Sport in History

Sport in History is the official journal of the British Society of Sports History. Four times per year, it publishes original, peer-reviewed research on the history of sport, leisure and recreation. One or two of these are usually special issues. There are no restrictions on its geographical and chronological coverage.

Editorial Board

Editor in Chief: Professor Kay Schiller

Editor: Dr George Kioussis

Editor: Dr Rob Lake


Editor: Dr Souvik Naha

Editor: Dr Sam Oldfield

Reviews Editor: Dr Lisa Taylor 


Assistant Reviews Editor: Alec Hurley


You can download details of the Editor in Chief and Associate Editor roles, and the criteria for holders of all editorial roles, by following the links.

Read Murray Phillips's 'Sizing Up Sport History Journals' in the International Journal of the History of Sport, which ranks Sport in History as the 'premier' sport history journal by a number of metrics.

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