During the countdown to the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on Sunday, 14 December, we will be looking at each of the 10 shortlisted contenders.
Swimmer Adam Peaty had an outstanding 2014 winning four golds at the European Championships, two golds at the Commonwealth Games and one gold at the British Championships.
You can vote for this year's BBC Sports Personality of the Year during the BBC One ceremony either by phone or online.
If you vote online you must register to have your say on 14 December. Find out how here.