Erik Kynard United States

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

03 Feb 1991

Height

1.93m

Weight

86kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Erik Kynard competed in ATHLETICS

Did you know?

  • With 2,000 athletes competing in 47 events, athletics is the largest single sport at the Games.
  • There are 24 track events, the majority of which begin with one or more rounds of heats.
  • The 16 field events start with a qualification stage, with the best athletes qualifying for the final.
  • Only the five road races, the men's and women's 10,000m and the decathlon and heptathlon have no heats.
  • The majority of athletics events are held in the new Olympic Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.

Results for Erik Kynard

Date Event Rank Mark
7 Aug Men's High Jump Final 2 silver 2.33 m
5 Aug Men's High Jump Qualification, Group A 1 2.29 m

Head to Head

Erik Kynard vs Robert Grabarz

Erik Kynard

Erik Kynard United States flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

2.33 Men's High Jump

Height

1.93m (6'4")

Weight

86kg

Age

23

Robert Grabarz

Robert Grabarz Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

2.29 Men's High Jump

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

80kg

Age

26

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