|（Department of Physical Education，Guangdong University of Technology，Guangzhou 510006，China）
Abstract: Ecological sport is a sports conception formed via comprehensive retrospection of and multi-party efforts in modern sport along such two dimensions as natural environment and social humanistic environment under the guidance of the view of ecological civilization. Ecological sport emphasizes ecological awareness and ecological thinking of the main body of sport, focusing on the harmonization, interaction, mutual caring and symbiosis be-tween sport and environment. Ecological sport has provided modern sport with a good choice in terms of develop-ment orientation. Beijing Olympic Games has greatly boosted the realization and perfection of ecological sport. Having been blended with such three major conceptions as “Green Olympics”, “Scientific Olympics” and “Human-istic Olympic”, ecological sport will boost the development of the human society into a pollution free, peaceful, fair, scientific and harmonious society.
Key words: ecological sport；modern sport；natural environment；social humanistic environment