About IJES

The primary aim of the International Journal of Exercise Science (IJES) is to engage undergraduate and graduate students in scholarly activity as authors and reviewers as they develop into professionals. The scope of the journal includes, but is not limited to, the following sub-disciplines: biomechanics and neural control, cardiovascular physiology and metabolism, clinical exercise physiology, fitness assessment, metabolism and nutrition, physical therapy and athletic training, sport psychology and behavior, and sports science.

In accordance with this aim, on manuscript submissions it is mandatory that at least one author be a student that has played a prominent role in the overall study.

Guidelines for submitting your manuscript can be found by clicking the "Prepare Your Manuscript" link.

If you are a student interested in serving as a reviewer, please send a message to with the name of your institution, your student status (Undergraduate student, Master's student, or Doctoral student), the name of your faculty mentor, and your areas of interest.

IJES conforms to the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) funding model in that it all content is freely available to individuals and institutions without an embargo period. Users may "read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text of the articles" (1).

All published work by IJES is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
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IJES is recognized by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors as a journal that follows the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals.