Melissa Straker-Taylor

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMelissa Natasha•Straker-Taylor
Used nameMelissa•Straker-Taylor
Born23 January 1976
Measurements181 cm / 71 kg
NOC Barbados


Married to Dave Taylor, Barbadian record holder in the discus.

Personal Best: 400 – 52.26 (1996).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1996 Summer Olympics Athletics BAR Melissa Straker
400 metres, Women (Olympic) 6 h5 r1/4
2000 Summer Olympics Athletics BAR Melissa Straker-Taylor
4 × 400 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Barbados 5 h3 r1/2

Special Notes