Honoring Those Who Died
This site honors the memory of David Berger, an American citizen who was one of 11 Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. David had no expectations of winning a medal but joined the Israeli weightlifting team to realize his dream - a dream which ended tragically. The Memorial is dedicated to his memory and the memory of the ten other athletes.Read More
Did You Know?
As a dual citizen raised in the U.S. and representing Israel, David Berger had no expectations of winning medals at the 1972 Munich Olympic games. Simply walking in the opening ceremonies was good enough for him and made his Olympic dream come true.