The Olympic flame is a symbol of the Olympic Games. Commemorating the theft
of fire from the Greek god Zeus by Prometheus, its origins lie in ancient Greece, ...
From the lighting ceremony in Olympia to the latest London 2012 Torch Relay
news Learn about the origin and significance of the flame or travel back in time to
Follow the Olympic Torch Relay to Rio! Over 12000 torchbearers will carry the
Olympic flame through 329 Brazilian cities between May 3-Aug 5, 2016.
May 4, 2016 ... The Olympic flame is due to arrive in Brazil on Tuesday, where it will be carried
on a relay route designed to showcase its beauty and diversity.
Today, the Olympic flame is lit in front of the ruins of the Temple of Hera in
Olympia, Greece. The flame emphasizes the connection between the ancient
Apr 21, 2016 ... The flame for the Olympic Games in Brazil is lit in southern Greece before it is
taken on an international torch relay ahead of the opening ...
Apr 21, 2016 ... The official countdown to this year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics has begun with the
lighting of the torch at the site of the ancient Games, which ...
At least two dozen people with diabetes made it to the Olympics in 2012, see who
has carried the diabetes torch in the past to represent the community.
Apr 21, 2016 ... The Olympic torch has been lit in southern Greece, kicking off the countdown to
The Torch Relay - Every two years, the Olympic torch makes its way through a
huge relay to the Opening Ceremony that kicks off the Olympic Games. Learn all