Erik KYNARD

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    03 FEB 1991
    ATHLETE'S CODE
    14243470
USA's Erik Kynard competes in the high jump at the London 2012 Olympics (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's High Jump 48 1185
Men's Overall Ranking 1318 1185

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's High Jump 45 for 1 week
Men's Overall Ranking 1288 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
100 Metres 14.77 +0.4 Life College, Marietta, GA (USA) 15 AUG 2020 122
110m Hurdles (99.0cm) 14.80 * NWI Toledo, OH (USA) 13 MAY 2009 0
300 Metres Hurdles 39.35 Toledo, OH (USA) 13 MAY 2009 0
High Jump 2.37 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 04 JUL 2013 1242
Long Jump 7.16 +1.7 Lawrence, KS (USA) 17 APR 2010 956

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
High Jump 2.34 National Indoor Arena, Birmingham (GBR) 15 FEB 2014 1215
Long Jump 7.15 Ypsilanti, MI (USA) 28 MAR 2009 954

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
High Jump 2.30 CVEATC, Chula Vista, CA (USA) 03 APR 2021 1179

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
High Jump 2.20 Ocean Breeze Athl. Complex, New York, NY (USA) 13 FEB 2021 1090

Outdoor

100 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2020 14.77 +0.4 Life College, Marietta, GA (USA) 15 AUG 2020

Outdoor

300 Metres Hurdles

Performance Place Date
2009 39.35 Toledo, OH (USA) 13 MAY 2009

Outdoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2021 2.30 CVEATC, Chula Vista, CA (USA) 03 APR 2021
2020 2.21 Life College, Marietta, GA (USA) 08 AUG 2020
2018 2.29 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 26 MAY 2018
2017 2.30 New York, NY (USA) 06 JUL 2017
2016 2.35 Alexander Stadium, Birmingham (GBR) 05 JUN 2016
2015 2.37 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 26 JUN 2015
2014 2.37 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 09 MAY 2014
2013 2.37 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 04 JUL 2013
2012 2.34 Des Moines, IA (USA) 07 JUN 2012
2011 2.31 Des Moines, IA (USA) 30 APR 2011
2010 2.25 Tucson, AZ (USA) 03 APR 2010
2009 2.22 Greensboro, NC (USA) 20 JUN 2009
2008 2.15 Eugene, OR (USA) 03 JUL 2008

Outdoor

Long Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2010 7.16 +1.7 Lawrence, KS (USA) 17 APR 2010

Indoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2020/21 2.20 Ocean Breeze Athl. Complex, New York, NY (USA) 13 FEB 2021
2019/20 2.26 Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM (USA) 14 FEB 2020
2017/18 2.31 Manhattan, KS (USA) 03 FEB 2018
2016/17 2.31 BarclayCard, Birmingham (GBR) 18 FEB 2017
2015/16 2.33 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 19 MAR 2016
2014/15 2.34 Boston, MA (USA) 28 FEB 2015
2013/14 2.34 National Indoor Arena, Birmingham (GBR) 15 FEB 2014
2012/13 2.33 Manhattan, KS (USA) 16 FEB 2013
2011/12 2.31 Manhattan, KS (USA) 10 DEC 2011
2010/11 2.33 Fayetteville, AR (USA) 12 FEB 2011
2009/10 2.23 Ames, IA (USA) 26 FEB 2010
2008/09 2.24 Ypsilanti, MI (USA) 28 MAR 2009
2007/08 2.14 Landover, MD (USA) 15 MAR 2008
2006/07 2.10 Findlay, OH (USA) 21 JAN 2007

Indoor

Long Jump

Performance Place Date
2009/10 7.06 Manhattan, KS (USA) 16 JAN 2010
2008/09 7.15 Ypsilanti, MI (USA) 28 MAR 2009

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.33 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 07 AUG 2012
6. High Jump 2.33 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 16 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
4. High Jump 2.32 Luzhniki, Moskva (RUS) 15 AUG 2013
8. High Jump 2.25 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 30 AUG 2015

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. High Jump 2.33 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 19 MAR 2016
3. High Jump 2.34 Ergo Arena, Sopot (POL) 09 MAR 2014
4. High Jump 2.29 Birmingham (GBR) 01 MAR 2018

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
4. High Jump 2.31 Le Grande Stade, Marrakesh (MAR) 13 SEP 2014

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.32 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 09 SEP 2016
1. High Jump 2.33 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 06 MAY 2016
1. High Jump 2.37 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 09 MAY 2014

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.29 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 10 JUL 2016
1. High Jump 2.37 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 26 JUN 2015
1. High Jump 2.35 Sacramento, CA (USA) 28 JUN 2014
1. High Jump 2.28 Drake Stadium, Des Moines, IA (USA) 23 JUN 2013

Honours - National Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.26 Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM (USA) 14 FEB 2020
1. High Jump 2.30 Albuquerque, NM (USA) 17 FEB 2018
1. High Jump 2.30 Albuquerque, NM (USA) 04 MAR 2017
1. High Jump 2.29 Portland, OR (USA) 11 MAR 2016
1. High Jump 2.34 Boston, MA (USA) 28 FEB 2015
1. High Jump 2.30 Albuquerque, NM (USA) 22 FEB 2014

Honours - NCAA Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.34 Des Moines, IA (USA) 07 JUN 2012
1. High Jump 2.29 Des Moines, IA (USA) 10 JUN 2011
Results in:

High Jump

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
03 APR 2021 Chula Vista HP #1, CVEATC, Chula Vista, CA USAUSA F F 1. 2.30
08 MAY 2021 Ward Haylett Invitational, RV Christian Track, Manhattan, KS USAUSA F F 1. 2.20
29 MAY 2021 Chula Vista Field Fest, Chula Vista, CA USAUSA C F 2. 2.20
06 JUN 2021 Chula Vista High Performance #5, CVEATC, Chula Vista, CA USAUSA F F 1. 2.23
25 JUN 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials, Hayward Field, Eugene, OR USAUSA B Q1 1. 2.19
27 JUN 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials, Hayward Field, Eugene, OR USAUSA B F 4. 2.27
09 JUL 2021 Stars and Stripes Classic - American Track League, Marietta HS, Marietta, GA USAUSA F F 1. 2.12

High Jump Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
30 JAN 2021 KSU DeLoss Dodds Invitational, Ahearn Field House, Manhattan, KS USAUSA F F 2. 2.06
07 FEB 2021 American Track League 3, Randal Tyson Indoor Center, Fayetteville, AR USAUSA C F 3. 2.15
13 FEB 2021 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, Ocean Breeze Athl. Complex, New York, NY - World Athletics Indoor Tour USAUSA A F 3. 2.20