Noah Lyles New Worth: Profile, Career, Girlfriend, Endorsements, How Rich is the World's fastest Man in 2024?

Noah Lyles New Worth: Profile, Career, Girlfriend, Endorsements, How Rich is the World's fastest Man in 2024?

Funmilayo Fameso 01:15 - 11.07.2024

Noah Lyles is one of the biggest American athletes and one of the fastest men in history. Here is everything you need to know about him, including his net worth, profile, family.

Noah Lyles is one of the world's biggest track stars and fastest men in history, having clocked some of the best times ever, won multiple medals and broken several records in his young career.

With Paris 2024 Games on the horizon, Lyles has only one goal in mind - to become the Olympic champion in the men's 100m and 200m events, which if successful will put him on the pedestal as the only third male sprinter in history to achieve such feat behind the legendary Carl Lewis and Usain Bolt.

Noah Lyles

Noah Lyles Profile 

Full name: Noah Lyles

Birth date: July 18, 1997

Place of birth:  GainesvilleFlorida, U.S.

Nationality: American 

Height: 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)

Parents: Kevin Lyles and Keisha Caine

Profession: Track and Field athlete 

Event(s): Sprint

Personal best(s): 100m: 9.83s (Budapest 2023), 200m: 19.31s (Oregon 2022), 60m: 6.43s (Albuquerque 2024)

Track club: PURE Athletics

Noah Lyles Early life

Lyles grew up in Alexandria, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. His parents, Kevin Lyles and Keisha Caine, had both been track-and-field athletes at Seton Hall University. His younger brother, Josephus Lyles, also became a top runner.

As a young child, Lyles suffered from asthma, which required him to spend time at a hospital so that he could be hooked up to a nebulizer. After he had his tonsils and adenoids removed at age six, his condition improved.

Lyles was homeschooled until the second grade when he began attending the local school. Lyles had difficulty in the classroom and was later determined to have dyslexia and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Lyles played a variety of sports, including gymnastics.

When did Noah Lyles start Track and Field?

At age 12, he became involved in track and field, and he soon was a standout sprinter. At the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, he won a gold medal in the 200-meter event.

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Did Noah Lyles go to college?

Although Lyles initially committed to the University of Florida, he chose to pursue a pro career and signed a deal with Adidas in 2016. That year he won gold medals in the 100m and 4x100m relay at the World U20 Championships.

How fast can Noah Lyles run?

Noah Lyles specializes in the sprint and is incredibly fast. In the 100m, he boasts of a blistering time of 9.83 seconds, while in the 200m, he's the third-fastest man in history at 19.31s (American Record).

Noah Lyles World Championships

The World Championships is a biennial competition for the best track and field athletes, where they compete in their various events for a major stake in becoming a World Champion.

Noah Lyles is a six-time world champion and two-time world indoor silver medallist. His world championships domination started at Doha 2019 by winning the 200m and 4x100m gold medals. At Oregon 2022, he successfully defended his title and added a 4x100m silver medal.

Erriyon Knighton, Noah Lyles, and Kenny Bednarek will represent the US in the 200m event at the Paris Olympics // @pacephoto_

Last year in Budapest, Lyles took it a notch higher by winning the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m titles, thus earning him the bragging rights of the world's fastest man. In addition, he won 60m and 4x400m silver medals at the 2024 World Indoor Championships in Birmingham.

“I’ve always known that I’m the fastest man in the world,” he said after the world championships in 2023. “Well, in my head, I think I’m going to break it (Usain Bolt's World Record). I’m planning to break it.”

Noah Lyles Olympics

Noah Lyles made his debut at the delayed Tokyo 2021 Olympics, where he won the 200m bronze medal.

He will partake in his second Olympics in Paris after winning the 100m and 200m at the US trials and will be gunning to win double gold medals this time to become the third man in history to achieve such a feat behind the legendary Carl Lewis and Usain Bolt.

“We’re coming after everything,” he told NBC Sports in February 2024. “All the Olympic medals. I don’t care who wants it. It’s mine.” At the U.S. Olympic trials, Lyles secured a spot on the national team, winning both the 100- and 200-meter events.

Noah Lyles and Adidas

Noah Lyles made waves by signing a professional contract with Adidas as a high school student in 2016. 

His talent caught the attention of Adidas, a brand known for sponsoring elite athletes. The deal makes him one of the most recognised athletes signed with the sports brand, which gave him access to top facilities and join a world-class training group at Pure Athletics, where he is trained by renowned coach Lance Brauman.

Lyles's social media activities show some collaboration with the brand, with some videos on his page featuring the hashtag #adidas alongside training clips. 

Noah Lyles Net Worth

As of 2023, Noah Lyles’ estimated net worth is reportedly $7 million. His primary earning sources are mainly the cash prizes that he won during the various track and field events, and he also earns through brand promotions.

Another major source of his recent income is his multi-year endorsement deal with Adidas. His net worth kicked off at the age of 19 when he had a huge collaboration with sporting apparel giant.

Meanwhile, Lyles also has invested in real estate properties and made a good amount of money with his endorsement deals through his social media accounts. With his growing presence in the digital world, brands recognize Lyles' value.

Noah Lyles Girlfriend

Noah Lyles is currently dating Jamaican track star Junelle Bromfield. The couple made their relationship public over a year ago and are arguably the most famous Power Couple in athletics.

Noah Lyles and Junelle Bromfield at the 2023 World Athletics Awards

They have both qualified for the Paris 2024 Olympics, thus making them one of the very few romantic pairs to achieve such a feat heading to the Games.

Noah Lyles Social Media

Noah Lyles is unarguably the most vocal track and field athlete on social media, with active accounts on Instagram and X.

On Instagram, he has over 700,000 followers on his account (@nojo18), and on X with over 90,000 followers on @LylesNoah. He also has a YouTube account Noah Lyles, Olympian.

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