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The end of innocence

Updated: September 4, 2002, 12:27 PM ET
By Jim McKay | Special to ABC Sports Online

It was 30 years ago that Jim McKay was the anchor for ABC Sports' coverage of the Olympic Games in Munich. He sat down with ABC Sports for its documentary "Our Greatest Hopes, Our Worst Fears: The Tragedy of the Munich Games". Here is a transcript of what he had to say.

What happened on September 5th changed an awful lot of people, including me, in the most basic way we'd never imagined or dreamed. That was the first thing we saw live.

That day was the end of innocence in sports, and ...

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