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550 feet per minute is about two-fifths as fast as Noah Ngeny.
In other words, it's 0.36870 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 2.7120 times that amount.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)
Setting a world record at the Rieti Grand Prix in 1999, Noah Ngeny ran 1,000 m in 2:11.96 for an average speed of 1,492 feet per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record.
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