Instructions to the authors of papers
Aim and purpose of the journal
Sport science – is an International scientific journal, in the previous editions it has been related to the area of Kinesiology, and from this issue it is open to the areas of education, development and new achievements that are not related exclusively to the area of kinesiology. It is issued twice a year.
Each paper is evaluated in relation that it corresponds to the intention of the journal, and then it gets reviewed. The authors are responsible for the content and the ethics of everything that is in the paper. The authors can be requested to give a specific statement that the work has not been published in another publication. Sport Science doesen’t prejudice the copyright of the authors of published papers, but prereserves the right of distribution in accordance with the legal provisions, and without further consultation with the authors, with which the authors sgree when submitting the paper. Authors are not entitled to re-release / reprint, except one copy of the printed journal. It is necessary to submit the name of the corresponding author, his e –mail adress and the institutional e-mail adress.
Preparation of attachments
It is recommended that the authors keep the structure of the journal that includes: the Abstract, the Introduction, the Problem and the Aim, the Methods,the Results ,the Discussion, the Conslusion and the Literature. This recommendation does not bind the authors but helps on the way to ease the understanding of the material and the publicaton. The attachements are not limited in size, but should not exceed 7 pages in the journal. Each page that exceeds the recommended 7 pages is paid 50 €. The text font is Verdana, titles in the text are in size 9 bold, line spacing is in size 1 and justified and created in two columns. The titles are in the text font Verdana in the size 10, authors font in size 9 bold, authors institutions in size 9 italic (University, Faculty and the country of origin). Expected size is 12 000 characters without tables and images (exceptionally it can be 14 000 characters). All tables should be standardized (eg, MS Excel) by the APA standard and adjusted to the column. Images, photographs and other illustrations should be in vector format or resolution that provides quality printing (600 dpi). The journal has the right to edit the illustration pre printing, of which they consult or inform the author via e-mail.
Lists of references
Lists of literature, as well as other forms of text formatting, will be accepted if they are made by the APA standard (American Psychological Association), translated into English with an indication of the original language in brackets. The attachment is sent exclusively in electronic form (e-mail, CD, disc etc.).
Delivery address for the attachments
Sport Science publishes the papers in English with abstracts in Bosnian. In case that the attachment is sent in its original form on another international language, the author of the attachment will be consulted.
Attachments that do not fulfill the conditions or if they need further consultation will be returned to the author with the warning about the actions that need to be undertaken.
Publication of the journal
The journal is published in printed and electronic form. The electronic version is available on the web addresses: www.sportscience.ba and www.nia.ba