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Journal of Human Kinetics
The Journal of Human Kinetics is a respected interdisciplinary periodical offering the latest research in the science of human movement studies.
This comprehensive professional journal features articles and research notes encompassing such topic areas as: Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology and Nutrition, Sports Training.
The journal publishes original papers, reviews, short communications and letters to the Editors.
Manuscripts submitted to the journal must contain novel data on theoretical or experimental research or on practical applications in the field of sport sciences.
The Journal of Human Kinetics is published in March, June, September and December.
We encourage scientists from around the world to submit their papers to us.
Adam Zając (Poland),
Zbigniew Waśkiewicz (Poland)
Technical and statistical Editor
Adam Maszczyk (Poland)
Aleksandra Mostowik (Poland), Scott Woska (USA)
Grzegorz Juras (Poland)
Aleksandra Żebrowska (Poland)
Krzysztof Sas-Nowosielski (Poland)
Journal of Human Kinetics Editorial Office
Academy of Physical Education
Mikołowska 72A Str.
Katowice – Poland
The Editorial Committee of the Journal of Human Kinetics would like to announce that beginning with December, 2013, a new section "Behavioural Sciences in Sport" will be launched. We would like to encourage scientists from around the world to submit their manuscripts encompassing this particular topic area to our periodical.
Prof. Adam Zając - Editor in Chief
The Scientific Committee of JHK would like to announce that the article entitled "The Effects of 24 weeks of Resistance Training with Simultaneous Elastic and Free Weight Loading on Muscular Performance of Novice Lifters" by Todd C. Shoepe, David A. Ramirez, Robert J. Rovetti, David R. Kohler and Hawley C. Almstedt (volume 29, section III) has been evaluated as the best publication of the year 2011. The main prize of the annual contest i.e. 500 Euro has been awarded to the first author of the paper.
The second place belongs to the article by Jorge E Morais, Mário J Costa,Erik J Mejias, Daniel A Marinho, António J Silva, Tiago M Barbosa "Morphometric Study for Estimation and Validation of Trunk Transverse Surface Area To Assess Human Drag Force on Water" (volume 28, section I) and the third one to the article entitled "Cross-Education and ontralateral irradiation" by Stefan Panzer, David Schinowski, Daniel Kohle (volume 27,section II).
Editor in chief - Prof. Adam Zajac
The Editorial Committee of the Journal of Human Kinetics announces that the basic and fundamental version of our periodical is the electronic version available online.
Beginning with 2011, Journal of Human Kinetics will charge a fee of 150 Euro for publishing a paper.
The above mentioned amount should be transferred to the account of the publisher, which is the Academy of Physical Education in Katowice, Poland.
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