It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.002134354 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 468.52580 times that amount.(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 1.306250 hanks. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about one-five-hundredth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.00202764 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 493.1840 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1.3750 hanks. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.001819 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 549.80 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1.5330 hanks in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about one-six-hundredth as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.001689697 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 591.82210 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 1.650 hanks. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 0.05166667 hanks
It's about one-six-hundredth as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.001645 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 607.90 times that amount.(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 1.6940 hanks in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 0.0625 hanks and 0.08313 hanks) in the world, having a height of 0.0663 hanks.
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.00101382 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 986.3680 times that amount.(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 2.750 hanks. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as Daytona International Speedway.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.00101382 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 986.3680 times that amount.(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 2.750 hanks in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.