There was no Olympic Torch ceremony until 1936, and no torch at the Ancient Olympics.
the olyimpic torch because it come before the real olympics
The ancient Olympics started in Olympus Greece.They starte off with the torch which yet is still in Greece.Hope this helps you can always try wikipedia.com
only romans and greeks were abliged to take part in the ancient olympics
The Olympic Flame or Olympic Torch is a symbol of the Olympic Games. Commemorating the theft of fire from the Greek god Zeus by Prometheus, its origins lie in ancient Greece, where a fire was kept burning throughout the celebration of the ancient Olympics.
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.
No. The ancient Olympics were a sports festival but also a religious festival celebrated in Greece by Greeks to honor the Greek gods.
The olympic torch represents the theft of fire from Zeus by Prometheus the giant. It also might represent a relay run in the late Ancient Olympics in which a team of runners passed a torch between them and the last runner lit a huge torch. It is a tradition to light the flame at the beginning of all Modern Olympics.
1996 torch bearers atlanta olympics