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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.

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Who ran the torch relay in 1936?

a torch relay is when you are at the Olympics and the put a torch on fire its so cool!!


When was the Olympic torch relay revived?

The Olympic torch relay was invented in 1936.


Why does every Olympic Games have a torch relay?

They have a torch relay to show they care about the world.


When is the torch relay starting for the 2012 Olympics?

The Olympic Torch Relay starts in the Greek city of Olympia.


Where does the olympic torch relay take place?

the olympic torch relay takes place in the United kingdom


How has the torch relay become a symbol of protest?

I dont know anything about "relay", but think about it, you can burn stuff with a torch.


Who invented the torch relay?

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.


Who gets to keep olympic torch?

Every torch-bearer in the relay is allowed to keep their individual torch.


How long is the olympic torch relay?

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!


Who enters in the Olympic torch relay?

usually people that enter the torch relay are mostly people from the country that hosts the olympic games that year.


What was unique about the torch relay for the1952 games in Norway?

There were no runners carrying the torch ... all carriers of the torch were on skis.


Why is there an Olympic torch relay?

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.


Where did the torch relay start?

in Greece


Did the Ancient Greeks do the torch relay in the Olympic games?

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)


How far does each person carry the olympic torch in the torch relay?

300 mts


What does the torch relay represent?

the holes in the relay represent 8thousnd pepole have carrid the flame and swaped for the relay


Where does the Olympic torch relay begin?

Canada


What is the story behind the torch relay?

cheesepuffs


How long does the torch relay take?

It takes over 100 days to complete the relay


How many people are running in the torch relay of 2010?

The Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay estimated over 12,000 Torchbearers, while the Singapore version 2010 was 2400 Torchbearers.


What issues China faced during olympic torch relay?

They faced the humilation of protesters trying to put out the torch over an invation of Tibet. Kind of useless becaus it just a fire on a torch. The protesters are quite dim. If the fire goes out, the torch relay people will just relight it.


How long does the torch relay go on for?

fro ever


How many days for the torch relay?

11 days


Which of the Olympics Games was the torch relay introduced?

france


What cities will the torch relay pass through in 2012?

me