It's about seven-and-a-half times as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 257.79 leas is 7.607 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 0.1315 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 33.89 leas in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 1.25 leas and 1.663 leas) in the world, having a height of 1.326 leas.
It's about eight times as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 257.79 leas is 7.811818 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 0.1280112 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 33 leas. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 1.033333 leas
It's about eight-and-a-half times as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 257.79 leas is 8.407 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 0.1189 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 30.66 leas 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 nine-and-a-half times as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 257.79 leas is 9.37418 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 0.106676 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 27.5 leas. 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 ten times as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 257.79 leas is 9.86756 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 0.1013422 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 26.125 leas. 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 nineteen-and-a-half times as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, the height of Angel Falls is 0.0518 times 257.79 leas.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 13.4 leas. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about twenty times as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 257.79 leas is 19.9 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.0503 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 13 leas in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.