It's about two times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 928 yards is 2.22710 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.449010 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 416.680 yards to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102
It's about two-fifths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 928 yards is 0.44401910 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 2.2521550 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 2,090 yards. 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-fifths as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 928 yards is 0.4218180 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 2.370690 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 2,200 yards. 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 two-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 928 yards is 2.620 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.3820 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 354 yards tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 40.50 yards or less.
It's about two-fifths as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 928 yards is 0.37830 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 2.6430 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,453 yards 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 Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 928 yards is 0.35151520 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 2.8448270 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2,640 yards. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 82.666670 yards
It's about three times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 928 yards is 2.890 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.3460 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 322 yards. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 10,500,000,000 yards, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.