1/4 of a mile is a full lap around an athletic track.
oval, 400 meters long
100 meters (the total track is 400 meters around) for outdoor highschool tracks
An athletics track is 400m round in lane 1.
400 Meters/1312 feet/437 Yards
An indoor track is set to be 200 meters, or 8 laps for a mile. An outdoor track is set at 400 meters , or 4 laps per mile.
the distance around a track is 400 meters. which is 1/4 of a mile. 4 laps around the track is 1600 meters which is very close to a mile. the mile is 1609.344 meters.
5000 meters would be 12.5 laps around an Olympic size (400 meters) track.
An Olympic size track is 400 meters.