# How any laps are in one mile?

The answer depends on the length of a lap: a lap of a running track will be considerably larger than a lap of a swimming pool!

### How many laps to make a mile in a 25 yard pool?

1 mile = 1760 yards 1760 / 25 = 70.4 laps WRONG ANSWER ABOVE 66 laps = a mile in a 25 meter pool 33 laps = a mile in a 50 meter pool lap = one way no matter the length, not there and back. First answer was correct. A mile is NOT 1650 yards!! One-way lap (or leg) = 25 yards. 1 mile = 1760 yards So 70.4 laps x 25 yards =…

### How many laps in a 25 yd pool make a mile?

If a lap is 50 yd, then (1760yd/mi)/(50yd/lap)=35.2 laps ~ 26 unless you want to stay in the pool. THE ABOVE IS NOT CORRECT AND NOT FROM A SWIMMER (Obviously) This is correct: 66 laps in a standard 25m pool = a mile 33 laps in an Olympic 50m pool = a mile Laps = one way always, never there in back. Its a common misconception but any swim coach will always tell you that…

### How many laps in a 25 meter pool 1 mile?

A mile is 1600m. So you would need to do 64 lengths to have done 1 mile. Which is 32 laps. 32 Laps (down and back) = 1 mile 64 Lengths ( 64 lengths X 25 meters/length = 1600 = 1 mile) Technically a mile is 1609 meters so you'd need to swim about 64.36 lengths if you absolutely must get to one mile exactly. There are 1,609.344 meters in a mile. Since there is…

### How many laps equal 1 mile?

It appears there is a different opinion on this subject. The answer you get all depends on who you ask. There are 1760 yards in a mile. In a 25 yard pool (one length), 50 yards (2 lengths) equals one lap. When you divide 1760 yards by 50 yards that equals 35.2 laps. Some like to round down and insist 35 laps = one mile, but there are others that like to round up and…

### How many laps around a one twelfth track equal one mile?

well. good question. a mile is four times around a professional track. so i would conclude that 36 times around that track would be equal to a mile. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ I think a one-twelfth track means one lap is a twelfth of a mile hence 12 laps would be a mile.