the torch is lit 3-4 months before the date of the Olympics. the relay then takes place and is taken to the new venue of the olympics.
the reason for the Olympic torch is that represents the olympics
because it is to do with the Olympics.
There was no Olympic Torch ceremony until 1936, and no torch at the Ancient Olympics.
Where the Olympics are held.
lighting the olympic torch.
on a cannal boat
Summer OlympicsBeijing 2008 Olympic TorchAthens 2004 Olympic TorchSydney 2000 Olympic TorchAtlanta 1996 Olympic TorchBarcelona 1992 Olympic TorchSeoul 1988 Olympic TorchLos Angeles 1984 Olympic TorchMoscow 1980 Olympic TorchMontreal 1976 Olympic TorchMunich 1972 Olympic TorchMexico City 1968 Olympic TorchTokyo 1964 Olympic TorchRome 1960 Olympic TorchMelbourne 1956 Olympic TorchHelsinki 1952 Olympic TorchLondon 1948 Olympic TorchBerlin 1936 Olympic Torch
The first modern day Olympic torch was used in the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. The torch relay from Greece to the site of the Olympics was introduced in the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Carl Diem.
A regular person cannot purchase an Olympic torch. You can buy an Olympic torch replica on Amazon or Ebay. If you participate in the Olympics, you will be offered a chance to purchase an Olympic torch,
The Olympic torch start at Athens, Greece because that is where the first Olympics were held.
The Olympic torch relay always terminates in the central stadium of that year's Olympic Games.
The olympic torch is extinguished at the end of the olympics?
This is decided by the Hosting City. For example in 2012 London Olympics, the torch stayed in Olympic City.
Yes, it is amazing to hold the Olympic torch because you are not just holding a torch you are holding a torch that has been in the Olympics for 112 years
The Olympic flame is ignited after having passed the torch from one runner to the next over the course of the months prior to the Olympics. The final bearer touches the torch to the cauldron to start the ceremony. The FIRST torch is lit using the rays of the sun concentrated by a parabolic mirror- at the site of the ancient Olympics in Greece.
The Olympic Torch
1936 Berlin Olympics
yes because its good exercise
it represents the olympics