It's about one-fifth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 0.1950 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 5.130 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 6,220 shaftments in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-fifth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 0.1880 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 5.320 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 6,420 shaftments. 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 six-and-a-half times as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 6.72220 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.148760 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 180 shaftments. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about nine times as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 9.166670 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.1090910 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 132 shaftments. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 4.724410 shaftments tall including the bails.
It's about nine-and-a-half times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 9.62640 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.103880 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 125.70 shaftments. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-tenth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 0.09649123 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 10.363640 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 12,540 shaftments. 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 one-tenth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 1,210 shaftments is 0.0916667 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 10.90910 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 13,200 shaftments. 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