2016 Rio Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.
The 2012 Summer Olympics torch relay was run from 19 May until 27 July, prior
to the London 2012 Summer Olympics. The torch bearer selection process was ...
The Olympic torch is rekindled from a "mother flame" that is kept in a protective
lantern case and is never extinguished. Before the Olympic games begin, an
A ceremony is performed several months before the games start. The torch is
ignited by using a parabolic mirror to concentrate the rays of the sun.
This legacy comes alive every four years when the ancient flame is rekindled for
a ... The tradition of lighting an Olympic flame comes from the ancient Greeks.
May 9, 2012 ... GUY WALTERS reveals the fascinating story of the Olympic flame, ... it had to be
rekindled properly from a back-up of the original flame.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=How Is the Olympic Torch Rekindled&v=Vor1_zjktyQ
Jul 21, 2015 ... English/Nat The Olympic torch has arrived in Atlanta following an 84-day ... the
majesty of the flame that was rekindled in the modern world one ...
and last torch-bearer. THE FLAME. Symbolism of fire. Antiquity: the fire in
Olympia. Lighting of the Olympic flame. TORCHES. Technology and design
Aug 5, 2016 ... Runners carry the Olympic Flame from Greece to Germany in 1936. .... Thinking
quickly, a nearby official rekindled it with another impressive ...
Jul 3, 2015 ... At the site of several of the events that took place in Athens 119 years ago, the
Olympic flame is rekindled, and the journey begins toward the ...