Acta Universitatis Carolinae Kinanthropologica (AUC Kinanthropologica) is an international peer reviewed journal for the publication of research outcomes in the humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences, as applied to kinathropology. It is a multidisciplinary journal accepting only original unpublished articles in English in the various sub-disciplines and related fields of kinanthropology, such as Anthropology, Anthropomotorics, Sports Pedagogy, Sociology of Sport, Philosophy of Sport, History of Sport, Physiology of Sport And Exercise, Physical Education, Applied Physical Education, Physiotherapy, Human Biomechanics, Psychology of Sport, Sports Training and Coaching, Sport Management, etc. The journal also welcomes interdisciplinary articles. The journal also includes reports of relevant activities and reviews of relevant publications.

The journal is abstracted and indexed by CNKI, DOAJ, EBSCO, ERIH PLUS, SPOLIT, SPORTDiscus, and Ulrichsweb.


A tribute to Antonin Rychtecky – his European legacy in youth sport and Olympic education studies
Roland Naul

Looking back at Professor PhDr. Antonín Rychtecký, DrSc.
Pavel Slepička

A hot mess: basketball coaches’ perceptions of ability versus actual performances of their athletes
Timothy Baghurst, Jeremy Lackman, Staci Drewson, Paige Spittler, Ryan Turcott, Matthew Smith, Gilberto Illescas-Marquez, Ali Boolani

The effectiveness of natural supplements on prevention and treatment of delayed onset muscle soreness and markers of muscle damage: a review of literature
Brandie C. Cheshier, Bert H. Jacobson

Effects of physical exercise on cognitively impaired older adults: a systematic review
Lenka Sontáková, Alžběta Bártová, Klára Daďová, Iva Holmerová, Michal Šteffl

Trends in the Brain-Computer Interface
Matej Kostrec, Bohumír Štědroň

Athletes vs. bloggers: influence on purchase preferences of the Generation Z
Josef Voráček, Martina Bernardová

The effect of a repeated intensive programme in patients with mid-stage Huntingtonʼs disease
Dagmar Pavlů, Irena Opatrná-Novotná, Jan Smyčka, David Pánek

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