Promoting national fitness and building a sports power (forging ahead in a new journey and building a new era)

  Under the guidance of the goal of "driving 300 million people to participate in ice and snow sports", all localities have ignited people’s sports enthusiasm by carrying out various forms of ice and snow activities suitable for all ages. The picture shows skiers skiing at Daihai International Ski Resort in Liangcheng County, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.

  Yu Tao photo (image China)

  Children use their spare time to participate in various sports activities and experience sports fun. The picture shows a child playing table tennis in Hongdao Park, Tengzhou City, Shandong Province.

  Photo by Li Zhijun (image China)

  In recent years, all localities have been keeping close to the citizens’ fitness needs and constantly improving the urban sports fitness infrastructure. The picture shows the cultural and sports center in Sucheng District, Suqian City, Jiangsu Province, and the sports fitness square is put into use to attract nearby citizens to exercise.

  Photo by Xu Jianghai (Image China)

  中老年人越来越注重健康生活,享受运动乐趣。图为安徽省阜阳市的太极拳爱好者在公园内练习太极拳。

  王 彪摄(影像中国)

  全民健身如火如荼,群众运动热情高涨。图为广西壮族自治区柳州市融水苗族自治县汪洞乡,少儿足球队队员在比赛。

  龙 涛摄(影像中国)

  贵州省黔东南苗族侗族自治州从江县各中小学校积极开设体育运动类课程,帮助山里娃在体育锻炼中享受乐趣、增强体质。图为从江县刚边壮族乡中心小学的学生在校园运动会上拔河。

  罗京来摄(影像中国)

  体育强则中国强,国运兴则体育兴。习近平总书记强调:“体育是提高人民健康水平的重要手段,也是实现中国梦的重要内容,能为中华民族伟大复兴提供凝心聚气的强大精神力量。”近年来,全民健身国家战略深入实施,人民群众通过健身促进健康的热情日益高涨,健康中国和体育强国建设迈出新步伐。

  中国通过筹办冬奥会和推广冬奥运动,让冰雪运动进入寻常百姓家,实现了“带动3亿人参与冰雪运动”的目标。冰雪热潮正在大江南北涌动,全民健身在提高人民健康水平、促进人的全面发展、推动经济社会发展、展示国家文化软实力等方面的综合价值与多元功能得到充分发挥,为建设体育强国注入强劲动力。