Since the first Olympic games celebrated in the modern time, the Olympic Torch has become symbol of the peace between the continents (as well as the Olympians, that share this role in our modern celebration). It would b soooo kool to run in that relay. Imagine da hype you'd feel after doing that!!
It is the Olympic Torch!
a torch relay is when you are at the Olympics and the put a torch on fire its so cool!!
the torch relay is when people run a relay all the way from Olympia to the host country of the Olympics game holding the torch in their hands.
The Olympic torch relay was invented in 1936.
They have a torch relay to show they care about the world.
The Olympic Torch Relay starts in the Greek city of Olympia.
the olympic torch relay takes place in the United kingdom
The torch relay was invented in 1936, it was Carl Diem's idea, but if i am correct i believed it was create by Krupp.
The torch is not really one of her symbol's. The hearth is her main symbol. It represents her control of domestic life.
According to the New York times article the Olympic torch relay did not become a permanent part of the Olympics till the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
The torch is a symbol of enlightenment. The Statue of Liberty's torch lights the way to freedom showing us the path to Liberty.
Every torch-bearer in the relay is allowed to keep their individual torch.
every torch relay is different! this year (vancouver 2010 torch relay) the flame traveld 45, 000 km in over 106 days! making it way around the highest and the lowest point of canada!
They were trying to put the torch out in protest of China's occupation of Tibet.
usually people that enter the torch relay are mostly people from the country that hosts the olympic games that year.
There were no runners carrying the torch ... all carriers of the torch were on skis.
The Olympic torch is a remnant of the flame from the previous Olympic games. The relay itself is to unify countries and spread the Olympic spirit.
The ancient Greeks were not the first people to do the torch relay. The torch relays origin dates back to the 1930's and was started by Germany (Nazi Germany, at the time)
the holes in the relay represent 8thousnd pepole have carrid the flame and swaped for the relay
A torch sheds light, as does knowledge.