|Organizers of XX Olympic Games in Munich took into account the experience of Rome, Tokyo and Mexico City and have done everything possible to surpass achievements of its predecessors. In west Munich was built and Olympic grandiose complex of sports facilities - "Oberschleißheim". It includes – originally designed stadium, all-purpose sports palace, indoor cycling track and swimming pool. Also there was built a rifle range, a rowing canal, and horseman sports range and other sports facilities.
These Games were second Olympic Games held in Germany. Organizers by all means worked to present Germany in a new, pacific and open view to the whole world.
During these Games, Palestinian terrorists violently killed all of Israeli team members. This occurrence was named as "Munich Massacre".
Given the unusual influx of visitors, the organizers performed the reconstruction of Munich center, built subway lines, new road to the city, hotels and more. To accommodate sportsmen, was built a huge Olympic Village, able to accommodate 10-15 thousand people.|