Everyone has a perfect “running pace”, where our bodies use the least amount of oxygen to cover a certain distance. The shorter the distance, the faster the pace we can sustain. The average man jogs at a speed of

**8.3 mph**, or 100m in 27 seconds, while the average woman runs at**6.5 mph**, covering 100m in 34 seconds.Also question is, what animals can outrun a human?

**That may sound like quite a workout, but keep in mind that you would have an extreme motivation nipping at your heels.**

- Rattlesnake. Top Speed: 3 miles per hour.
- Alligator. Top Speed: 11 miles per hour.
- Tiger. Top Speed: 35 miles per hour.
- Lion. Top Speed: 30 miles per hour.
- Elephant.
- Chimpanzee.
- Killer Bees.
- Rhinoceros.

How fast is the average bear?

Polar bear: 25 mph

Can a human being outrun a dog?

Horses' average distance-running speed is 5.8 meters per second—a canter. Elite

**human**runners, however,**can**sustain speeds up to 6.5 meters per second. Even run-of-the-mill joggers typically do between 3.2 and 4.2 meters per second, which means they**can outrun dogs**at distances greater than two kilometers.