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About RQES: Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport

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Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport (RQES) is a highly respected professional journal offering the latest research in the art and science of human movement studies. This comprehensive professional journal features articles and research notes encompassing such topic areas as biomechanics, epidemiology, motor behavior, measurement and evaluation, physiology, pedagogy, psychology and history/philosophy/sociocultural foundations. An excellent research tool, this journal is a must-have for researchers and university students preparing for careers in exercise and sport science. The journal publishes over 50 manuscripts per year and an annual online supplement containing approximately 250 abstracts of presentations from the SHAPE America National Convention & Expo.


RQES publishes research in the art and science of human movement that significantly contributes to the knowledge and development of theory either as new information, reviews, substantiation or contradiction of previous findings, or as application of new or improved techniques.

Aims and Scope

The goals of RQES are to provide a scholarly outlet for knowledge that:

  1. contributes to the study of human movement, particularly its cross-disciplinary and interdisciplinary nature;
  2. impacts theory and practice regarding human movement;
  3. stimulates research about human movement; and
  4. provides theoretical reviews and tutorials related to the study of human movement.
Publication Information

RQES (ISSN: 0270-1367; Online ISSN: 2168-3824) is published four times per year (March, June, September, December).

Journal Content

For subscribers: access Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport
For non-subscribers: view table of content and abstracts

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Thomas F. Lawson
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