Aims & Scope

Baltic Journal of Health and Physical Activity (BJHPA), an official journal published by Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport (Poland), is a peer-reviewed on-line journal featuring empirical scientific articles based on original research as well as review and viewpoint articles.

The main objective of the journal is to deal with physical fitness and health issues of different populations, including children, youth, athletes, elderly and disabled persons. In order to achieve this, it is important to bring the latest research to the scientific community across the globe in order to advance the knowledge and understanding of fitness, health and sports performance.

The journal is international in nature and is not limited to any geographic region as for topics or authors.

BJHPA welcomes submissions in the following fields:

  • Biomedical sciences in sport and physical activity
  • Sports training
  • Physical education
  • Humanities, social and behavioural sciences
  • Public health
  • Sports medicine
  • Movement therapy
  • Sport and recreation

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