What is USSSPE?
USSSPE stands for Uganda Society of Sports Science and Physical Education.

USSSPE is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences and physical education in Uganda. USSSPE is a company limited by guarantee registered in Kampala No.

Sport and Exercise Science is the application of Scientific principles to enhance, promote and maintain sports and exercise science behaviours - and hence eradicate speculative practices of sports science.

Physical Education (P.E.) is a course that utilizes learning in the cognitive, affective and psychomotor domains in a play or movement exploration setting.

Mission:
Promoting Excellence in sport and exercise sciences and in physical education

Vision:
To be the professional body leading excellence in sport science and physical education through evidence-based practice.

USSSPE is governed in accordance with the set principles outlined in its constitution (attached .pdf)

Objectives of USSSPE
The society's objectives are;

  1. To eradicate speculative practices of sports science and physical education
  2. To promote research in sports and Exercise Sciences
  3. To develop and maintain high professional standards for those involved in Sports Science and Physical Education
  4. To encourage evidence-based practice in sports science and physical education
  5. To distribute knowledge