific peer-reviewed journal, published quarterly in both paper and electronic format. The journal publishes articles concerning basic and applied sciences in sport, physical exercise, sports medicine, pharmacology, training and testing as well as in other biological and social aspects related to sport. Priority is given to inter-disciplinary papers.
Biology of Sport invites the submission of high quality original research articles, short communications and review papers. Please note that only those manuscripts that have not been published anywhere else are eligible for consideration.
The only exception is the presentation of preliminary data (i.e. abstract); in such cases the authors are obliged to make an appropriate note in the manuscript Detailed information on preparation of the manuscript is described in the Instruction for Authors.
Biology of Sport is abstracted/indexed in:
Science Citation Index Expanded®
Focus On: Sports Science & Medicine®
ISI Journal Master List
ISI Essential Science Indicators
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Academic Journals Database
ProQuest (Physical Education Index)
2011 Impact Factor: 0.228
2012 Index Copernicus: 10.15
2012 Ministry of Science and Higher Education in Poland: 15