(1.School of History and Tourism，Shanxi Normal University，Taiyuan 030031，China； 2.School of Physical Education，Shanxi Normal Unvieristy，Taiyuan 030031，China 3.Postdoctoral Station，Chengdu Sport University，Chengdu 610041，China)
Abstract: This paper studied the women’s sports policy in Japan since 2005 by analyzing the driving factors, content, implementation effects, and implications to women’s sports policy in China. The results show that in 21 century, the perfection of women’s sports policy was driven by the factors including the social women policies, women sports social organization, preparations for Olympic games, and improving performance of female athletes. Japan has formed complete women’s sports policy system, which includes competitive sports policy that supporting female athletes, school sports policy that improving sports habit of adolescent girls, social sports policy that increasing sports participation of adult women, and sports organization policy that enhancing women’s power in sports. For the policy subjects, they has a clear goal, various implementation path, the effective operation, and these have all acquire higher achievements. And the implications to China are as follows: issuing a special women’s sports policies to form a complete women’s sports policy system; promoting a progressing circulation of women’s sports policy with different subjects from competitive sports, social sports, and school sports, which may be beneficial to all females; broadening implementation path of women’s sports policy and enhancing the normalization and operability for policy via related goals; and policy making should have an international perspective, and to draw lessons from foreign women;s sports policy.
Keywords: sports policy；the women’s sports；Japan