News Archive

Wingate, Israel
International Congress on Exercise and Sport Sciences


The Academic College at Wingate, the University of Nicosia, and the Olympic Committee of Israel are organising the 5th International Congress of Exercise and Sport Sciences.

Dublin, Ireland
23rd ECSS Congress


The European College of Sport Science will hold its 23rd Annual Congress from 4th until 7th July, 2018 in Dublin, Ireland.

Physical Activity and Sport: Understanding the First Ten Years


We know a great deal about the physical activity of children, but very little about how individual children experience it.

Women and Girls in Sport: Research to Action
ICSSPE Bulletin No 73 Online!


In this issue we present highlights from the 18th World Congress of IAPESGW.

Piloting of New Training Modules About to Begin
Inclusive Sport Programmes for Refugees


Inclusive training modules, which will provide inclusive sport programmes for local populations, refugees and migrants for various ability levels, are about to be piloted across Europe.

Launch of the European Platform
Promoting European Traditional Sports and Games


The Association for International Sport for All and Seán Kelly who is a Member of the European Parliament, will launch the European Platform for Traditional Sports and Games.

Call for Abstracts Open
Conference on Transformation Processes in Sport


The University of Montenegro and the Montenegrin Sports Academy will host the 15th International Scientific Conference on Transformation Processes in Sport.

Early Bird Registration Now Open
7th World Conference on Women and Sport in Botswana


The International Working Group on Women and Sport will hold its 7th World Conference on Women and Sport.

Women's Sport Leadership Academy 2018
Developing the Next Generation of Sport Leaders


The Women's Sport Leadership Academy (WSLA) will take place from 11th until 15th June, 2018 at the University of Chichester, Bognor Regis Campus, United Kingdom.

Asia-Singapore Sport Science Conference


The East Asia Research (EAR) and Charles Darwin University are organising an Asia-Singapore Sport Science Conference.

Implementing Decisions Taken at General Assembly
ICSSPE Board Meetings Held in Luxemburg


On 12th and 13th September 2017 the ICSSPE Executive Board and Development Committee met for the first time after the extra-ordinary General Assembly held earlier this year.

Festschrift for Gudrun Doll-Tepper
Towards Participation & Friendship in Sport


On the occasion of her birthday, ICSSPE President Uri Schaefer presented a Festschrift to Honorary President Gudrun Doll-Tepper, entitled Passionately Inclusive: Towards Participation and Friendship in Sport.

Award for ICSSPE Honorary President
Golden Honorary Needle for Gudrun Doll-Tepper


Gudrun Doll-Tepper has become the first woman in the history of the German Society of Sport Science (dvs) to receive the ‘Golden Honorary Needle’.

Prime Meeting in Oxford
One Step Closer To a Martial Arts Coaching Framework


ICSSPE staff met with colleagues from across Europe to discuss progress of their exciting new project.

New ICSSPE Perspectives Published
Sport and Health


With sport being increasingly used to deliver public health interventions, this book critically examines the rationale and evidence for sport as a public health policy tool.

Increasing Hours for Physical Education
Transformation in Venezuelan School Curriculum


In 2014 the Consultation for Quality Education took place nationwide and more than 7 million people participated.

New Global Active City Programme
Promoting Health and Physical Activity


TAFISA, the Evaleo Association and the IOC are actively promoting health and physical activity through the new Global Active City programme.

Cologne, Germany
25th IAKS Congress


The International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities (IAKS) is organising its 25th International Congress.

2nd Call for Papers
15th World Leisure Congress


The World Leisure Organisation will hold its 15th World Leisure Congress from 28th August until 1st September, 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Pitesti, Romania
Conference on Physical Education, Sport and Health


The Research Center for Human Performance (RCHP) of the University of Pitesti is organising the 10th Annual International Conference.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3rd FIEP Asia Conference


The Fédération Internationale d'Education Physique (FIEP) will hold its 3rd FIEP Asia Conference from 1st until 3rd June, 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ghaziabad, India
National Crossbow Shooting Championships


The Crossbow Shooting Association of India will conduct its 7th National Crossbow Shooting Championships.

Call for Abstracts Now Open
2018 AIESEP World Congress


The Association Internationale des Ecoles Supérieures d'Education Physique (AIESEP) will hold its 2018 AIESEP World Conference.

Conference Programme Launch
Play the Game


Play the Game will hold its 10th Conference from 26th until 30th November, 2017 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Kazan Action Plan Adopted


Participants at MINEPS VI decided to elaborate an advocacy tool presenting evidence-based arguments for investments in physical education, physical activity and sport.