German soldiers dive in full field equipment in a pre-game show at the Olympic swimming trials at Halberstadt. July 27, 1936. With the Olympics set to begin in just a few short weeks, it’s interesting to see look back on how the Nazis perfected the 1936 Olympic games as a giant marketing/propaganda machine. The Nazi Olympics: Berlin 1936 | Sports as Military Training

July 15, 2008

German soldiers dive in full field equipment in a pre-game show at the Olympic swimming trials at Halberstadt. July 27, 1936.

With the Olympics set to begin in just a few short weeks, it’s interesting to see look back on how the Nazis perfected the 1936 Olympic games as a giant marketing/propaganda machine.

The Nazi Olympics: Berlin 1936 | Sports as Military Training

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