Ukraine-born wrestler Olga Butkevych  is eligible to compete for Team GB at the London Olympics after receiving a British passport. The 26-year-old was among a group of Eastern European athletes brought over to train with the GB squad in 2007.

Ukraine-born wrestler Olga Butkevych is eligible to compete for Team GB at the London Olympics after receiving a British passport. The 26-year-old was among a group of Eastern European athletes brought over to train with the GB squad in 2007.

British wrestlers frustrated over the recruitment of Eastern-European athletes for the GB team.

British wrestlers frustrated over the recruitment of Eastern-European athletes for the GB team.

Team GB's James Cracknell, Steve Redgrave, Tim Foster and Matthew Pinsent celebrate gold in the Men's Coxless Four Rowing Final at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.

Team GB's James Cracknell, Steve Redgrave, Tim Foster and Matthew Pinsent celebrate gold in the Men's Coxless Four Rowing Final at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.

My British genes are truly proud tonight.  Let the games begin! Stay calm and go for the GOLD! 7/27/12

My British genes are truly proud tonight. Let the games begin! Stay calm and go for the GOLD! 7/27/12

Lee Brunton of Great Britain takes on the Iranian defense in the Men's Team Football 5-a-side B1 on day 6 of the Paralympic Games. (Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Lee Brunton of Great Britain takes on the Iranian defense in the Men's Team Football 5-a-side B1 on day 6 of the Paralympic Games. (Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Luke Campbell, British Olympic Boxer, signed with Select Models, following the London 2012 Olympics. Shown here in a  shoot for Vogue Magazine's June 2012 issue by photographer Peter Lindbergh. The 24 year-old Campbell won a gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics.

Luke Campbell, British Olympic Boxer, signed with Select Models, following the London 2012 Olympics. Shown here in a shoot for Vogue Magazine's June 2012 issue by photographer Peter Lindbergh. The 24 year-old Campbell won a gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics.

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