International Journal of Physical Activity and Health

Call for Manuscript Submissions

International Journal of Physical Activity and Health (IJPAH) is a semi-annual (March and September), peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal which is sponsored by the International Chinese Society for Physical Activities and Health.

The purpose of IJPAH is to publish original research and practice reports as well as review papers in multiple disciplines, including exercise science, physical education, public health, sport psychology, motor behavior, recreation, sports sociology, or sports management. The topics shall focus on the science and practice of physical activity, sport, and physical education and their relationships to health outcomes at the individual and population levels. The scopes include, but are not limited to: associations of physical activity with chronic diseases, injury prevention and control, and other health outcomes; determinants of physical activity and sedentary behaviors; interrelationship of physical activity with other lifestyle behaviors such as sleeping and diet; assessment of physical activity and sedentary behavior and related health outcomes; physical activity surveillance, practice, and interventions focusing on promoting physical activity and health, research in sports management, sport sociology and psychology.

IJPAH aims to publish your article online with a quick, but rigorous peer review. Our editorial board and reviewing team are working diligently to make new knowledge available to researchers in the shortest possible time. Articles published rapidly online without page spans can be cited using their Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs), in addition to the article and journal title.

Authors are encouraged to visit the IJPAH webpage for author submission guidelines:


IJPAH is planning to publish the first issue in March 2022. You are warmly welcome to submit your recent research to us for a speedy publication.


IJPAH Editorial Board