China Releases Study on Building Higher-Level of National Fitness

The Chinese government recently released a study called the “Opinions on Building a Higher-level National Fitness and Public Service System” and issued a notice requiring all to conscientiously implement them in light of actual conditions.

Its purpose is to enhance people’s physique and improve the entire population’s health. According to the document, it is expected that by 2025, a higher-level public service system for national fitness will be basically established, the per capita sports area will reach 2.6 square meters, the proportion of people who regularly participate in physical exercise will reach 38.5 percent and the basic public service system and standard for national fitness provided by the government will be more complete.

The quality of the fitness infrastructure provided by the government will be significantly improved, and public services provided by the society can be enjoyed by payment. At the same time, the price will be affordable, the quality will be guaranteed, and the safety will be supervised. By 2035, the proportion of people who regularly participate in physical exercise will reach more than 45 percent, physical fitness, sports and leisure will become a common way of life, and people’s physical literacy and health level will be at the forefront of the world. (Source: news.cgtn.com)