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 It's about three-fourths as fast as a Bull. In other words, the speed of a Bull is 1.3 times 333 yards per minute. (for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)The herd of the annual Encierro in Pamplona, Spain runs at an average speed of 440 yards per minute. The Encierro is run annually from July 7th through July 14th and involves 42 bulls, 77 oxen, and an estimated 17,000 runners over the course of the event. It's about two-thirds as fast as Noah Ngeny. In other words, 333 yards per minute is 0.6697 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 1.493 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 497.2 yards per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record. It's about half as fast as Flo-Jo. In other words, 333 yards per minute is 0.5415 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 1.847 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. It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as fast as a Crocodile. In other words, the speed of a Crocodile is 0.53 times 333 yards per minute. (American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 180 yards per minute. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 360 yards per minute. It's about half as fast as Usain Bolt. In other words, 333 yards per minute is 0.493 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 2.03 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 half as fast as Michael Johnson. In other words, 333 yards per minute is 0.4903 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 2.04 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 679.3 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 two-and-a-half times as fast as Michael Phelps. In other words, 333 yards per minute is 2.6126 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.38276 times that amount. (at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)Setting a world record, Michael Phelps swam the 200 m freestyle in 1:42.96 for an average speed of 127.46 yards per minute. Phelps would go on to win nine gold medals individually in the 2008 Olympics - more than all but eight of the competing nations.