Aims & Scope


Advances in Physical Education (APE) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in physical education. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of physical education.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:

  • · Athletics and outdoor sports
  • · Biomechanics
  • · Exercise physiology
  • · Health education
  • · History of kinesiology
  • · History of physical education
  • · Human anatomy
  • · Human physiology
  • · Indoor and outdoor sports
  • · Motor control
  • · Motor development
  • · Motor learning
  • · National traditional sports
  • · PE learning outcomes
  • · PE pedagogy
  • · PE teachers career
  • · PE teachers working lives
  • · Philosophy of physical education, dance, sport and kinesiology
  • · Physical activity
  • · Sports health care
  • · Sports humanistic sociology
  • · Sports psychology
  • · Sports science
  • · Sports statistics
  • · Sports training study

  • We are also interested in: 1) Short Reports – 2-5 page papers where an author can  present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper; 2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques.