|（School of Physical Education，Putian University，Putian 351100，China)
Abstract: Referring to the experience of foreign greenway leisure sports area construction, is conducive to boosting emerging greenway leisure sports area construction in China; by means of such methods as literature data, field ob-servation and logic analysis, the author analyzed such development cases as Blue Ridge Road in the United States, “Romantic Road” in Germany, “Green Chain” in southeast London, UK, and Ring Road in Ljubljana City, Slovenia, etc. The author concluded that currently international greenway leisure sports area construction is developing toward such trends as systematic construction, humanized construction, diversified construction, featured construction, leisure experience, etc. Proposals for China: enhance the integrity and scientificity of greenway leisure sports area construc-tion; optimize structures, value developing basic leisure sports greenways; constantly expand the multiple values of greenway leisure; establish corresponding laws, policies and industrial standards; build a greenway leisure sports area development system participated by various parties in a coordinated way.
Key words: leisure sports；leisure sports area；greenway