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How fast is 2,000 yards per minute?

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It's about one-third as fast as The TGV (train)
In other words, the speed of The TGV (train) is 2.90 times 2,000 yards per minute.
(Train à Grande Vitesse) (for SNCF TGV Réseau, a.k.a. "Network" model, a.k.a. TGV-R) (maximum speed)
The TGV Réseau sets have a top speed of 5,800 yards per minute. The train is capable of travelling the 425 km (264 mi) distance from Paris to Lyon in East-Central France in about two hours.
It's about one-third as fast as an Arrow (archery)
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 0.33990 times the speed of an Arrow (archery), and the speed of an Arrow (archery) is 2.9420 times that amount.
(250 g arrow fired from 60#/28" bow)
A 250 gram arrow will reach speeds of approximately 5,884 yards per minute when fired from a 60-lb, 28-inch draw bow . Archeological evidence from the Ahrensburg valley near Hamburg, Germany indicates that arrows have been used since at least 11 to 12,000 years ago.
It's about three times as fast as Michael Johnson
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 2.9450 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 0.33960 times that amount.
(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 679.30 yards 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 three times as fast as Usain Bolt
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 2.960 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 0.3380 times that amount.
(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 678 yards 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-third as fast as a Porsche 911
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 0.3330 times the speed of a Porsche 911, and the speed of a Porsche 911 is 3 times that amount.
(for Porsche 911 Type 997 GT2, 2007 model)
The Porsche 911 GT2 has a top speed of 6,000 yards per minute. It takes just 7.4 seconds for the GT2 to accelerate to 2,930 yards per minute.
It's about three-tenths as fast as The CRH (train)
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 0.310 times the speed of The CRH (train), and the speed of The CRH (train) is 3.20 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Hexie Hao, 和谐号, a.k.a. 和諧號, a.k.a. Héxié Hào, a.k.a. "Harmony")
The CRH-3 train which runs on China's Beijing-Tianjin Intercity Railway are capable of speeds up to 6,400 yards per minute. Theses train can make the 120 km (74 mi) journey from Beijing to Tianjin in about 30 minutes.
It's about three-and-a-half times as fast as Flo-Jo
In other words, 2,000 yards per minute is 3.2520 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 0.30750 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 615 yards per minute. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987.