The gold-medal winning wrestler demonstrated the best of the Olympic spirit when he shared this photograph with his more than 50,000 Twitter followers after beating Iran’s Sadegh Saeed Goudarzi. The image, which shows the American wrestler with his arm around the shoulders of the Iranian silver-medallist, included the caption, “Who’s says Iran and America don’t get along? Maybe I should be president!”
Social Self Portraits: Olympic Athletes’ Best Photos From London 2012
Amazing photos from the track and the pool fill the pages of magazines and the front pages of newspapers every Olympics. But thanks to social media and some camera-happy athletes we're now privy to some amazing behind-the-scenes shots as well.