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Position Stands, Joint Position Statements and Opinion Statements are published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise®, the official journal of ACSM. Position Stands are official statements of ACSM on topics related to sports medicine and exercise science. All current ACSM Position Stands and Joint Position Statements are free to the public online.
A hardcopy, comb-bound edition of the collection of ACSM Official Position Stands, Joint Position Statements and Endorsed Position Papers is available for $40 (includes shipping and handling). Request collection.
ACSM Position Stands* include (click title to view):
*The current versions, noted by reference numbers following the titles, supersede and replace prior versions. ACSM does not circulate or endorse previous versions of ACSM position papers that are not current and do not reflect our revisions.
ACSM Position Stands are also available in Chinese, French, Portugese and Spanish. View translated position stands.
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