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1997 Special Olympics torch relay

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

1997 Special Olympics torch relay

report (to accompany H. Con. Res. 67) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Special Olympics,
  • Sports for people with disabilities -- Washington (D.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSpecial Olympics torch relay
    SeriesReport / 105th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 105-92
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14469653M
    OCLC/WorldCa37174954

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    Special Olympics to Unite the USA in the First-Ever Unified Relay Across America presented By Bank of America Hitting Every State Over 46 days, Thousands Will Carry the Flame of Hope Lighting the. Special Olympics athletes will speak as well. Sgt. Eade has been participating in the run since The actual Torch Run Relay is an awareness campaign to highlight united law enforcement efforts to benefit Special Olympics and create excitement for the Special Olympics .

    Participants in the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run gather at Powers Park in Lyndonville before embarking on a near mile run to St. Johnsbury on Thursday, June 6, Today, the Torch Run has grown to include more than runs in 50 nations. Since its inception 34 years ago, more than , law enforcement officers have raised $ million for the Special Olympics movement worldwide. The Torch Run has become the largest grassroots fundraiser for Special Olympics.


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1997 Special Olympics torch relay by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Download PDF EPUB FB2

Authorizing the Special Olympics Torch Relay to be run through the Capitol Grounds, H.R. Con. Res. 67, th Cong. Get this from a library.

Special Olympics torch relay: report (to accompany H. Con. Res. 67) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.].

IOC. Start date: 19 DecemberOlympia (Greece) End date: 7 FebruaryMulti-purpose Stadium, Nagano (Japan) (Italy) 1997 Special Olympics torch relay book torchbearer: Vassilis Dimitriadis, Olympic participant in alpine skiing (, ).

He was also the first torchbearer in Greece for the relay of the Winter Games in Vancouver. Last torchbearer: Midori Ito, Olympic participant in figure. Summary of - th Congress (): Authorizing the Special Olympics Torch Relay to be run through the Capitol Grounds.

The Olympic flame is a symbol used in the Olympic is also a symbol of continuity between ancient and modern games. Several months before the Olympic Games, the Olympic flame is lit at Olympia, ceremony starts the Olympic torch relay, which formally ends with the lighting of the Olympic cauldron during the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games.

In the "unified" spirit of the Relay, local Special Olympics athletes will also take part, including Barrington resident Special Olympics USA athlete Jacob McManus, who will.

The Olympic flame and The TOrch relay The relay aT The mOdern Olympic Games 6 The relay a T The mOdern Olympic Games a mOdern invenTiOn inspired by anTiquiTy The Olympic Torch Relay is now a powerful symbol of understanding and brotherhood among peoples.

Contrary to what people could imagine, this tradition does not go back to the Games in Olympia. The relay of the Olympic flame that arrived to Japan from Greece on March 20 will start Thursday as planned in northeastern Fukushima prefecture but will be carried by a lantern via a vehicle. Several months prior to the start of the Olympics, officials in Greece light the Olympic torch to signal the beginning of the Olympic torch relay.

This relay continues until the cauldron is lit at the Olympic Games. If youre shopping for memorabilia from the Olympics, youll find new and vintage Olympic Torch items from various events on eBay.

Last week’s Channel 7 documentary highlighting the Opening Ceremony also touched upon the Olympic Torch Relay, a topic with a V8 Supercar connection.

Holden was a major sponsor of the Olympics and indeed the Torch Relay, meaning plenty of its star drivers of the time carried the flame during its journey from Athens in Greece to Sydney in.

The Summer Olympics opening ceremony was held at the Beijing National Stadium, also known as the Bird's began at China Standard Time on Friday, 8 Augustas the number 8 is considered to be auspicious. The number 8 is associated with prosperity and confidence in Chinese culture.

The artistic part of the ceremony comprised two parts titled "Brilliant Civilization" and. A runner holding an Olympic torch practices lighting a cauldron during a rehearsal for the Olympics torch relay in Tokyo on Feb.

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The torch will then burn in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum during the Olympics, which begin July The ambitious journey planned for the torch begins at.

The Olympic torch relay is the ceremonial relaying of the Olympic flame from Olympia, Greece, to the site of an Olympic was first performed at the Berlin Games, and has taken place prior to every Games since.

Although in the past some Olympic organizing committees organized torch relays which encompassed multiple countries, the International Olympic Committee now restricts. Special Olympics North Carolina is the official charity of the North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police. All law enforcement officers participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics are volunteers.

No professional solicitors or promotional companies are authorized to solicit on behalf of this event. Locally, the relay began Wednesday evening as members of the district attorney’s office picked up the torch at the Santa Barbara County line and trekked 11 miles to downtown Ventura.

The Olympic Torch Relay begins with the torch lighting in Olympia, Greece. From there, the journey to the host city varies from year to year.

The Olympic Games Organizing Committee (OCOG) determines the route, as well as the theme, modes of transportation for the torch, and the stops that it will take along its way to the Opening Ceremony.

The torch is generally carried from one country to. The Olympic torch relay was the brainchild of Carl Diem, the chief organizer of the Berlin Games, who envisioned an unprecedented succession of. Find great deals on eBay for antique olympic torch. Shop with confidence. Thousands of police officers hit the streets this week in a statewide relay race to raise money for Special Olympics.

From one community to the next, the torch. Special Olympics athlete Joseph Gorin gazes at Irvine Police Chief Mike Hamel, right, as they hold the Special Olympics torch in Irvine during a relay run for the Special Olympics Southern.