About & welcome

The Department of Swimming, University of Physical Education – Wroclaw, Poland invites to the 9th International Symposium ”Science and Swimming” which takes place on May 24-25th 2018.
Symposium is a cyclic event which was started in the 70’s by the Department of Swimming at the University of Physical Education – Wroclaw, Poland. The event promotes original scientific theories regarding physical activity in an aquatic environment.
Especially, we would like to invite scientists (researchers) and practitioners (teachers, coaches, athletes), undergraduate, graduate, Ph.D. students who are working in various fields of physical culture related to physical activity in the aquatic environment.
An important aspect of the Symposium theme is to deepen public awareness in the area of ​​health-related function of motor activity related to the aquatic environment and competitive swimming.
The Symposium theme covers the biological and humanistic aspects of physical education and sport, tourism, recreation and rehabilitation in the aquatic environment. Such broad subject matter is mainly taken in the axiological and pedagogical, physiological and biomechanical context.

„(IX Międzynarodowa Konferencja Naukowa „Pływanie i Nauka”, the 9th International Scientific Conference „Science and Swimming”) – zadanie finansowane w ramach umowy 519/P/DUN/2018 ze środków Ministra Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyższego przeznaczonych na działalność upowszechniającą naukę”.