BBC Sport - Get Inspired: What inspired the top sports stars?

What inspired the top sports stars?

BBC Sport's Tina Daheley speaks to some of the world's top sport stars about what inspired them to get into the career they did.

The likes of heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill, Tour de France champion Chris Froome and Welsh rugby star Leigh Halfpenny share their inspirational tales whilst on the red carpet at the 2013 Sports Personality of the year awards.

If you want to follow in the footsteps of these sporting greats, check out our 'Get Inspired' pages.