The 1972 Olympic games were held in Munich, Germany. There were 21 sports on the program, three additional sports compared to the last Olympics - Archery, Handball, and Judo were returned to the program.
List of sports for the 1972 Olympics
- Aquatics (Swimming, Diving and Water Polo)
- Cycling (Road & Track)
- Field Hockey
- Gymnastics (Artistic)
- Modern Pentathlon
- Volleyball (Indoor)
- Weight Lifting
- Wrestling (Greco-Roman and Freestyle)
- list of sports for every Olympiad
- number of sports at each Olympiad
- The changes to the sports program for each Olympiad
- See details of sport selections
- About Discontinued Olympic Sports.
- How sports are selected for the Olympics