To put matters in perspective, running speeds for humans and other land animals are compared over various distances. Humans compare quite favorably over longer distances with many species. Both fast and slow human runners can benefit from comparing their individual times in races with other species.
Buckley, Chad E., "Speed is Relative (Human and Animal Running Speeds): Are You a Cheetah, a Chicken, or a Snail?" (2013). Faculty and Staff Publications – Milner Library. 46.