BASES Student Conference 2021 - abstract deadline 8 March 2021

22nd December 2020

Student Conference delegates are invited to submit abstracts within the following sport and exercise science themes:

  • Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour
  • Physiology and Nutrition
  • Psychology
  • Sport and Performance
  • Physical Activity for Health

Studies using qualitative and/or quantitative methods and/or with results pending are acceptable.

Two presentation formats are available:

  • Free communication presentation- a 10-minute presentation of your work followed by questions, in a Chaired session with other presenters. For programming reasons, slots for free communication presentations are limited and preference will be given to those demonstrating excellence in terms of originality, significance and rigour.
  • Poster presentation- your poster will be displayed with others and the times you will be available to discuss your work with delegates will be published in the programme.

Please submit your abstract to:

Deadline for submissions: Monday 8 March 2021

When submitting your abstract to please use the following format for your submission file: your name (eg, Mike Smith) followed by BASES2021 abstract, followed by your choice of submission (free or poster) - so this would then read: Mike Smith_BASES2021 abstract_Free Communication. Please also use this format to title your email as this will significantly speed up the reviewing process.

Abstracts already submitted and accepted for the postponed 2020 BASES Student Conference will be automatically accepted for the 2021 event. Students in this position will still need to re-submit the abstract and register for the conference.

Only Student Members of BASES are permitted to submit an abstract for this event. To become a member of BASES, click here.

Abstract Guidelines can be found at click here.


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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