Academic Journal 



Journal of Exercise Science and Fitness
The Journal of Exercise Science and Fitness (JESF) is a peer-reviewed SCSEPF journal published biannually by Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd. The English-language publication features original investigations, comprehensive reviews and case studies on current topics in exercise science, physical fitness and physical education. Its circulation is restricted to SCSEPF members and subscribers, and scholars worldwide are welcome to submit papers for possible publication. Through JESF, exercise physiologists, team physicians, athletic trainers, physical educators and physical therapists can update and exchange basic/applied scientific information in sports, physical fitness, physical education, and allied health fields. The JESF is currently indexed/abstracted in the Web of Science (Science Citation Index Expanded), SPORTDiscus (SIRC, Canada), FMSHK (Journal Abstracts), Physical Education Index (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, USA), Sociedad Iberoamericana de Informacion Cietifica (SIIC, Argentina), CINAHL Information Systems (Glendale, USA), EMBASE, EMNursing, Compendex, GEOBASE, Mosby Yearbooks, and Scopus.

  • Copyright
    All JESF articles for open access are protected by copyright, which covers the exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute the article, as well as translation rights. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in any retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, by photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior written permission from Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
Editor-in-Chief Frank H. FU Dr. Stephen Hui Research Centre for Physical Recreation and Wellness
NAB110, David C. Lam Building, Shaw Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University
Hong Kong, China
Tel: (852) 3411
Fax: (852) 3411 5777
Associate Editor Tom K. TONG Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
Editorial Board David BRODIE
Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, United Kingdom
Bik CHOW Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Andrew HILLS Queensland University of Technology, Australia
John IVY The University of Texas Austin, United States of America
Li Li JI University of Wisconsin Madison, United States of America
Joseph LEVY York University, Canada
Jung-Charng LIN National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan


Brunel University, United Kingdom

Gabriel NG Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China


Kansas State University, United States of America

Tian-Le YANG National Research Institute of Sports Medicine, China
Xi Rang YANG Beijing University of Physical Education, China
Yong ZHANG Tianjin Institute of Physical Education, China
Shi ZHOU Southern Cross University, Australia
  Subscription Information
  All Countries except Hong Kong
  Annual Subscription Rate: US$70.00 including airmail charge
Single Issue Rate: US$40.00 including airmail charge
  Hong Kong
  Annual Subscription Rate: HK$200.00 including postage charge
Single Issue Rate: HK$120.00 including postage charge

Orders can either be placed via a bookseller or sent the Annual Subscription Form(PDF/Word Format) directly to:

The Society of Chinese Scholars on Exercise Physiology and Fitness
Rm NAB110, David C. Lam Building
Shaw Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong, China
Tel: (852) 3411 5758
Fax: (852) 3411 5756

  Cancellations: The notice must be received by September 30 to take effect at the end of the same year.
Changes of address: Allow six weeks for all changes to become effective. All communications should include both old and new addresses (with Postal Codes).
  Back volumes: Prices are available on request.