Melissa Tapper


Q1: Full name:

Melissa Tapper

Q2: Nickname:


Q3: How did you get involved in your sport?

Primary School

Q4: How often do you train a week & when do you get time off during the year?

6 days a week, throughout the year certain periods will enable a few days off but usually a week off around Christmas

Q5: Do you have a special routine or superstition before competing? 

I do must best to avoid superstitions

Q6: Favourite sport – outside of your own?


Q7: Do you follow a particular diet?

Just a healthy moderated lifestyle

Q8: Have you overcome serious injury or other set-backs?

Plenty of failures throughout the years, they motivated me to work harder

Q9: What about GC2018 excites you?

Competing for the first time in front of a home crowd!!

Q10: One question you get asked too often? 

Did I hurt my hand playing table tennis

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