The Rio Olympic torch and torch relay route were unveiled on Friday, 399 days out from the opening of the 2016 Rio Games.
The unique design of the torch incorporates “Brazilian flair,” the… 421 more words
Today marks the 500-day mark until the 2016 Summer Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 5. Local organizers joined in the celebration by releasing the… 1,427 more words
Olympic torch from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Mikhail Metzel)
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 29 (Reuters) – The 2016 Olympic torch relay will pass through nearly 250 cities in Brazil, giving 90 percent of the population the chance to see it, before finishing in Rio. 173 more words