|（1.Department of Wushu，Wuhan Sports University，Wuhan 430079，China；2.School of Physical Education，Hubei University，Wuhan 430062，China）
Abstract: The booming of nonmaterial cultural heritages originated from people’s vigilance over modern crises and retrospection on modern conditions. By means of literature data, field investigation and interview, the authors real-ized that “CAI LI FO” has a unique name, advanced ideology of martial arts, as well as scientific and practical box-ing techniques, containing rich oriental cultural features. The authors analyzed the ways to inherit the national non-material heritage of CAI LI FO boxing, i.e. functional department of the local government establish a series of pro-tective measures for the nonmaterial cultural heritage of CAI LI FO boxing; fully utilize the “Movie and TV Sensa-tion” effect and media to intensify its influence; show the cultural connotation and national spirit of CAI LI FO box-ing via academic and cultural communication; hold a series of Wushu competitions to boot its own brand and popu-larity. The author put forward problems to be noted by CAI LI FO boxing in inheritance, which are provided with an important referential value for avoiding and preventing the inheritance and sustainable development of other non-material cultural heritages.
Key words: traditional national sport；nonmaterial cultural heritage；CAI LI FO boxing