17th Congress of ACAPS – October 2017

The 17th Congress of Association des Chercheurs en Activités Physiques et Sportives (ACAPS) will take place on October 26-29, 2017 in Dijon.

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16th Congress of ACAPS – October 2015

The 16th Congress of Association des Chercheurs en Activités Physiques et Sportives (ACAPS) took place from October 26 to October 29, 2015 in nantes.

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EDP Sciences signed an agreement to preserve Journals with Portico (April 2015)

EDP Sciences is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Portico to provide a permanent archive of the e-content for many of their key journals. Through this agreement, institutions participating in Portico’s E-Journal Preservation Service will be assured continued access to EDP Sciences content for generations of their scholars in the future.

Current data will be sent to Portico as soon as the e-journal is published, and a full list of the journals committed to the Portico archive is available at

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15th Congress of ACAPS – October 2013

The 15th Congress of Association des Chercheurs en Activités Physiques et Sportives (ACAPS) took place from October 29 to October 31, 2013 on the campus of the UFRAPS in Grenoble. It is organized by the joint Structure Fédérative de Recherche on "Sport, Exercice, Motricité" between the Université Joseph Fourier Grenoble 1 (UJF) and the Université de Savoie (UdS), that gather teachers and researchers from various laboratories.

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Call for papers for ACAPS 2013

The 15th International Congress ACAPS will be held in Grenoble from Tuesday, October 29 through Thursday, October 31, 2013

You are invited to submit your proposals.

Submission Deadlines

  • Opening of call for papers: 1st February 2013
  • Deadline for submission of proposals (symposia, oral displayed): 31 May 2013
  • Notification of acceptance: 28 June 2013

More information on ACAPS’ site

Title change for Science & Motricité! (December 2011)

Science & Motricité changes its title to Movement & Sport Sciences – Science & Motricité in January 2012.

Science & Motricité changes to improve quality and international visibility. First the title of the journal changes to Movement & Sport Sciences – Science & Motricité. The journal publishes papers either in French and English, and its Scientific Committee is enlarged to an international audience.

Movement & Sport Sciences – Science & Motricité publishes four issues a year, mainly special issues. Each special issue offers a compilation of papers related to a particular theme, and is entrusted to a guest editor. The aim of these special issues is to propose an overview of international research in a particular area. The journal, however, continues to publish original papers, grouped in regular issues.

E-first available for Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité (August 2011)

Thanks to our new E-first service, there is no longer any need to wait for the printed or on line issues of Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité.

Using DOIs, articles are available on line as soon as they have been proofread by the author. On E-first the articles are published in their final form. E-first is not a pre-print service. Articles are peer-reviewed and author corrected.

Consequently, E-first gives you :

  • The final form
  • Faster publication
  • Reliable international citation using DOIs

9ème Journée des Activités Physiques Adaptées (April 2011)

Therapeutic education and jobs in APA?
Thursday, April 14, 2011
At the UFR STAPS Montpellier 1

Briefing and practice of adapted physical activity (APA) sessions, less privileged than other more conventional forms of care (drug, physiotherapy, food,...), are registered for some years in the educational and therapeutic care of several pathologies: back pain, Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, COPD, asthma, etc. These sessions are facilitated by professionals in ABS (from most of the formations STAPS APA - S) trained in specific diseases and deficiencies, and the education of the patient.

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Simple and quick subscription and payment online (March 2010)

You now have the possibility to subscribe and pay online for the journal Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité.

For further information and to subscribe to Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité,
please consult the "Subscriber information" rubric.

Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité launchs the pay-per-view option (February 2010)

Movement & Sport Sciences - Science & Motricité has great pleasure to inform you of a new service. The articles in PDF format are now available using the pay-per-view option. This option, proposed to non-subscribers, appears when you wish to read an article. Once you have bought the article using the pay-per-view option, you can access and download the article in PDF format during a 48-hour period.

Payment shall be made online, by credit card (secured payment).

The price is 13.5 € without VAT per article (VAT: 19.6%).