The Journal of Fitness Research publishes articles of a high standard on various aspects of the Exercise, Fitness, Training, and Sport sciences, with the emphasis on the human sciences, broadly defined, applied to fitness, exercise, health and well being. Besides experimental work in human responses to exercise, the subjects covered will include responses to technologies such as the design of fitness equipment and facilities, research in training, activity selection, health prediction or modification, and stress reduction or manifestation.
Manuscripts dealing with original investigations of exercise, validation of technological innovations in Exercise, Fitness, Training, and Sport or comprehensive reviews of topics relevant to the scientific study of Exercise, Fitness, Training, and Sport will be considered for publication.
The Journal of Fitness Research released the first issue in 2012, and publishes 3 issues annually.
Articles published in Journal of Fitness Research are in an Open Access format and complies with the Budapest Open Access Initiative. Each issue is freely available on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself.