Coca-Cola will offer young people the chance to carry the Olympic flame

Coca-Cola will offer young people the chance to carry the Olympic flame

The Coca-Cola Co is to sponsor the London 2012 Olympic torch relay.

As a partner of the International Olympic Committee and sponsor of the 2012 games, Coca-Cola said today (26 May) that it will offer young people the chance to apply to carry the Olympic flame.

Sanjay Guha, president of Coca-Cola Great Britain and Ireland, said: “We are thrilled to be sponsoring the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. We look forward to giving young people from across the UK the chance to carry the Olympic flame.”

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In January, Coca-Cola launched a campaign in the US to coincide with the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Canada.