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It's about one-twenty-thousandth as fast as Noah Ngeny
In other words, 1 inches per minute is 0.000055860 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 17,900 times that amount.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)
Setting a world record at the Rieti Grand Prix in 1999, Noah Ngeny ran 1,000 m in 2:11.96 for an average speed of 17,900 inches per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record.
It's about one-twenty-thousandth as fast as Flo-Jo
In other words, 1 inches per minute is 0.000045170 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 22,140 times that amount.
(at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)
Setting a world record in 1988, Flo-Jo ran a 200 m in 0:21.34 for an average speed of 22,140 inches per minute. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987.
It's about one-twenty-five-thousandth as fast as Usain Bolt
In other words, the speed of Usain Bolt is 24,300 times 1 inches per minute.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
Setting a world record, Usain Bolt ran a 100 m in 0:09.69 for an average speed of 24,400 inches per minute at the 2008 Olympics. Furthermore, Bolt's margin of record breaking — 0.03 s — is the largest margin of victory in the history of digital measurements.
It's about one-twenty-five-thousandth as fast as Michael Johnson
In other words, the speed of Michael Johnson is 24,450 times 1 inches per minute.
(a.k.a. Michael Duane Johnson) (sprinter; 1967-) (at the Atlanta Olympics, 1996)
Setting a record that stood for 12 years, Michael Johnson ran a 200 m in 0:19.32 for an average speed of 24,460 inches per minute at the 1996 Olympics. Johnson was nicknamed "the Man with the Golden shoes" in recognition of the custom footwear worn during these races — a pair of Nikes with a left size of 10.5 and a right size of 11.
It's about one-forty-thousandth as fast as Secretariat
In other words, 1 inches per minute is 0.00002520 times the speed of Secretariat, and the speed of Secretariat is 39,700 times that amount.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
Setting a record finish, Secretariat ran the Belmont Stakes — a 12 furlong race length — in 2:24, for an average speed of 39,600 inches per minute in 1973. His margin of victory in the race, also a record-setter, was 31 lengths.
It's about one-forty-five-thousandth as fast as a Greyhound
In other words, the speed of a Greyhound is 47,400 times 1 inches per minute.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
Greyhounds reach average race speeds of 47,500 inches per minute. Despite their racing prowess, greyhounds are not considered energetic dogs — the typical greyhound race requires the dogs to run for less than 35 seconds.
It's about one-fifty-thousandth as fast as a Gazelle
In other words, the speed of a Gazelle is 50,000 times 1 inches per minute.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
A Thomson's gazelle can reach speeds of up to 50,000 inches per minute. The gazelle's speed doesn't match that of its chief predator, the cheetah, but a gazelle's endurance usually ensures an escape in distances greater than 500 m (0.3 mi).