Josephus LYLES

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    22 JUL 1998
    ATHLETE'S CODE
    14592146
Josephus Lyles in action in the 400m at the US Youth Championships (Travis Miller)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 400m 143 1108
Men's Overall Ranking 2421 1117

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 400m 36 for 2 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 768 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
200 Metres 20.24 +1.0 National Training Center, Clermont, FL (USA) 25 JUL 2020 1182
400 Metres 45.09 Clermont, FL (USA) 12 MAY 2018 1174
4x100 Metres Relay 40.03 La Habana (CUB) 13 JUN 2015 1073
4x200 Metres Relay 1:20.79 Gainesville, FL (USA) 31 MAR 2018 1189
4x400 Metres Relay 3:00.33 Trujillo (PER) 23 JUL 2017 WU20R 1186

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
55 Metres 6.21 Boo Williams Sportsplex, Hampton, VA (USA) 27 FEB 2016 1133
60 Metres 6.65 New York, NY (USA) 13 MAR 2016 1125
200 Metres 21.75 New York, NY (USA) 10 JAN 2015 1023
300 Metres 33.26 Blacksburg, VA (USA) 29 JAN 2016 1103
400 Metres 47.35 Armory Track, New York, NY (USA) 15 MAR 2015 1084
500 Metres 1:03.57 Hampton, VA (USA) 10 MAR 2015 1017
4x200 Metres Relay 1:26.21 New York, NY (USA) 13 MAR 2016 1041

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
200 Metres 20.24 +1.0 National Training Center, Clermont, FL (USA) 25 JUL 2020 1182
400 Metres 45.40 National Training Center, Clermont, FL (USA) 24 JUL 2020 1152

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
60 Metres 6.81 Boston Univ. Track & Tennis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 25 JAN 2020 1038

Outdoor

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2020 20.24 +1.0 National Training Center, Clermont, FL (USA) 25 JUL 2020
2018 20.95 +0.1 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 22 JUL 2018
2015 20.74 -0.4 Pascual Guerrero, Cali (COL) 19 JUL 2015
2014 21.26 -0.8 Newport News, VA (USA) 07 JUN 2014
2013 21.78 +0.2 Greensboro, NC (USA) 25 JUL 2013

Outdoor

400 Metres

Performance Place Date
2020 45.40 National Training Center, Clermont, FL (USA) 24 JUL 2020
2019 45.71 Gainesville, FL (USA) 27 APR 2019
2018 45.09 Clermont, FL (USA) 12 MAY 2018
2017 45.30 Trujillo (PER) 21 JUL 2017
2016 45.94 Arcadia, CA (USA) 09 APR 2016
2015 45.46 Pascual Guerrero, Cali (COL) 17 JUL 2015
2014 46.23 Greensboro, NC (USA) 14 JUN 2014
2013 47.72 Kissimmee, FL (USA) 14 JUL 2013

Outdoor

4x100 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2016 40.56 Philadelphia, PA (USA) 30 APR 2016
2015 40.03 La Habana (CUB) 13 JUN 2015

Outdoor

4x200 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2019 1:20.88 Gainesville, FL (USA) 30 MAR 2019
2018 1:20.79 Gainesville, FL (USA) 31 MAR 2018

Outdoor

4x400 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2019 3:02.06 International, Yokohama (JPN) 11 MAY 2019
2017 3:00.33 Trujillo (PER) 23 JUL 2017
2015 3:12.80 La Habana (CUB) 13 JUN 2015
2014 3:03.31 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 27 JUL 2014

Indoor

55 Metres

Performance Place Date
2015/16 6.21 Boo Williams Sportsplex, Hampton, VA (USA) 27 FEB 2016
2014/15 6.28 Hampton, VA (USA) 10 MAR 2015

Indoor

60 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019/20 6.81 Boston Univ. Track & Tennis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 25 JAN 2020
2016/17 7.03 Fayetteville, AR (USA) 13 JAN 2017
2015/16 6.65 New York, NY (USA) 13 MAR 2016

Indoor

200 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016/17 21.87 Fayetteville, AR (USA) 13 JAN 2017
2014/15 21.75 New York, NY (USA) 10 JAN 2015

Indoor

300 Metres

Performance Place Date
2018/19 33.72 Reggie Lewis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 26 JAN 2019
2015/16 33.26 Blacksburg, VA (USA) 29 JAN 2016
2014/15 34.10 Blacksburg, VA (USA) 31 JAN 2015
2013/14 36.98 Alexandria, VA (USA) 25 JAN 2014

Indoor

400 Metres

Performance Place Date
2014/15 47.35 Armory Track, New York, NY (USA) 15 MAR 2015

Indoor

500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2015/16 1:04.66 Landover, MD (USA) 26 DEC 2015
2014/15 1:03.57 Hampton, VA (USA) 10 MAR 2015
2013/14 1:08.15 Landover, MD (USA) 11 JAN 2014

Indoor

4x200 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2015/16 1:26.21 New York, NY (USA) 13 MAR 2016

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x400 Metres Relay 3:03.31 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 27 JUL 2014

Honours - World U18 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 400 Metres 45.46 Pascual Guerrero, Cali (COL) 17 JUL 2015
3. 200 Metres 20.74 -0.4 Pascual Guerrero, Cali (COL) 19 JUL 2015

Honours - Pan American U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x400 Metres Relay 3:00.33 Trujillo (PER) 23 JUL 2017
2. 400 Metres 45.30 Trujillo (PER) 21 JUL 2017
Results in:

60 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
25 JAN 2020 John Thomas Terrier Classic, Boston Univ. Track & Tennis Center, Boston, MA USAUSA F H3 1. 6.88
25 JAN 2020 John Thomas Terrier Classic, Boston Univ. Track & Tennis Center, Boston, MA USAUSA F F 1. 6.81

200 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result Wind
04 JUL 2020 Showdown in Otown, Montverde Academy, Montverde, FL USAUSA F F1 2. 20.41 +1.0
25 JUL 2020 Back to the Track, National Training Center, Clermont, FL USAUSA F F2 2. 20.24 +1.0
14 AUG 2020 Herculis, Stade Louis II, Monaco MONMON GW F 2. 20.30 +0.7
29 AUG 2020 Drake Blue Oval Showcase, Drake Stadium, Des Moines, IA USAUSA C F2 1. 20.32 +1.8

400 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
24 JUL 2020 Back to the Track, National Training Center, Clermont, FL USAUSA F F 2. 45.40
19 AUG 2020 Gyulai István Memorial, Bregyó Athletic Center, Székesfehérvár HUNHUN A F 2. 46.08