Messegelände is the German word for exhibition centre, fair grounds. Especially, the Messegelände is a series of twenty buildings located in the greater Munich, Germany area. During the 1972 Summer Olympics, five of these venues served as host to the fencing, the fencing part of modern pentathlon, judo, weightlifting, and wrestling events.
Fechthalle 1 [ edit ]
These two halls, 11 and 12, played host to the fencing competitions for these games. Hall 11 was used as an entrance for spectators while Hall 12 was a competition area. They hosted the fencing finals.
Fechthalle 2 [ edit ]
Hall 20 hosted the semifinals of the fencing competitions along with the fencing part of the modern pentathlon event for the 1972 Games.
Gewichtheberhalle [ edit ]
Hall 7 hosted the weightlifting competitions during the 1972 Games.
Judo- und Ringerhalle [ edit ]
Hall 14, the only one that was newly built, hosted the judo and wrestling competitions.
References [ edit ]
Barkarby, Djurgårdsbrunnsviken, Kaknäs, Östermalm Athletic Grounds, Stockholm Olympic Stadium
Fontainebleau, Le Stand de Tir de Versailles, Piscine des Tourelles, Stade de Colombes
Amersfoort, Hilversum, Olympic Sports Park Swim Stadium, Schermzaal, Zeeburg Shooting Grounds
160th Regiment State Armory, Los Angeles Police Pistol Range, Riviera Country Club, Sunset Fields Golf Club, Swimming Stadium
Döberitz, Haus des Deutschen Sports, Olympic Swimming Stadium, Ruhleben, Wannsee Golf Course
Aldershot, Bisley National Rifle Association Ranges, Royal Military Academy
Oaklands Hunt Club, Royal Exhibition Building, Swimming/Diving Stadium, Williamstown
Acqua Santa Golf Club Course, Palazzo dei Congressi, Passo Corese, Stadio Olimpico del Nuoto, Umberto I Shooting Range
Asaka Nezu Park, Asaka Shooting Range, Kemigawa, National Gymnasium, Waseda Memorial Hall
Campo Militar 1, Fernando Montes de Oca Fencing Hall, Francisco Márquez Olympic Pool, Vicente Suárez Shooting Range
Messegelände Fechthalle 2, Olympiastadion, Riding Facility, Riem; Schießanlage, Schwimmhalle
Montreal Botanical Garden, Olympic Equestrian Centre, Bromont; Olympic Pool, Olympic Shooting Range, L'Acadie; Winter Stadium, Université de Montréal
CSKA Football Fieldhouse, Dynamo Shooting Range, Swimming Pool - Olimpisky, Trade Unions' Equestrian Complex
Coto de Caza, Heritage Park Aquatic Center
Jamsil Indoor Swimming Pool, Mongchontoseong, Olympic Fencing Gymnasium, Seoul Equestrian Park, Taenung International Shooting Range
1992 Cross-country course,
Mollet del Vallès Shooting Range, Palau de la Metal·lúrgia, Piscines Bernat Picornell, Real Club de Polo de Barcelona
Georgia International Horse Park, Georgia Tech Aquatic Center, Georgia World Congress Center
Sydney Baseball Stadium, Sydney International Aquatic Centre, The Dome and Exhibition Complex
Olympic Modern Pentathlon Centre
Olympic Green Convention Center, Olympic Sports Centre, Ying Tung Natatorium
Aquatics Centre, Greenwich Park, Copper Box, Royal Artillery Barracks
Deodoro Modern Pentathlon Park