14 December 2012 Last updated at 06:58 GMT

Sports Personality of the Year: Meet Bradley Wiggins

Sports Personality of the Year contender Bradley Wiggins talks about the first Paul Weller track he ever bought and his aspirations to be a chef.

The Tour de France winner and Olympic time trial champion remembers watching Sports Personality when he was younger and describes the awards show as an institution.

The 2012 Sports Personality of the Year will be revealed at London's ExCeL arena on Sunday, 16 December.

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012

  • Venue: ExCel London
  • Date: Sunday, 16 December
  • Time: 19:30 GMT

Coverage: Live on BBC One, BBC Radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website