Adam George Peaty is a competitive breaststroke swimmer from England. He became the first British swimmer to win back-to-back Olympic gold medals when he won the 100-meter breaststroke event at the 2016 Summer Olympics and again at the 2020 Summer Olympics in 2021.
He has won the World Championship eight times, the European Championship sixteen times, and the Commonwealth Championship three times.
Peaty is largely recognized as the most successful sprint breaststroke swimmer of all time and the most successful breaststroke swimmer of his era.
He has broken 14 world records, becoming the first man to swim the 50-meter breaststroke in under 26 seconds and the 100-meter breaststroke in under 58 and 57 seconds.
Adam Peaty Siblings: James Peaty, Bethany Peaty, Richard Peaty
James Peaty, Bethany Peaty, and Richard Peaty were born in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire to Mark and Caroline Peaty. They attended St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Uttoxeter, Painsley Catholic College in Cheadle. They have been described as Adam’s biggest fans.