It's about nine-tenths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 994 smoots is 0.88514090 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1.1297640 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 1,122.9850 smoots. 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 four-fifths as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 994 smoots is 0.8408840 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1.189220 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1,182.09 smoots. 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 three-fourths as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 994 smoots is 0.75420 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 1.3260 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1,318 smoots 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 seven-tenths as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 994 smoots is 0.70073650 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 1.427070 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 1,418.5070 smoots. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 44.417910 smoots
It's about two-thirds as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 994 smoots is 0.68240 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 1.4650 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 1,457 smoots in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 53.730 smoots and 71.460 smoots) in the world, having a height of 57 smoots.
It's about three-fifths as long as The National Mall.
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 2 times 994 smoots.(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 2,000 smoots. On December 4th, 2008, the entirety of the Mall was declared open to the public for the first time in American history in anticipation of the estimated two million visitors to the Mall for the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20th, 2009.
It's about one-and-three-fourths times as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, the height of Angel Falls is 0.5780 times 994 smoots.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 575 smoots. 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.