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.
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why is there an Olympic torch?#
we have the olympic torch to reprecent the countrey
where does the Olympic torch begin its journey?
we light the olympic torch becouse
The final Olympic torch bearer will use the torch to light the cauldron at the Olympic venue.
today the olympic torch is in uxbridge
people use the olympic torch to celebrate the olympic games
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 traveled by boats.
in olympia, in greece that is where the olympic torch is lit
The Olympic torch relay was invented in 1936.
the reason for the Olympic torch is that represents the olympics
It has 8,000 holes in the Olympic torch 2012
The reason for the lighting of the Olympic Torch is to continue a Greek tradition. In ancient times, the torch was lit at the opening of every Olympic Games.
There was no Olympic Torch ceremony until 1936, and no torch at the Ancient Olympics.
The Olympic Torch is estimated to be around 5 pounds.
Wayne Gretzky ran the Olympic torch for 2010
8000 people carry the olympic torch.
this year the Olympic torch will be led through Dundee
"the Olympic torch" is "la torche olympique" (fem.)
They use a drill to make holes in the Olympic Torch.
The olympic torch is extinguished at the end of the olympics?
No, there is not a summer and a winter olympic torch. There is only one torch. At the first olympic games ever held, the torch was lit, and it will never go out, so it just gets passed on to all of the olympic games that are held.
The Olympic torch was first lit in Olympia with a mirror focusing the beam of the sun onto the torch.