Erik Kynard

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    3 FEB 1991
USA's Erik Kynard competes in the high jump at the London 2012 Olympics (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
High Jump 2.37 Lausanne (Pontaise) 04 JUL 2013
High Jump 2.37 Doha (Hamad Bin Suhaim) 09 MAY 2014
High Jump 2.37 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 26 JUN 2015

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
High Jump 2.34 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 15 FEB 2014
High Jump 2.34 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 09 MAR 2014
High Jump 2.34 Boston (Roxbury), MA 28 FEB 2015

Progression - Outdoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2016 2.35 Birmingham (Alexander), GBR 05 JUN
2015 2.37 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 26 JUN
2014 2.37 Doha (Hamad Bin Suhaim) 09 MAY
2013 2.37 Lausanne (Pontaise) 04 JUL
2012 2.34 Des Moines (Drake Stadium), IA 07 JUN
2011 2.31 Des Moines (Drake Stadium), IA 30 APR
2010 2.25 Tucson, AZ 03 APR
2009 2.22 Greensboro, NC 20 JUN
2009 2.22 Toledo, OH 15 MAY
2008 2.15 Eugene, OR 03 JUL

Progression - Indoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2016 2.33 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR
2015 2.34 Boston (Roxbury), MA 28 FEB
2014 2.34 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 09 MAR
2014 2.34 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 15 FEB
2013 2.33 Manhattan, KS 16 FEB
2012 2.31 Albuquerque, NM 03 FEB
2011 2.31 Manhattan, KS 10 DEC
2011 2.33 Fayetteville, AR 12 FEB
2010 2.23 Ames, IA 27 FEB
2009 2.25 Ypsilanti, MI 21 FEB
2008 2.23 Findlay, OH 19 JAN

Honours - High Jump

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXXI Olympic Games 6 2.33 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 16 AUG 2016
IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 2.33 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR 2016
15th IAAF World Championships 8 2.25 Beijing (National Stadium) 30 AUG 2015
2nd IAAF Continental Cup 2014 5 2.31 Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 13 SEP 2014
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014 4 2.34 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 09 MAR 2014
14th IAAF World Championships 5 2.32 Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 2 2.33 London (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7q1 2.28 Daegu (DS) 30 AUG 2011
12th IAAF World Junior Championships 10q1 2.10 Bydgoszcz (Zdzislaw Krzyszkowiak) 11 JUL 2008