100 Days To Go to Rio 2016!

100 Days To Go to Rio 2016!


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Philip Barker: Rio 2016 begins to shine a bit more brightly as Olympic flame lit in Ancient Olympia

Philip Barker: Rio 2016 begins to shine a bit more brightly as Olympic flame lit in Ancient Olympia

The Rio 2016 Olympic flame is now well underway in its majestic progress across Greece before making for Brazil, but there is something about the surroundings in Ancient Olympia that make the start of the journey very special indeed. The lighting ceremony has the capacity to inspire many emotions, but for the athletes of the world it serves as the ultimate clarion call for the Games.