the Olympic and Paralympic torch was unveiled


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On Tuesday 25 July, the organizers of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games unveiled the Olympic torch. It will embody the values ​​of Paris 2024.

The Olympic and Paralympic torch will embody the values ​​of Paris 2024. This iconic object was unveiled on Tuesday 25 July. It will pass through more than 400 cities throughout France. With a symmetrical and refined shape to speak of agility and a golden champagne color, all in purification, to recall the Seine during the opening ceremony. Mathieu Lehanneur is the designer. “This torch is this key that prepares us, where we savor the wait. It is itself the object of transmission, cohesion, sharing”he says.

70cm tall

New and symbolic curves take the place of a more traditional style: tapered at the bottom and flared at the top. She is 70 centimeters tall and weighs 1.5 kilograms. The flashlight is all steel, completely recycled. 2,000 copies will be produced.

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