Call for Papers | 6th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise, Vancouver, Canada, June 6–8, 2018. Call ends December 15, 2017

The 6th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise will be hosted by the School of Kinesiology at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada) on June 6-8, 2018.

Qualitative research in sport and exercise is growing. It is also increasingly celebrated for what it can offer academics, students, practitioners through insights into the meanings that people bring to their experiences of sport, physical activity, exercise and leisure. This conference is dedicated to promoting empirical inquiry, advancements in qualitative methods and debates about methodology, theory, presentation and practice.

We welcome qualitative researchers from all areas of sport and exercise. Past QRSE conferences have included submissions from the fields of sport and exercise psychology, sociology of sport, physical cultural studies, history, physical education, coaching, sports medicine, rehabilitation, health promotion, management and policy.

We invite abstracts for oral papers, symposia, posters and arts-based/visual methods exhibits or performances in the following areas related to the qualitative study of sport and exercise:

    • Empirical research
    • Theory
    • Applied practice
    • Policy
    • Pedagogy
    • Methods
    • Research ethics
    • Representation

We hope you will be able to join us in beautiful Vancouver for this important discussion and we look forward to receiving your abstract!

Visit the website for more information on the conference including keynote speakers, workshops, future deadlines, travel planning and conference registration.

Please submit abstracts to using the template provided on the website ( All abstracts will be peer-reviewed. Authors will be notified of acceptance of submissions by email by January 31st, 2018.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts is December 15th, 2017.

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  1. Dear Team,
    Greetings from Sports Medicine 2018!!!
    On the behalf of the organizing committee of Sports Medicine 2018, it gives me immense pleasure to invite you to be a part of the Sports Medicine 2018.Working under the theme: “Promoting Nutrition Practices and Enhancing Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Sports Performance”
    After a successful conference in 2017, we are hosting the “6th International Conference on Sports Medicine & Nutrition (Sports Medicine 2018) during August 16-17, 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. We sincerely intended to convey our conference Agenda in the Physiotherapy, Healthcare, Orthopedic, Nutrition, Psychology research. If possible, provide the contact information so that we will send the conference agenda with program details and make further follow up.
    For more details, please visit our website:
    Kindly revert to us if you are interested to attend.
    For queries/assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. Awaiting your swift and positive response
    John Rick
    Program Manager
    Sports Medicine 2018


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