Who we are


Founded in 1991 Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA), formerly known as the Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science (AAESS), is a professional organisation which is committed to establishing, promoting and defending the career paths of tertiary trained exercise and sports science practitioners.

Our Vision
To enhance performance, health and well-being through the science of exercise and sport.

Our Mission
Lead and promote the excellence in exercise and sports science for the benefits of society and the professions.