OLYMPIC FLAME ON TINOS
Before the Olympic Games
of Athens 2004, the Olympic
Flame traveled to Tinos, after visiting other places of Greece.
Early in the morning of the 15th of July, the inhabitants of the island
had the opportunity to watch the torch- race and the torch- bearers
The band played the Olympic and the Greek National Hymns. Everybody
hold Greek flags. At about 08.30 am, the flame arrived on the heliport
by a helicopter Sinouk and the torch- race started from there. The Olympic
Flame, after several minutes arrived in the down town of Tinos where
everybody was waiting.
Then, children formed the Olympic Circles and presented different Olympic
Sports. The “ Olympic Celebration” ended with a performance of the Dancing
Group of Tinos.