The Olympic flame is a symbol of the Olympic Games. Commemorating the theft
of fire from the ... The first fire of the Olympic Winter Games was introduced at the
IV Olympic Winter Games 1936 in Garm...
Apr 21, 2016 ... The Olympic flame for the Olympic Games Rio 2016 was lit today in ... April at the
Panathenaic Stadium, site of the first modern Olympic Games ...
From the lighting ceremony in Olympia to the latest Torch Relay news, learn
about the significance of the flame and view video highlights from past relays.
Apr 20, 2016 ... It's the place where the flame for the Modern Olympics is being lit. ... flame, and
the Olympic Torch Relay that follows, happened for the first time ...
Apr 21, 2016 ... The Olympic Torch Lighting Ceremony for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games took ...
But first, the flame will spend a week traveling around Greece, including a ...
Since 1964, the Winter Games torch relay has begun in Olympia.
Apr 13, 2016 ... The Olympic flame is lit by the sun's rays using a parabolic mirror and a ...
Giovane Gavio is first Brazilian to carry 2016 Rio Olympic flame ...
Sep 29, 2013 ... The Olympic flame-lighting ceremony for the 2014 Winter Games in ... The flames
were then used to light the first Olympic torch, which was ...
May 17, 2012 ... The ritual of the Olympic torch relay originated not in ancient Greece, but in ...
While the Olympic torch relay evokes the spirit of ancient Greece, it was first
concocted by a ... the flame from the cradle of the ancient Olympics to Berlin's
Olympic ... by German chemists to stay lit regardless of weather conditio...
Aug 5, 2016 ... This evening, billions of people from around the world will tune in to watch the
opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
Jul 27, 2012 ... 2002 Winter Olympics – Salt Lake City, Utah. This one was ... It was the first time
that glass had been used in the lighting of the Cauldron. 9.