Dear ladies and gentlemen!
We are inviting you to participate in the 4th International Scientific Congress of the Historians of Sports
«HISTORY OF PHYSICAL CULTURE AND SPORTS OF THE EUROPEAN NATIONS»
which will be held on September 22-24, 2021 at the Lesya Ukrainka Volun National University and at the university recreation camp «Hart» (lake Svitiaz, Shatsk district, Volyn oblast, Ukraine).
Mission of the congress is a promotion of scientific studies in the field of physical culture and sports, presentation and cooperation of the European scientific schools
Fields of discussion:
1. Philosophical, political and socioeconomic factors of the development of physical culture and sports.
2. Genesis and development of physical culture in the Ancient world.
3. Physical culture and sports in the Mediaeval epoch.
4. Development of physical culture and sports during the period of New History.
5. Contemporary history and modern trends in the development of physical culture and sports in the European countries.
6. Tendencies in the development of physical culture and sports in Europe in the ХІХ-ХХ centuries.
7. Genesis and development of modern Olympic studies.
8. Development of active tourism in Europe.
9. Professional training development of future specialists in physical culture & sports
The program of the congress includes plenary and sectional meetings, discussions of reports,
master classes, and excursions.
Terms of participation:
By September 13, 2021 the participants must register and submit the abstracts of their reports (in
Ukrainian, Polish, English or Russian) to the site at http://conferences.vnu.edu.ua or send these
documents to the email: firstname.lastname@example.org (a sample is added). The file name must include
the author's surname and the number of the desired field of the conference discussions (see the above
list of the fields of discussions). For example: Shevchenko_3.
By September 13, 2021 the participants must send their articles in the original language to the
following address: email@example.com. After positive reviews (the information will be given
individually) the participants must submit the articles in English.
By September 17, 2021 the participants must transfer the participation fee 200 $ to pay for the
meals and accommodation, abstracts compilation and the articles publication.
Please transfer money to a bank account or pay cash when you arrive at the conference.
Working languages of the congress are all European languages.
Publication of the congress works
Abstracts of scientific reports will be published in the electronic collection of the materials
which will be posted at: http://conferences.vnu.edu.ua
Abstracts length is 1 page, 2000-2500 printed characters without spaces. Texts should be
typed in the editor Microsoft Word for Windows; text font – Times New Roman, 12 pt, space – 1.
Page parameters: left margin – 30 mm, right – 15 mm, top margin – 20 mm, bottom – 20 mm.
Structure: The first line is the title (in capital letters, bold font, centered alignment). The second line
is the name and surname of the author (authors) (bold font, centered alignment). The third line is the scientific degree, academic rank, position of the author, full name of the higher educational institution (scientific institution) where the participant of the conference works (studies), e-mail address (italic font, page width alignment). The text below is aligned with the width of the page (paragraph – 0.75 cm), which should contain the following elements: introduction, research methods, results of the research, conclusions.
The authors are responsible for the content of the submitted materials. The Organizing Committee
reserves the right to reject the abstracts that do not meet the specified requirements.
Articles will be published in the journals «Physical education, sports and culture of health in
modern society» http://sport.vnu.edu.ua (Ukraine); «Sport i Turystyka. Środkowoeuropejskie
Czasopismo Naukowe» https://czasopisma.ujd.edu.pl/index.php/sport (Poland).
Requirements for articles (guidelines for authors) are provided on the websites of the
After reviewing the articles, the message of acceptance (or rejection) will be sent to the author
only to the e-mail address.