Welcome to Strength and Conditioning Journal, February, 2016!
I would like to thank the many individuals who participated in this issue; the authors, the reviewers, the associate editors, the SCJ/NSCA office staff, and the staff of LWW-WK who has been very helpful in this process.
Strength and Conditioning Journal invites the submission of appropriate manuscripts to SCJ for review and publication. Please review the updated Instructions for Authors.
SPECIAL TOPIC ISSUES!
Strength and Conditioning Journal is pleased to announce special topic issues in the solicitation phase. If you are interested in submitting for any topic, please contact the guest editor.
Special Topic: Sports Medicine. Michael Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Ben Reuter (email@example.com), Guest Editors.
Special Topic: Soccer. Ian Jeffreys (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Andy Bosak (email@example.com), Guest Editors.
Special Topic: Youth. Gregory Myer (Greg.Myer@cchmc.org), Rhrodri Lloyd (firstname.lastname@example.org), and Rick Howard (email@example.com), Guest Editors.
Special Topic: Conditioning for Speed and Agility. David Szymanski (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Jay Dawes (email@example.com), Guest Editors.
Call For Papers
When publishing your practical experiences in the field of strength and conditioning, or practical applications of your research in the field, consider submitting to Strength and Conditioning Journal, the professional journal of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. SCJ provides practical evidence-based information the strength and conditioning professional can use every day. Be a part of the leading “practical applications” publication in the field! Strength and Conditioning Journal is reviewing appropriate submissions to the journal through the SCJ/Editorial Manager website at http://www.editorialmanager.com/scj. All potential submissions to SCJ: columns, letters to the editor, articles, review articles, should be submitted through this site.
We are actively seeking manuscripts for the following topics, as well as other topics in our field. We highly encourage consider submitting Supplemental Digital Content (SDC) with your articles, including video and audio files that support the content of your article:
- Personal Training
- Special Populations
- Sport Specific Conditioning
- Exercise Technique
- Flexibility and Rehab Tips
- One on One
- Special Populations
- Nutrition and Sports Supplements
PUBLISHING IN STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING JOURNAL
Emphasis on applied science. Focus on published evidence-based research directly applicable to everyday work with athletes and clients.
Indexed by Journal Citations Reports with an impact factor of 0.596
Shortened time to press with individual articles Published ahead of Print and full issues published to the web site ahead of the mail date
Videos submitted with articles may be selected to appear in the journal's popular Video Library
Keep track of your article's citation rate with new article citation alerts available from the journal web site after publication
Web site offers access to complete contents, including fully searchable archives
Access via Ovid Technologies for libraries and other institutions to expand the global reach SCJ's, offering an enhanced Web presence in Europe, Asia, and around the world.
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Strength and Conditioning Journal reflects the NSCA’s commitment to leadership in supporting manuscripts based on high-quality scientific research and evidence-based practice.
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Instructions for Authors | Submit a Manuscript
__________________________________________________________________ We hope you enjoy this issue of SCJ. If you need assistance in preparing a submission to SCJ, please contact the Managing Editor; SCJManagingEditor@gmail.com.
T. Jeff Chandler, EdD, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT*D, FNSCA, Editor in Chief