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How long is 100 meters?

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It's about one-twentieth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 100 meters is 0.04458 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 22.430 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,243 m 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 one-twenty-fifth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 100 meters is 0.04142475 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 24.140160 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2,414.016 meters. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 75.59040 meters
It's about twenty times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 100 meters is 24.520 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.04078 times that amount.
(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 4.079 m. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 100 meters is 0.04034 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 24.790 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 2,479 m in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 91.440 meters and 121.60 meters) in the world, having a height of 97 m.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as long as The National Mall
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 30 times 100 meters.
(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 3,000 meters. 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-fortieth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 38 times 100 meters.
(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 3,900 meters. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about one-fortieth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 100 meters is 0.0248548 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 40.23370 times that amount.
(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 4,023.360 meters. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.