The Clue of Art: A Philosophical Interpretation of Ancient Greek Sports from the Philosophy of Art

  • Yadong Ren


With the rapid development of society, sports play a more and more important role in people’s daily life. Since four years, the Olympic Games have participated in various sports events, such as the National Youth Games, the elderly Games and the disabled Games. From the current international situation, sports have played a smaller and smaller role in protecting the country, but sports are becoming more and more important in people’s daily life. The ancient Greek city-state was the city-state of the gods and the society of sacrifice. Sports in ancient Greece is a kind of card reader for sports development. Through the sports development and philosophical interpretation of ancient Greece, we can clearly realize the importance of sports to the present society. Sports have become an indispensable part of the daily life of ancient Greek citizens, especially as part of military training and good health. Based on the analysis of the development of ancient Greek sports and the philosophical thought of ancient Greek sports, this paper summarizes the basic characteristics of the development of ancient Greek sports. This paper compares the development of ancient Greek sports with that of Chinese sports, gives some similarities and differences in their development, and gives the direction of sports development in the future.