|（School of Physical Education，Fujian Normal University，Fuzhou 350108，China）
Abstract: Under the background of reinforcement of the government’s public functions, understanding the histori-cal mission of sport public services all over again from the perspective of the development of mankind itself will be no doubt helpful for us to grasp the contents of supply and characteristics of sports public services. The development of civilization resulted in the natural helplessness and degeneration of the human body at the same time it exerted the cultural nature of the human body to the extreme, while sport as a special form of body movement is the artistic result and scientific achievement of mankind preventing the natural degeneration of the human body. In order to not let the human body degenerate during civilization, and to actively deal with tremendous threats brought to mankind by modern civil diseases, sports public services should undertake the historical mission to salvage and care the natural body of mankind, practically ensure every citizen’s need for body care, and in public body care closely re-lated tangible products provided, strengthen the guidance and cultivation of the view of national sports fitness.
Key words: sports culture；sports public services；body degeneration；body culture