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Online Journals in Kinesiology

Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance is a peer-reviewed, professional journal with information on motor skills, improving fitness, and pursuing physical activity and sport participation safely and appropriately.

Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport is a comprehensive professional journal offering the latest research in the art and science of human movement studies.

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