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Laurie Taitt

Full name: John Lawrence "Laurie" Taitt
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: March 28, 1934 in Georgetown, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana
Died: October 18, 2006 in Croydon, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Herne Hill Harriers, Mitcham (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Laurie Taitt had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 120 yards hurdles. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 120 yards hurdles he was eliminated in the semi-finals and in the 1966 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 120 yards hurdles he finished fifth. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for Guyana while he represented England in 1962 and 1966.

Personal Best: 110H - 14.1y (1963).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles Great Britain GBR 4 h2 r1/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Two 4 14.5 14,52
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