Last year, EJSS had its most successful year yet. Many important milestones were reached including an increased Impact Factor (2.69) and a higher ranking in the sport science citation index (15/81).



“EJSS is now one of the highest ranked multidisciplinary sport science journals in the world.” – Professor Andrew Jones, Editor-in-Chief.



The 2017 highlights include:

  • 2.69 Impact Factor
  • 15/81 ranking in the Science Citation Index (Sport Science category)
  • 12k social media followers
  • 1,000 submissions
  • 10 issues per year now published
  • 17 days submission to decision 90% rejection rate
  • 90% rejection rate
  • EJSS Best Paper Award launched

At ECSS MetropolisRuhr 2017 we met the editorial team behind the journal’s success. Watch the video below to learn more.

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