It's about one-fifteenth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 10 times 2.50 shackles.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 30 shackles in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 2.50 shackles is 0.07619 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 13.130 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 32.810 shackles in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, the height of Tugela Falls is 13.80 times 2.50 shackles.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 34.60 shackles in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, the height of Angel Falls is 14.30 times 2.50 shackles.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 35.70 shackles. 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 seventeen times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen).
In other words, 2.50 shackles is 16.810 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.05949 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 0.14870 shackles. 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-thirtieth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 2.50 shackles is 0.03588517 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 27.866660 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 69.666670 shackles. 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-thirtieth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 2.50 shackles is 0.0340909 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 29.33330 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 73.33330 shackles. 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