2017 BPSA/EAPS Conference. Call for Abstracts. Deadline extension


 2017 BPSA/EAPS Conference: Announcement and Call for Abstracts

British Philosophy of Sport Association & European Association for the Philosophy of Sport

2017 Conference

Hosted by Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands, April 24th-26th, 2017


Conference Centre De Poort https://www.depoort.org/index.php?url=/content/en/home.html

We will also visit

Radboud University Nijmegen http://www.ru.nl/sportscentre/

Dutch Bicyle Centre http://www.dutchbicyclecentre.nl/dutch-bicycle-center-en/


Guidelines for Abstract Submission:

  • Abstract (200-300 words) final submission date – 13th APRIL 2017
  • Accepted abstracts will receive notification by – 15st APRIL 2017
  • Required format is MS Word, Times New Roman 12pt, single spacing, with indicative bibliography; all to fit on one side of A4.
  • Abstracts to be submitted electronically to EAPS.PhilS@gmail.com with <your name – ABSTRACT – title> as the filename.
  • Papers must be prepared in English. The Programme Committee are very keen to encourage contributors to submit early versions of abstracts or papers for comment and for advice on language issues.

Conference Registration and Fees:

 The conference fee will be approx. 300/350euro (depending on room type & all inclusive: 2 overnight stays including breakfast; two buffet dinners (incl. vegetarian options); three lunches (idem) and free coffee, tea, fruit and biscuit during the conference). Arriving on Sunday and/or leaving on Thursday is 45/70 euro extra per night (depending on type of room, incl. breakfast).

Registration (including hotel reservation) via Conference Centre De Poort. Payment at arrival.


  • Final papers may be considered for publication in a range of journals associated in various ways with BPSA and its members, in accordance with normal submission guidelines, e.g: Sport, Ethics and Philosophy; Journal of the Philosophy of Sport; Acta Universitatis CarolinaeKinanthropologica; Filosofie & Praktijk etc.


  • Nearest Airport: Weeze (Germany)
  • Eindhoven Airport
  • Amsterdam Airport (Schiphol)
  • Nearest Railway Station: Nijmegen Central Station


Call for papers