ECU senior wins title with mind-blowing high jump

East Carolina University's Avion Jones took flight at the American Athletic Conference and set a new record in the high jump, clearing a bar set 2.31 meters above the ground (or seven feet and seven inches). The jump would place Jones just .2 meters outside the top 100 recorded jumps in history according to the IAAF. Only Erik Kynard, Guowei Zhang and Yu Wang have matched or jumped...
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Olympic medalist Erik Kynard inspires at USATF Hershey Youth Indoor Championships

U.S. Olympic high jump silver medalist Erik Kynard was on hand to encourage and inspire young people competing on Saturday.
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March 13, 2015

Erik Kynard: Unfinished Business

Olympic silver medalist and three-time USATF Champion Erik Kynard has already made a name for himself on the world stage. After taking home silver in London at just 21 years old as a college junior, the high jumper has made three U.S. teams in his young but illustrious career.
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February 27, 2015

High Jumper Erik Kynard named Athlete of the Week

Olympic high jumper Erik Kynard earns USATF Athlete of the Week after matching a personal best for the silver medal at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha, Qatar, May 9.
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May 13, 2014

#AskUSATF with Erik Kynard (@erik_kynard)

A transcript from #AskUSATF with Erik Kynard.
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January 22, 2014

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