Human Movement

The Journal of University School of Physical Education, Wroclaw

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Human Movement is a quarterly peer-reviewed journal published by University School of Physical Education in Wroclaw. Human Movement aims to promote research in sport sciences. The journal publishes research papers in five fields as follows: Physical activity, fitness and health; Applied sport sciences; Biomechanics and motor control; Physiological aspects of sports; Psychological diagnostics of sport and exercise. Human Movement publishes original papers, review papers, empirical research, book reviews, letters to the Editor, communications about forthcoming meetings and congresses and reports from scientific meetings. The journal is published online version.

Why subscribe and read

Human Movement being a forum for broad exchange of scientific thought and for presentation of international scope research results. International researchers, academics, and graduate students may submit their articles in order to contribute in dissemination of science worldwide. Our articles inspire and develop sports science debate.

Why submit

The Human Movement journal has been developing dynamically in the recent years and has been awarded with growing credit from the scientific environment. The form of the journal shows significant involvement of the members of the Editorial Board in the process of its creation. The interdisciplinary composition of the Editorial Board enables the journal to accept manuscripts of varied scientific origins. The factual support and friendly attitude of the continuously growing group of reviewers should also be underlined. Thorough and reliable reviews guarantee a high factual level of manuscripts accepted for publishing.

  • Fair and constructive peer review
  • Promotion of each published article
  • Language correction service for authors from non-English speaking regions.

The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

Rejection Rate

  • 50% of submitted articles

Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:

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Eugenia Murawska-Ciałowicz, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland

Krzysztof Maćkała, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland

Associate Editor
Edward Mleczko, University of Physical Education, Kraków, Poland

Editorial Board
Janne Avela, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland
Daniel Boullosa, Catholic University of Brasília, Brasilia, Brazil
Rodrigo Rico Bini, La Trobe University, Bendigo, Australia
Paweł Cięszczyk, University of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
Milan Coh, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dariusz Doliński, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Wroclaw, Poland
James Fell, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Australia
Christos Galazoulas, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Jay R. Hoffman, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA
Mikel Izguierdo, Public University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
Junjiro Kubo, Heisei International University, Kazo, Japan
Kornelia Kulig, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Anthony Leicht, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
Antti Mero, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland
Guillaume Millet, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Fabio Yuzo Nakamura, Gabriele d’Annunzio’ University Chieti, Pescara, Italy
Małgorzata Paprocka-Borowicz, Wroclaw Medical University, Wrocław, Poland
Maciej Pawlak, Poznań University of Physical Education, Poznań, Poland
Miroslav Petr, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Patrizia Proia, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Zsolt Radak, Research Center of Sport and Life Sciences, University of Physical Education, Budapest, Hungary
Tom Rauning, University of Great Falls, Great Falls, USA
Miguel Ángel Gómez Ruano, Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Andrzej Suchanowski, Olsztyn University College, Olsztyn, Poland

Advisory Board
Wojtek J. Chodzko-Zajko, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, USA
Gudrun Doll-Tepper, Free University, Berlin, Germany
Józef Drabik, University School of Physical Education and Sport, Gdańsk, Poland
Jan Górski, Department of Physiology, Medical University in Białystok, Poland
Kenneth Hardman, University of Worcester, Worcester, United Kingdom
Andrew Hills, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
Zofia Ignasiak, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland
Slobodan Jaric, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
Han C.G. Kemper, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wojciech Lipoński, Poznan University of Physical Education, Poznań, Poland
Gabriel Łasiński, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland
Robert M. Malina, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, USA
Melinda M. Manore, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA
Philip E. Martin, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
Joachim Mester, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
Toshio Moritani, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Andrzej Pawłucki, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland
John S. Raglin, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
Roland Renson, Catholic University, Leuven, Belgium
Tadeusz Rychlewski, Poznan University of Physical Education, Poznań, Poland
James F. Sallis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
James S. Skinner, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
Jerry R. Thomas, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA
Karl Weber, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
Peter Weinberg, Hamburg, Germany
Marek Woźniewski, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland
Guang Yue, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Wladimir M. Zatsiorsky, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Jerzy Żołądź, University of Physical Education, Kraków, Poland

Linguistic Editor
Iwona Kresak, Wrocław, Poland

Statistical Editor
Małgorzata Kołodziej, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland

Technical Editor
Beata Irzykowska, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland

University School of Physical Education, Wroc?aw
Editorial Office
al. I.J. Paderewskiego 35
51-612 Wrocław, Poland
tel. 48 71 347 30 51

Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

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Journal Information

CiteScore 2016: 0.41

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2016: 0.208
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2016: 0.230

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