Name: Erriyon Knighton
Sport: Track and Field
Discipline(s): Track and Field
Event(s): 200-meter
Height: 6-3
DOB: 1/29/2004
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: Hillsborough High School (Tampa, Fla.) ‘22
Team/Club: My Brother’s Keeper Track Club
Coach(es): Jonathan Terry
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 4th (200-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 U.S Olympic Team Trials, 3rd (200-meter)
  • 2020 Track & Field Junior Olympics, 1st (200-meter)
Personal: Beat Usain Bolt’s record in the world-under 20 records in the 200 meter...Didn’t participate in track and field until his freshman year of high school...Turned pro before his 17th birthday...Was a four-star football recruit in high school.