The USA socks he wore during the qualifying round of the Olympics on Saturday were no different. They made quite an impression on the Olympic community.
After finishing third in those flashy tube socks he advanced to the finals, where he will jump for a medal at 1 p.m. today. (You can watch a live stream online at NBCOlympics.com or catch a replay in some form on NBC this evening)
Maybe he will wear the same socks. Or maybe he will debut something new. He certainly has the wardrobe to show off new styles whenever he feels like it.
Allow Kynard’s mother, Brandynn Adams, to explain:
“He has always been a little fashionista,” she said. “There are seven years between Erik and my next child. He was a little spoiled. We made sure to keep him in the latest fashions, and he grew up to love fashion. We have always kept him dapper.”