The olympic flame for the Summer olympic games in Tokyo will take place on Thursday lit in the Greek Olympia. Because of the corona virus was found and the ceremony took place behind closed doors.
The Greek olympic committee decided on Monday that there will be no spectators during the traditional ceremony in may. There were so many officers and a few journalists. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
It was the first time since 1984 that there was no audience at the ceremony. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
Actress, Xanthi Georgiou has played the role of a high priestess, that is, the flame is ignited by solar rays reflected in a parabolic mirror. (Photo: Reuters)
Olympia is the site where the ancient Olympic Games were held. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
Since 1936, the olympic flame with a torch and using a estafettetocht from Olympia to the host city and brought in. (Photo: Reuters)
International olympic committee president Thomas Bach delivered a speech in Olympia, where he will once again have the confidence expressed that the Games of the 24th of July to 9th of August to be able to go. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
The olympic torch will be on the 19th of march in Athens and handed over to the organisation of Tokyo 2020. After the start of the estafettetocht. (Photo: Pro-Shots)