The Olympic torch presented
Gold plated aluminum relay has a triangular shape, because of three Olympics in London, and has 8.000 holes, which symbolize the number of its holders.
The torch, which is made of aluminum and covered with gilding, has triangular shape and symbolizing the fact that the London hosted Olympics in 1908, 1948 and 2012.
The entire surface of the torch is covered with 8.000 circles which represent the total number of holders of a relay team and the trip distance of 8.000 miles, which will go to London on 27th July, when the Olympic Games will be officially opened.
Olympic flame in the capital of England comes from the Greek on 18th May 2012.
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