Irina Rodnina

Irina Rodnina, right, and Vladislav Tretyak approach the the Olympic cauldron as they prepare to light it during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on Feb. 7, 2014. (credit: Matt Slocum - Pool/Getty Images)

Russian Who Lit Olympic Cauldron Tweeted Racist Picture Of Obamas Last Year

A three-time gold medalist who lit the Sochi Olympic cauldron Friday tweeted a racist picture last year of the Obamas.