Mel Nicholls was a part of a British one-two-three at the IPC Athletics World Championshipsin 2015 finishing behind Hannah Cockroft and ahead of Kare Adenegan.
Nicholls pushed Cockroft all the way a year earlier at the IPC Athletics European Championships in the 800m - again winning silver - and also took bronze in the 100m.
The Coventry athlete competed at London 2012 and turned out for her second Paralympic Games in 2016 where she finished fifth in the 800m.
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