INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE
BEST ROADSHOW AT BEA WORLD 2017
The Rio 2016 Torch Relay began on May 4, 2016, and in only 14 days, it has already touched all who have participated, near or far, in a unique and profound way. Each passing day, the journey takes us to a place of wonder and excitement, filled with emotions and joy. Each picture taken during this journey immortalised the most memorable moments of the Torch Relay. From young children to elderly men, we see everyone taking part in this wonderful journey whose aim is to showcase the Olympics to all Brazilians and the world. It Involved more than 250 cities, 12,000 torch bearers in 90 days. The Torch Relay ended on August 5, 2016, the day of the official Olympic opening ceremony.