About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The BJSHS journal publishes research articles in the following areas: Social Sciences (Physical Education, Sports Coaching, Sports Pedagogy, Sports Psychology, Sports Sociology, Research Methods in Sports, Sports Management, Recreation and Tourism), Biomedical and Health Sciences (Coaching Science, Sports Physiology, Motor Control and Learning, Sports Biochemistry, Sports Medicine, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy, Physical Activity and Health, Sports Biomechanics, Adapted Physical Activity) and Humanities (Sports History, Sports Philosophy, Sports Law, Sports Terminology). The issues contain editorials, reviews of recent advances, original scientific articles, case studies.

Peer Review Process

All papers undergo the regular review process by at least two members of the Editorial Board or by expert reviewers selected by the Editorial Board.

The author (reviewer) has the option of the blind review. In this case the author should indicate this in their letter of submission to the Editor-in-Chief. This letter is sent along with the article (review).

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Journal History

Journal “Baltic Journal of Sport and Health Sciences” has been published since 1968:

1968-1995 – “Kūno kultūra”/Physical Training ISSN 1392-1452;
1996-2014 – “Ugdymas. Kūno kultūra. Sportas”/Education. Physical training. Sport ISSN 1392-5644;
2014-2017 – “Baltic Journal of Sport and Health Sciences” ISSN 2351-6496;
since 2018 – “Baltic Journal of Sport and Health Sciences” eISSN 2538-8347.