the olympic torch relay takes place in the United kingdom
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.
They have a torch relay to show they care about the world.
usually people that enter the torch relay are mostly people from the country that hosts the olympic games that year.
The Olympic Torch Relay starts in the Greek city of Olympia.
1928 at the Amsterdam Games. The Olympic torch relay was introduced for the 1936 Berlin Games
The Olympic torch relay always terminates in the central stadium of that year's Olympic Games.
Every torch-bearer in the relay is allowed to keep their individual torch.
1936 Berlin Olympics
The Olympic torch relay of any Olympic games goes through various different, and numerous, destinations in the home country.
it was 4hrs long!
because they had that in the B.C.s
they hold a baton and runn
...flame in Olympic cauldron via the torch relay.
Tio advertaise the olpoc games.
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 Olympic torch went out while it was being carried by David Follett in the relay between Torrington and Bideford in Devon. The torch was re-lit by a standby flame which accompanies the torch in the chase vehicle.
It is the Olympic Torch!
The Olympic torch relay was a ritual that was introduced at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. It was intended to symbolize the "passing of the torch" of western civilization from the ancient Greeks to the Third Reich. Since then, the torch relay ritual has been "re-purposed" to symbolize the passing of the Olympic spirit or ideals from Greece to the hosting country.