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This study aims to examine the extent and pattern of participation of live athletics and use of leisure time by physically disabled-person. One hundread seventy four people aaged over 17 are included for the study, using guestionnaire. The result of the study would result in substantial help for program planners and staff for physically disabled-person. The following is the result of the study. 1) Physically-disabled persons held strong will to enhance their health through live athletics. 2) However, physically-disabled people mostly spent their time on staying at home and activities required mot much of physical movement. Especially they tended not to participate in sports. 3) Lack of athletic facilities was the main reason that physically-disabled person can hardly participate in live athletics. Thus expansion of athletic facilities for physically disabled- person would be the primary goal to improve their physical activities. 4) Physically-disabled person mostly engaged in free gymnastics and aesthetic gymnastics not in live athletics. 5) Respondents preferred to participate in formal and organized programs developed by persons interested in the sane subject or athletics leaders. 6) The main channels of gathering information on athletics were TV, radio, family members and friends. 7) Various live-athletics events managed by the government and social associations perceived to be unsatisfactory. 8) Most respondents thought that integration of athletics program for physically-disabled person and persons without physical disabilities together was 'all right' or "doesn't matter".