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OPEN 5 September, 2022 - CLOSE 20 March, 2023

  • ISAPA Submission

    Opens: 5/09/2022 09:00 AM

    Closes: 20/03/2023 07:00 AM


The programme committee welcomes new and original research and/or programmes or story telling for the submission of presentations in the area of adaptive physical activity at ISAPA2023.

Oral presentations are to be presented in English, however exceptions may be permissible please email the organisers to discuss. EMAIL

Poster presentation must be written in English.



  1. Health & wellbeing

  2. Sports performance

  3. Inclusion in education, sport and physical activity

  4. Disability and active recreation, leisure and rehabilitation

  5. Innovation in adaptive physical activity research and practice

  6. Research/programmes outside these themes will also be considered.


Presentation type (as determined by the programme committee)

  • Practical workshop (30 - 90minutes)

  • Oral presentation (15minutes with 5minutes Q&A)

  • Poster presentation during the lunch breaks (5minute presentation with Q&A)

Important Dates

EXTENDED Submissions close 20 March 2023

Notification of submission 1 April 2023

Early Bird registration rates end 25 March 2023


Papers should be no more than 250 words, not including title/authors/affiliations, but including tables.

Your abstract should use the following formats and sent as an email attachment:

Font size 10
1.15 line spacing
Left aligned

Title of Paper should be as brief as possible but long enough to clearly indicate the nature of the study. Write the title in bold and in CAPITALS.

Name of presenter should be underlined, authors should be superscripted (Ctrl Shift +) after last name e.g., J. Smith1

Affiliations/Organisations should be in Italics superscripts included for different organisations at the beginning of the name e.g., 1University of Otago

The abstract should include:

A concise and explanatory title

Statement including purpose, methods (including design, population, and analysis), results and implications.


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