（Tianjin University of Sports，Tianjin 300381，China）
Abstract: After the Beijing Olympic Games, the sport in China has entered into a new stage of development for becoming a sport powerful nation. Carrying forward the conception and spirit of legislative Olympics and deepening the reform and innovation of sports system mechanisms have formed closer institutional dependence on modern legislation. For building a sport powerful nation, we must face such legislative needs as building legislative sport, ensuring sports rights, taking social administrative actions according to laws, nurturing social foundations, perfect-ing legislative procedures, and promoting legislative capacities, take various challenges existing in the development in reality, and actively boost the reform and development of sport in China and the construction of sports legislation.
Key words: sports law；sport powerful nation；legal construction；the culture of the rule of law