Author Guidelines


Submitted manuscripts may comprise empirical research-based or literature-based papers that make substantial contributions to the development of new knowledge, theories, or methods in sports. Authors are kindly urged to submit their papers through the online submission process of Jurnal Patriot.

Structure of the manuscripts

  1. Title. The title should be clear, attractive, and informative, and containing no more than 15 words.
  2. Author's names and institutions. The author's names should be accompanied by the author's institutions and email addresses, without any academic title. For a joint paper, one of the authors should be notified as to the corresponding author.
  3. Abstract, keywords, and MRBM classification numbers. The abstract consisted by 200 to 300 words. Please provide the abstract in English followed by 3 to 5 keywords relevant for literature search.
  4. Introduction. This section explains the background of the study, a review of the previous research in the area, and aims of the manuscripts. Importantly it should also showcase the significance and novelty of the research.
  5. Methods. This section describes the appropriate tools of analysis along with the data collection and their analyses.
  6. Results and Discussion. This section explains the results of the analysis. These should be presented clearly and concisely. Author(s) should explore the novelty or the contribution of their findings by comparing them to the existing literature and theories in sports education.
  7. Conclusion. This section concludes and provides practical, theoretical, and policy implications, if any, of the study. The conclusion(s) should be drawn from the discussed items in the previous section of the manuscript (discussion).
  8. Acknowledgement, if any, should be written as the foot-note of the manuscript's title.
  9. References. This section lists only the papers, books, or other types of publications referred to in the body of the manuscript.

 General Writing Format

  1. The manuscript is prepared in an A4 paper, single-sided, and single line spacing format. A new paragraph should start 5 characters from the left margin, using 10-size, Times-new-Roman’s font type.
  2. The manuscript is written in proper English.
  3. The manuscript should be between 7 to 14 (4000-7000 words) pages long.
  4. The top and bottom margins are 1,5 inch.
  5. The title is written using capital letters only at first word or special name (example: location name), 14 font size, centre position.
  6. Subtitles are written using capital letters only at first word or special name, 10 font size, starting from the left margin.
  7. Sub of subtitles, if any, are written using capital letters only at first word or special name. They should be started from the left margin.
  8. Sub of subtitles, if any, are written using capital letters only at the beginning of each word except for connecting words, all in italics. They should be started from the left margin.
  9. Tables should be numbered consecutively in order of appearance and using roman numerals. Jurnal Patriot recommends that authors reduce the number of tables to a minimum. All tables must have a title placed immediately above it. All tables must be mentioned at least once in the text (e.g., “as described in Table 1”). Tables should be placed horizontally, be centered and cannot exceed a width of 150 mm. The table data should be written with a TNR, 10 pt. font.
  10. Figures - All illustrations (graphics, schemes, diagrams, figures, pictures, etc.) must be sequentially numbered in order of appearance and be numbered using roman numerals. All figures must have a title (caption) that is placed immediately under the figure. All figures must be mentioned at least once in the text (e.g., “as shown in Figure 1”). Figures cannot be drawn directly in the Word document. Figures must be imported either as image files (jpg, bmp, tiff, etc.), or as objects (ppt). Black and white images should be provided only in high contrast, and color images should be provided in high resolution.
  11. Jurnal Patrot follows the APA reference style
  12. References should be those of the last ten years publication (>80%), except for key references (80%). Referring to any textbook should be minimized (<20%).

 How to send the manuscript

  1. The manuscript in Microsoft word should be sent to the editor by clicking the Online Submission tab on our Website.
  2. A brief bio that contains full name, academic title, institution, telephone, mobile number, and others should be written in the fields of data when registering online in the website submission.

Final Decision

Taking into account the results of the peer-reviewing process, the decision as to the acceptability of each manuscript for publication will be notified to the author(s) through the website system in the following alternative conclusions:
a. Accepted without revision, or
b. Accepted with minor revision, or
c. Accepted with major revision, or
d. Rejected.


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Article Processing Charges (APCs)

The journal charges author fees as follows:

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)

Article Publication: 300,000 (IDR)

If the paper is accepted for publication, you will be required to pay the Article Publication Fee to cover the publication costs. This fee applies to manuscripts published in Edition, Volume 4, Number 1, Year 2022. For further information, please contact the Editor-in-Chief.