By Michael Thomsen For Dailymail.com
Published: 00:35 GMT, 1 February 2020 | Updated: 00:38 GMT, 1 February 2020
Today in Japan, the official torch that will be used in the 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay leading up to the Summer Games in Tokyo was unveiled.
The torch was designed by Shinfuji Burner Co, has produced camping stoves, gas lanterns and a variety of other gas illumination devices.
The design features a central cylinder wreathed by five outer cylinders meant to evoke the five petals of the cherry blossom flower.
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The torch for the official 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay was unveiled in Japan, designed by Shinfuji Burner Co.
Each of the five outer cylinders will carry a flame that will mix together at the top of the torch, and the center cylinder will have a second blue flame made with a higher oxygen mixture that will allow it to withstand extreme weather.
According to a report in The Asahi Shimbun, the flame will be able to withstand winds of up to 38mph and rainfalls of up to two inches per hour.
‘It would be unforgivable if the flame were to die out