Meet Olympic sprinter Noah Lyles [poster]

Noah Lyles with upraised left hand, cheering (© Ashley Landis/AP Images)
(State Dept./F. Carter. Photo: © Ashley Landis/AP Images)

Noah Lyles, a member of the USA Track & Field Team, will be competing in his first Olympics in Tokyo. The 24-year-old sprinter from Alexandria, Virginia, won two gold medals and one silver during the 2019 International Amateur Athletic Federation World Championships. Lyles’ strongest event is the 200-meter race.