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Sports training, recovery and nutrition in male athletes

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 June 2022

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  • Guest Editor

    Jooyoung KimE-MailWebsite

    Office of Academic Affairs, Konkuk University, 268, Chungwon-daero, Chungju 27478, Korea

    Interests: Sports training for performance; Post-training recovery; Dietary supplements in sports nutrition; Exercise-induced muscle damage and repair

  • Guest Editor

    Athos TrecrociE-MailWebsite

    PhD, MSc, Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, University of Milan, Italy

    Interests: Sports training for performance

Special Issue Information

Male athletes strive to improve performance or fitness through regular sports training. Recovery after sports training has the effect of promoting physiological adaptation required for male athletes. Nutrition is also one of the most important conditioning factors for male athletes. For male athletes to achieve successful careers in sports, the sports training, recovery, and nutrition described above must be considered in an integrated manner and need to be well organized.

Nonetheless, it is frequently overlooked by some male athletes, who produce negative effects by using erroneous or unverified measures, as well as methods lacking in scientific evidence. Therefore, it is necessary to continue with research and discussion while providing useful information not only to male athletes but also to coaches, athletic trainers, and physical coaches who help them, while correcting mistakes.

This special issue will recruit various types of articles (original articles, review articles, etc.) that have investigated or reviewed the effects of sports training, recovery, and nutrition on male athletes. The active contribution of researchers would potentially contribute to the further advancement of sports science. I truly hope that articles on various topics will be submitted.


Sports training, Physical training, Athletic performance, Post-training recovery, Dietary supplements, Sports nutrition, Male athletes

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Submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed by experts in the field. Rapid peer review and prompt editorial decisions will ensure that quality manuscripts are published on time. The manuscript has not already been published or submitted elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). If similar work has been published or submitted elsewhere, you must provide a copy of the submitted manuscript. You may not submit your manuscript elsewhere while it is under consideration at the Journal of Men's Health. All manuscripts undergo thorough double-blind peer-review. To check the suitability of the special issue for publishing your manuscript, please read the journal's aims and scope and read or download the guide for authors. You may also send a brief abstract of your work (about 100 words) to the Editorial Office at A guide for authors and other relevant information for manuscript submission is available on the Instructions for Authors page.

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All manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Men's Health are assessed according to the journal standard editorial criteria. If accepted for publication, an Article Processing Charge of 1250 USD applies.

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