It's about one-fourth as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.27398990 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 3.649770 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 3,168 paces. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 99.20 paces
It's about three-tenths as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 868 paces is 0.29490 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 3.3910 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,944 paces 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-third as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.3287880 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 3.04147 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 2,640 paces. 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
It's about one-third as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.34609250 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 2.8894010 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 2,508 paces. 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 two-thirds as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.6760 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 1.480 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 1,280 paces. 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 seven-tenths as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.6980 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 1.430 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 1,240 paces in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about seven-tenths as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1 times 868 paces.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 1,000 paces in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.