It's about four-fifths as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 308.140 rods is 0.81089470 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1.2332060 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 9.5 furlongs. 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, 308.140 rods is 0.770350 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1.298110 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 10 furlongs. 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 seven-tenths as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 308.140 rods is 0.69090 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 1.4470 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,243 m 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-thirds as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 308.140 rods is 0.64195830 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 1.5577340 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 12 furlongs. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 31 lengths
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as Angel Falls
In other words, 308.140 rods is 1.580 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 0.6330 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 979 m. 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 three-fifths as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 308.140 rods is 0.62510 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 1.60 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 2,479 m in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 300 ft and 399 ft) in the world, having a height of 97 m.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as Tugela Falls
In other words, 308.140 rods is 1.630 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.6130 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 948 m in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.