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Frontiers in Sport Research, 2020, 2(7); doi: 10.25236/FSR.2020.020708.

Analysis of the Function of Holiday Sports on Urban Development


Lei Wang1,2, Chongxi Tai3

Corresponding Author:
Lei Wang

1 School of Physical Education, Hunan Institute of Science and Technology, Hunan 414006, China
2 Hoseo University, Asan City, 31499, South Korea
3 Department of Physical Education, Soochow University, Suzhou, China


Research investigate the current status of holiday sports in Suzhou, Wuxi, Changzhou, Jiaxing, Huzhou and other regions in China to study the impacts and functions of holiday sports on urban development. Holiday sports can enriching the leisure life of citizens, guiding a healthy and civilized lifestyle and improving the quality of life; expanding the impact of national fitness and increasing the proportion of the sports population; improving the level of sports services for people’s livelihood and promoting Social stability and harmonious development; promoting urban economic development and the comprehensive development of the sports industry; expanding social public resources, promoting sports projects and the construction of sports venues and urban infrastructure; forming a new model for mass sports development and creating new brands for holiday sports activities, etc.


Holiday sports, Function, Urban, Development

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Lei Wang, Chongxi Tai. Analysis of the Function of Holiday Sports on Urban Development. Frontiers in Sport Research (2020) Vol. 2 Issue 7: 36-40. https://doi.org/10.25236/FSR.2020.020708.


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