Writing Rules

  1. First page (Authors' Information and Turkish English title of the study); The Turkish and English titles of the study are centered on the page, written in a single line spaced one below the other, in Times New Roman, 12 font size, and just below that the author(s) names and surnames, ORCID numbers, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses, according to the order of contribution in the article. aligned to the left and sorted one below the other. “Author of correspondence” is added in quotation marks next to the author who will be responsible for the correspondence (correspond author) among the authors (Annexe: Author Information Template).
  2. Secondly (The Work is given as a whole from the header file); According to this; ENGLISH TITLE; It should be written in New Roman character, centered, 12 font size, bold and Times should not be used. Names and surnames of the author/authors should not be given (Journal of ROL Sports Science Writing Template)
  3. “ABSTRACT” title; It should be written in Times New Roman, 10 pt, 1 line spacing. It should be a single paragraph not exceeding 250 words. The summary should begin with a one-sentence introductory sentence stating why you need to do the work. Introduction, purpose, subjects or research group, data collection tools, procedure method, data analysis, briefly findings, a brief conclusion should be included, but should not be given as titles.
  4. “ENGLISH TITLE” (Turkish abstract writing rules apply).
  5. Keywords: They should be in alphabetical order, separated by commas, minimum 3 and maximum 5 words. It should be written in Times New Roman, 10 pt, 1 line spacing.
  6. Article sections; The text of the article consists of the following sections: "INTRODUCTION", "METHODS", "FINDINGS", "Discussion", "CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS", "RESOURCES". These titles are; Left justified, capital letters, 12 points and bold).
  7. When deemed necessary, the "ACKNOWLEDGMENTS" section is written before the REFERENCES.
  8. Author copyright transfer formula: The form signed by the corresponding author Commitment.

WRITING

IMPORTANT NOTE: ALL WORK THAT IS NOT SUBMITTED ACCORDING TO THE WRITTEN TEMPLATE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED!!!

 TITLE

The title should be written in 12 Times New Roman characters centered with capital letters.

ABSTRACT

It should be written in Times New Roman, 10 pt, 1 line spacing. It should be a single paragraph not exceeding 250 words. The summary should begin with a one-sentence introductory sentence stating why you need to do the work. Introduction, purpose, subjects or research group, data collection tools, procedure method, data analysis, briefly findings, a brief conclusion should be included, but should not be given as titles.

In the works sent in English; The Turkish abstract should be added below the English abstract.

 MAIN TEXT

The subject of the study, the reasoning, the problem and the theoretical or conceptual framework of the research should be revealed, and an evaluation should be made about the main sources. In the last paragraph of the introduction, the purpose of the study and its original value should be stated. Definitions, abbreviations, assumptions and limitations in the introduction, if any, should be presented in this section with their justifications.

Article text; Times New Roman should be 12 points, the first line should be within 1 cm, and the line spacing should be 1.5 pt. Page margins should be 2.5 cm from all sides (bottom, top, right, left). A 6 nk space should be added between sections or after paragraphs.

Figures, graphics, photographs and charts to be included in the main text should be given in the study, where they are mentioned, and numbered. Figures, graphics and photographs will be submitted in JPG, TIFF format. Table number and title should be written on the tables. Tables can be written in either 8, 9 or 10 points according to the page layout. In articles written in Turkish, decimal notations should be shown with a "comma" sign, in articles sent in English, decimal notations should be shown with a "dot" sign.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Acknowledgments is not obligatory. However, the author/authors can write a few sentences of thanks to those whose contribution to the research is not at the level of authorship.

If written, it should be included in the Support and Acknowledgment Statement.

REFERENCES

Reference format is APA format. In the study; Whenever possible, new and directly relevant sources should be included. It is recommended that the number of sources not exceed 40.

When citing the source in the text, the surname of the author(s) and the date of the work are written in parentheses after the quoted statement and the parentheses are closed. Example: If the quoted text has only one author, it is shown as (Gül, 2020). If the quoted text has two authors (Ceylan and Küçük, 2015), it is shown as. If the cited text has more than two authors, it is shown as (Gül et al., 2020).

If more than one author has stated the same idea while citing, the work of the author with the lower year is put in the first place, and the authors are separated with a semicolon (;). Example: The cited text (Long, 2005; Ceylan and Küçük, 2009; Yılmaz et al., 2011).

The word mentioned in the introduction of the source is not mentioned. Meaning: Gül et al. (2020) should be the quoted text form.

References are listed alphabetically, not numbered.

REFERENCE SHOW

References should be listed in alphabetical order, Times New Roman should be written in 10 pt, 6 pt space should be added after the paragraph between the references. If you have a source, the doi number should be given at the end of the bibliography.

The first letter of all words in the names of resources such as books, magazines, edited books, congresses/symposiums, films, television shows, documentaries or albums should be capitalized.

The references list is alphabetically ordered and numbered according to the first letter of the first author's surname for each work.

In the References section, if the same author has more than one article, they are sorted according to the year of publication, starting from the oldest to the newest.

If more than one publication by the same author, published in the same year, is used (or the same group of authors is in the same order), alphabetical order should be made according to the initials of the article names and letters should be added next to each year.

In the References section, if both single-author publications and multiple-author publications are used, the single-authored publication should be placed first.

If the first author is the same and the second and third authors are different, the second author's name should be placed first in alphabetical order. If the names of the second authors are the same, sorting should be done according to the third authors.

To reach the APA style;

https://apastyle.apa.org/style-grammar-guidelines/citations

Sample Citations

Citation from the article:

Kibler, W. B., Press, J. & Sciascia, A. (2006). The role of core stability in athletic function. Sports medicine, 36(3), 189-198.

If the source is taken from the notice:

Hazır, T. Kazancı, A. & Açıkada, C (1992). Antropometrik ölçümlerde metodoloji sorunları. 2. Ulusal Spor Bilimleri Kongresi, Ankara.

If the source is taken from the thesis:

 Küçük, H. (2018). Aerobik ve anaerobik kapasitenin serum irisin, leptin, ghrelin seviyelerine etkisi.  Yayımlanmamış Doktora Tezi, Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Sağlık Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Beden Eğitimi ve Spor A.B.D. Samsun.

Gül, O. (2020). Sporun gelişiminde okul sporların rolü ve önemi; beden eğitimi spor öğretmenleri ile okul yöneticilerinin değerlendirmeleri üzerine bir araştırma. Yüksek lisans Tezi, Erciyes Üniversitesi, Sağlık Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Beden Eğitimi ve Spor A.B.D. Kayseri.

 Citation from the book:

 Agur, A. M. and Dalley, A. F. (2009). Grant's atlas of anatomy Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Citation from the edited book:

 Plath, S. (2000). The unabridged journals KV Kukil. New York, NY: Anchor.

 Translation Book:

 Willardson J.M. (2018). Core gelişimi. (1. Baskı). (Ç Bulgan, MA Başar, Çev.). İstanbul: İstanbul Tıp Kitabevleri.

Web Document, Web Page or Report:

 Author A.A. and Author B.B. (2020). Title of document month.day.year, http://web adresi. R.T.:2022-05-01.