• Ivan Čolakovac University of Zagreb, Faculty of Kinesiology
  • Iva Barković University of Zagreb, Faculty of Kinesiology
  • Lucija Milčić
  • Marijo Možnik University of Zagreb, Faculty of Kinesiology



artistic gymnastics, bibliometrics, citation network, scientific literature


The purpose of this article is to examine the current state of scientific production, collaboration, and the effects of research publications on artistic gymnastics, as well as the most active researchers pursuing this area of study. Documents acquired from the Scopus database served as the basis for our investigation. MS Excel as well as VOS viewer were used to carry out the bibliometric analysis and network design. As a result, 430 original articles and scientific reviews in 22 Scopus subject areas were found in 167 journals. Most articles were published in Science of Gymnastics Journal (76). These articles are also most cited (294). There are 28 authors with five to fifteen articles whose citation form most of the citation network. Most of the artistic gymnastics research is published in journals that cover subjects such as medicine, health professions, and social science, with the first receiving the most citations.


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How to Cite

Čolakovac, I., Barković, I., Milčić, L., & Možnik, M. (2024). ANALYSIS OF THE SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE ON ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS IN SCOPUS DATABASE . Science of Gymnastics Journal, 16(1), 105-121.

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