In the Holy Land of Olympia sacrifice, people also have to carry out sprint competition activities. Which athlete first took the torch from the priest's hand and lit the flame on the altar before Prometheus, who was the victor. He will also be regarded as a hero and respected by people.
The "Torch Relay" event at the Games began with the 11th Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany. At that time, German long-distance runners went to the Greek Olympia to light the torch, and then one by one the torch to the Berlin Sports ground.
At the first Olympic Games in 1959, China held the "torch relay" activities for the first time.