Journal description

published bimonthly by Edizioni Luigi Pozzi, Roma, Italy

Co-editors: Ying Hwa Kee and Lambros Lazuras
Managing editor: Alberto Cei

Due to the corona virus and the rules coming from the Italian government the offices are closed.
The editorial Board is continuing to review the manuscripts submitted.
Thanks for your comprehension.
For any information please write to Alberto Cei or Anna Davids.

The International Journal of Sport Psychology publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in the human movement sciences from all over the world. Manuscripts related to psychology, sport pedagogy, exercise and sport performance are suited to the Journal's scope.

IJSP's aims are to disseminate results of rigorous and relevant studies, to expose positions and commentaries regarding the development of theory and confirmation or contradiction of previous findings. IJSP entertains various methodologies encompassing coherence among epistemology, research questions, tools, statistical or clinical analyses and discussion or potential applications. Qualitative and quantitative analyses as well as case studies are of interest when appropriately used. IJSP is comprised of the following sections related to human movement sciences:

  1. Motor learning and control
  2. Cognition
  3. Health and exercise
  4. Social psychology
  5. Intervention / Clinical / counseling psychology

Retraction Note

Psychological factors as determinants of success in football and boxing: The effects of behaviour therapy.

Grossarth-Matiček, R., Eysenck, H.J., Rieder, H., and Rakić, L. (1990).
Retraction to: International Journal of Sport Psychology, 21, 237-255

The article was retracted due to an internal review of King’s College London. The review committee found a lack of confidence.