It's about three-fourths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 868 smoots is 0.77293990 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1.2937620 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 1,122.9850 smoots. 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 three-fourths as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 868 smoots is 0.7342930 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1.361850 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1,182.09 smoots. 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-and-a-half times as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 868 smoots is 1.510 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 0.6620 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 575 smoots. 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 two-thirds as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 868 smoots is 0.65860 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 1.5180 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1,318 smoots 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-and-three-fifths times as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 868 smoots is 1.560 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.6410 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 557 smoots in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about three-fifths as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 868 smoots is 0.61191080 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 1.6342250 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 1,418.5070 smoots. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 44.417910 smoots
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 868 smoots is 1.6410 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 0.60940 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 528.90 smoots in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.