(School of Physical Education，South China Normal University，Guangzhou 510006，China)
Abstract: Through literature research, this paper reviewed the theoretical process, action plan and focus of work for the international women’s health promotion through physical activity, pointed out the main problems and barriers of the current women’s fitness in China, and put forward the strategy and implementation path for Chinese women’s health promotion by physical activity. The study found that physical activity as a social action and a public policy can intervene in women's individual and social life to promote women's overall health. As for the strategy of women’s health promotion by physical activity, women's individual health experience, their positions in social structure and the health actions are the three interactive factors which should be taken into account in the action frame. The aim is, through sports inventions, to cultivate women's individual and group health awareness, health behavior and health ability, while awakening concern and investment in women's health issues from the society, in order to empower women’s health capability significance by physical activity, and give full play to the function of international transmission of women’s sports health and the spread of health culture. The implementation of the strategy for women’s health promotion by physical activity needs to make sports an empowerment action and lifelong education for women's health through institutional built, social support, educational research and cultural communication at the layer from both the state, community and individual levels.
Key words: health promotion；physical activity；women’s health；health empowerment