Dear Colleagues,

With great satisfaction we share wonderful information that Physical Activity Review has been positively evaluated by the Clarivate Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters (see). We are a part of Web of Science Core Collection within Emerging Sources Citation Index.

We are very pleased that our articles are now counting for citation statistics and Hirsh Index, building authors scientific achievements, as well as institutional potential.

We thank editors, reviewers, authors and other members of Editorial Board for their support. We hope that you will keep up your support to Physical Activity Review and efforts to foster and improve reliability, quality, and visibility.

With best regards,
Prof. Jacek Wąsik, Ph.D. Editor-in-Chief


Physical Activity Review publishes peer-reviewed, high quality, and the most up-to-date studies from international research into all aspects of sport science. The journal also reviews the most topical and significant insights into physical education & sport for all, martial arts & combats sports, recreation & tourism. The intended readers and contributors areacademic researchers, physicians, and professional trainers, who reach by Physical Activity Review:

  • High Visibility. Our open access policy allows maximum visibility across a global readership.
  • Rapid publication. Peer-review process and immediate online publication upon final acceptance.
  • Flexibility. The journal allows publication of large data sets and an unrestricted number of color illustrations.

We are pleased to publish interesting works the essence of which is very mature. We are grateful to the authors and reviewers who with their constructive criticism contribute to the quality and further dynamic development of Physical Activity Review. A significant part of Physical Activity Review is composed of publications that are related to cultural and social contexts of education and health-related behaviour resulting from practicing martial arts. The publishers are pleased to invite Authors to publish empirical and theoretical works of physical education and related disciplines and social sciences and health sciences that represent interdisciplinary approach. Starting a new year 2017 of this paper, we invite to publish scientific analyses within the area ranking from physical education, health-related science and social sciences presenting different points of view and research perspectives. In connection with readers’ interest the list of subjects has been enlarged with two new subjects: active lifestyle, sports psychology.

Prof. Jacek Wąsik, Ph.D. Editor-in-Chief

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