Olympic Opening Ceremony-London 2012. This series of photographs shows each of the 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame. Designed by Thomas Heatherwick.
The Marathon Tower at the Olympic Stadium in Amsterdam, where the first modern Olympic Flame burnt in 1928 Flame from the ancient games was reintroduced during the 1928 Games. An employee of the Electric Utility of Amsterdam lit the first Olympic flame in the Marathon Tower of the Olympic Stadium in Amsterdam. The modern convention of moving the Olympic Flame via a relay system from Greece to the Olympic venue began in 1936.
For the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo, a flying car (called Skydrive) will light the Olympic flame. Check out the link our bio to see how industry heavyweights like Toyota are pushing the boundaries on the automotive experience during the 2020 Summer Olympics.
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