Erriyon Knighton USA   
Date of birth: 29 January 04
Age: 20 years 85 days
Height: 186 cm
Weight: 73 kg
Club/team: Adidas
200m World Championships Silver Medallist 2023
200m World Championships Bronze Medallist 2022
200m 4th at Olympic Games 2021
1 National Title
400m World Junior Alltime no. 383 46.15 Gainesville FL 15 Apr 2023
400m World Alltime no. 2340 46.15 Gainesville FL 15 Apr 2023
100m World Junior Alltime no. 15 10.04 Gainesville FL 16 Apr 2022
100m World Alltime no. 277 10.04 Gainesville FL 16 Apr 2022
200m World Alltime no. 5 19.49 Baton Rouge LA 30 Apr 2022
200m World Indoor Alltime no. 12 20.21 Liévin 10 Feb 2024
200m World Junior Alltime no. 1 19.49 Baton Rouge LA 30 Apr 2022

PROGRESSION

Personal bests in BOLD.

 
100m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2019  10.66w    1-16Key Largo FL1 Jun
2020  10.29w -0.4  1-16Satellite Beach FL8 Aug
2021  9.99w  +2.7  3h1Clermont FL2 May
2021  10.16w -0.3  1-22Boston MA23 May
2022  10.04w -0.1  1Gainesville FL16 Apr
2023  9.98w  +2.1  1Gainesville FL1 Apr
 
150m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2023  14.85w  +0.3  2Atlanta GA6 May
 
200m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2019  21.39w    1-16Key Largo FL1 Jun
2020  20.33w  +0.3  1-16Satellite Beach FL7 Aug
2021  19.84w  +0.3 WU20R WU18B 3Eugene OR27 Jun
2022  19.49w  +1.4 WU20R 1Baton Rouge LA30 Apr
2023  19.72w -0.1  1Eugene OR9 Jul
Indoor Alltime  Show/hide
2024  20.21iw    1Liévin10 Feb
 
400m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2019  48.67w    1-16Key Largo FL1 Jun
2020  47.55w    1-HSTampa FL15 Feb
2023  46.15w    1rCGainesville FL15 Apr
 
4 x 100m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2024  37.67w    1Gainesville FL30 Mar
 
4 x 400m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2021  3:00.75w    1Gainesville FL17 Apr
2024  3:01.68w    1Gainesville FL30 Mar

IN MAJOR EVENTS

 
Outdoor
200m
OG 2021: 419.93 1s120.02 1h420.55
WC 2022: 319.80 1s319.77 1h320.01
WC 2023: 219.75 1s319.98 1h620.17

PERSONAL BESTS

note: click on event name to get head to head stats against another athlete,
click on indoor/outdoor to see PB progression.

 
100m
Outdoor10.04  -0.1 Gainesville FL16 Apr 2022
 
150m
Outdoor14.85   +0.3 Atlanta GA6 May 2023
 
200m
Winstreak: 1 (finals)  Show/hide   
races under 20.30 (legal): 30   
Outdoor19.49   +1.4 WU20RBaton Rouge LA30 Apr 2022
Indoor20.21    Liévin10 Feb 2024
 
400m
Winstreak: 4 (finals)  Show/hide   
Outdoor46.15    Gainesville FL15 Apr 2023
 
4 x 100m
Winstreak: 1 (finals)  Show/hide   
Outdoor37.67    Gainesville FL30 Mar 2024

AVERAGES & 10 BEST RESULTS


200m, 10 best results (legal):
19.49   +1.41Baton Rouge LA30 Apr 2022
19.69   -0.32Eugene OR26 Jun 2022
19.72   -0.11Eugene OR9 Jul 2023
19.75   -0.22Budapest25 Aug 2023
19.77   +0.31s3Eugene OR19 Jul 2022
19.77   +0.61Oslo15 Jun 2023
19.80   +0.43Eugene OR21 Jul 2022
19.84   +0.33Eugene OR27 Jun 2021
19.84   +0.82Monaco10 Aug 2022
19.87   -0.52Zürich31 Aug 2023
 
Average: 19.754
 

100m, 10 best results (legal):
10.04   -0.11Gainesville FL16 Apr 2022
10.14   -0.26Eugene OR28 May 2022
10.16   -0.31-22Boston MA23 May 2021
10.26   -0.61rBLuzern30 Aug 2022
10.29   -0.41-16Satellite Beach FL8 Aug 2020
10.39   -5.62Devonshire9 Apr 2022
10.45   -1.01h11-16Satellite Beach FL6 Aug 2020
10.61   -5.91h1Devonshire9 Apr 2022
10.66   1-16Key Largo FL1 Jun 2019
10.89   +0.12h1-HSPunta Gorda FL27 Apr 2019
 
Average: 10.389
 

Total results in db: 75

By event:

100m:19
150m:1
200m:48
400m:4
4 x 100m:1
4 x 400m:2

IN 2024

position in the world list in brackets following the season's best,
junior list position in green and youth list position in orange.
help: click on competition name or Venue to see competition results.
help: click on placing to see event results in the competition.

200m
20.21iw
WL PB (1)
1LiévinLiévin10 Feb 
4 x 100m
37.67iw
WL PB
1FloridaRGainesville FLFloridaR, Gainesville FL30 Mar 
 Gainesville Elite
 Grant Holloway, Pjai Austin,
Erriyon Knighton, Joe Fahnbulleh
4 x 400m
3:01.68iw
SB
1FloridaRGainesville FLFloridaR, Gainesville FL30 Mar 
 Gainesville Elite
 Jacory Patterson, Ryan Willie,
Erriyon Knighton, Steven Gardiner

TOP 100 WORLD LIST POSITIONS

SeasonInd/OutEventPosResult
2020Outdoor100m9410.29
2020Outdoor200m1220.33
2021Outdoor100m9710.16
2021Outdoor200m619.84
2022Outdoor100m4610.04
2022Outdoor200m219.49
2023Outdoor150m314.85
2023Outdoor200m319.72
2024Indoor200m120.21

WINSTREAKS

 
Significant winstreaks 200m
(at least 5 finals):
Winstreak 1: 10 (finals) 1 Jun 2019 -> 31 May 2021 Show/hide