National Physical Activity Plan Publications and Resources

A growing number of publications related to the National Physical Activity Plan appear in the peer-reviewed literature.

Recommended Citations for the National Physical Activity Plan:

National Physical Activity Plan Alliance. U.S. National Physical Activity Plan. Columbia, SC; 2016.  

National Physical Activity Plan Alliance (2016). U.S. National Physical Activity Plan. Retrieved from:

Following is a current list of publications related to the Plan: (Last updated September 15, 2014)

Peer-Reviewed Publications - Articles focusing on U.S. NPAP:


JOPERD Special Feature: The Physical Activity Movement Comes to Age:


JPAH Supplemental Issue; NPAP: A Collection of White Papers


Peer-Reviewed Publications - Articles referencing the U.S. NPAP:




Practice Briefs and Resources