Structure and Governance

The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee. BASES is governed on behalf of its members by the Board of Directors

BASES is governed in accordance with the principles outlined in its articles and policies

Meet the Board of Directors, who manage the general affairs of the Association

Day-to-day operations of the Association are managed by BASES operational group

BASES have five Divisions, which exist to contribute to the Association’s management

BASES committees help support and manage the operations of the Association

Interest groups allow members to develop networks around specific topics

Find out how BASES promotes safeguarding and welfare in sport and exercise science

BASES Annual General Meeting takes place every year at our Annual Conference

Use our directory to find the BASES network representative at your institution

Find out about the Values, Commitments and Behaviours approved by the membership at the 2022 AGM


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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