|Welcome Purpose of the College is the promotion of Sport Science at the European level. For that it is dedicated to the generation and dissemination of scientific knowledge concerning the motivation, attitudes, values, responses, adaption, performance and health aspects of persons engaged in sport. Sport means all forms of human movement which aims at expressing or improving physical fitness or mental well-being, forming or ameliorating social relationships or obtaining results in competition at all levels. |
It shall advise European institutions as the EU and the Council of Europe on research problems and new research results available in the field of Sport Science.
The Collegeís activities are published in the ECSS News Bulletin. The main scientific endeavours of the College are its annual Congresses. Since 2001 the ECSS has launched its own official peer reviewed journal the EJSS. This journal is free of charge for all ECSS members consisting of original research articles and intra- and interdisciplinary reviews of the sport science literature from sport scientists worldwide. Persons with a university degree at the masterís level in sport science or related disciplines can apply for regular membership, students may apply for student membership.