It's about half as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 957.980 yards is 0.45836360 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 2.1816740 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, 957.980 yards is 0.4354450 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 2.29650 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 Empire State Building.
In other words, 957.980 yards is 2.29910 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.434950 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 Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 957.980 yards is 0.39050 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 2.5610 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 two-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.370 times 957.980 yards.(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 one-third as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 957.980 yards is 0.36287120 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 2.7557990 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 one-third as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 957.980 yards is 0.35340 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 2.830 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 2,711 yards in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 100 yards and 133 yards) in the world, having a height of 106.10 yards.