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Frontiers in Sport Research, 2024, 6(1); doi: 10.25236/FSR.2024.060118.

Research on Modernization of Traditional Sports


Li Bin1, Xu Shijun2, Wang Liyun3, Li Yuanzhi4

Corresponding Author:
Xu Shijun

1Physical Education College, Xiangnan University, Chenzhou, China

2Physical Education College, Guangxi University of Science and Technology, Liuzhou, China

3College of Arts and Design, Yulin Normal University, Yulin, China

4Weizhou Middle School, Beihai, China


After the May Fourth Movement, the academic community enthusiastically explored the modernization of traditional sports. With the dissemination and prevalence of Western sports culture in China, its fitness and competitive value has sparked more and more rational discussions among scholars. The development direction of traditional sports, as well as how to transform and innovate according to the needs of social development to play its social functional value, have become urgent issues for sociologists and sports professionals to solve. The modernization of traditional sports aims to boost the morale of the people, enhance their physical fitness, and consolidate national defense. We should standardize and popularize traditional sports, organize and refine traditional sports, and promote the integration of traditional sports and Western sports. The international innovation and development of traditional sports make them an open and inclusive excellent culture, and provide greater space for their own survival and development.


traditional sports; western sports; modernization; integration

Cite This Paper

Li Bin, Xu Shijun, Wang Liyun, Li Yuanzhi. Research on Modernization of Traditional Sports. Frontiers in Sport Research (2024) Vol. 6, Issue 1: 108-113. https://doi.org/10.25236/FSR.2024.060118.


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