The IOC President, Thomas Bach, paid tribute to Baron Pierre de Coubertin this afternoon, in Ancient Olympia, one day before the lighting of the Olympic Flame for the O.G. "Rio 2016".
The Dress Rehearsal for the Lighting Ceremony of the Olympic Flame for the “RIO 2016” Olympic Games was successfully held.
The detailed route for the Torch Relay for Rio Olympics in Greece
The Flame for the Olympic Games “Rio 2016” will be lit on Thursday, April 21, at 12:00 in Ancient Olympia, in the presence of the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. Prokopis Pavlopoulos.