Abstract Submission

Abstract Submission




Extended deadline for abstract submission: Monday 2nd April 2012
Abstract acceptance/revision notification: Monday 16th April 2012

Abstracts are invited in the stated congress themes and/or any discipline involving the analysis of any aspect of sport & exercise performance.

Each submission must be original work that has not been previously presented or published.

First named authors must be the presenting authors and authors can be first named on no more than 2 abstracts. All presenting authors MUST be registered by 6th June 2012 or their abstracts will be withdrawn from the congress and an administration fee of £85 charged.

Authors may be named as additional authors on as many other abstracts as they wish.

Abstracts should be one page in length, typed in English and conform to the following guidelines:


Title of the abstract


First author's name (e.g. Peter G. O'Donoghue)1, Second author's name2, ... etc.
1First author's affiliation, City, Country; 2Second author's affiliation, City, Country; ... etc.

The abstract must be in English and must fit within one-A4-page including any figures or tables, using the format and style described in this template. Use page margins of 25 mm on all 4 sides. Use font type Times New Roman size 12 points, with single line spacing.

Title of the abstract (14 points, bold, centered) is followed by one blank line. The presenting author’s name should be underlined but does not have to be the first name listed. Author’s affiliations (12 points, italic, centered).

Abstract text (12 points) paragraphs separated by one blank line. References should be indicated in the text in parentheses and listed at the end of the abstract (12 points) (e.g. Robinson et al., 2011). Figures and / or tables should be placed after the abstract text and before the references list. Any Tables should not include vertical lines.

Abstracts must be sent to the Chair of the Scientific Committee by 2nd April 2012. The submission of your abstract must be in Microsoft Word attachment to an email sent to podonoghue@cardiffmet.ac.uk Please specify in your covering email whether the abstract is being submitted for podium or poster presentation.

References example
Altman, D.G. (1991) Practical Statistics for Medical Research, London: Chapman & Hall.

Taylor, J.B., Mellalieu, S.D., James, N. & Shearer, U.A. (2008) The influence of match location, quality of opposition and match status on technical performance in professional association football, Journal of Sports Sciences, 26: 885-895.

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Important Dates

Abstract notification:
Monday 16th April 2012

Early bird registration deadline:
Monday 30th April 2012

Deadline for presenting author registration:
Wednesday 6th June 2012

Final deadline for delegate registration:
Friday 29th June 2012 

Useful Links

  • City of Worcester
  • Institute of Sport and Exercise Science