Torches of Inspiration

The torch includes traditional Korean elements
including two dragons symbolising the harmony
of East and West. It has a bright metal body with
a plastic and leather handle and was made by
the Korea Explosive Company Ltd.

The torch relay covered a 4,167.8 km route over
22 days through 21 cities and was carried by
1,467 torchbearers with thousands of assistants
and escorts.