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Racer shariqueahmer (shariqueahmer)
Race Number 51144
Date Thu, 9 Aug 2018 17:26:39 +0000
Speed 133 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 96.6%
Rank 3rd place (out of 4)
Opponents lil_plane (1st place) vinninq (2nd place)

Text typed:

When you type faster than usual, it forces you to start looking ahead at the words that are coming up so you can figure out where to place your fingers in anticipation. So, if you see that the next four letters will all be typed with fingers on your left hand, you can move the correct finger on your right hand into place for the fifth letter ahead. Tests on the best typists have shown that their speeds are closely related to how far ahead they look at upcoming letters while they type.
Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise (book) by K. Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool (see stats)