Tracking the torch

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 03 July, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 03 July, 2008, 12:00am

From May until the Games open in August, the Olympic torch is travelling from hand to hand through China. As it reaches each new province, this page will feature an in-depth profile, with relevant interviews, on the day it arrives in the province.

Today: Shaanxi

What is the torch route?

May Hainan, Guangdong, Fujian, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Shanghai, Jiangsu, Anhui, Hubei

June 3-5 Hunan

June 6-8 Guangxi

June 9-11 Yunnan

June 12-14 Guizhou

June 15-16 Chongqing

June 17-19 Xinjiang

June 19-21 Tibet

June 22-24 Qinghai

June 25-27 Shanxi

June 28 Gansu

June 29-July 1 Ningxia

July 2-4 Shaanxi

Provisional destinations for the rest of the relay route: Inner Mongolia, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning, Shandong, Henan, Hebei, Sichuan, Tianjin, Beijing

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