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Humans need to practice what they are learning a good deal before they master it. Furthermore, they tend to lose a good deal of their learning when they cease to practice the skills associated with this learning in their daily lives.

- from What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy, a book by James Paul Gee

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Rank Username WPM Accuracy Date
1. Kathy (florentine) 222.38 100% 2017-04-21
2. Ⅴielle (arc_sec) 213.00 100% 2019-11-13
3. Sean Wrona (arenasnow) 212.69 100% 2019-05-24
4. Sean Wrona (arenasnow2) 208.31 100% 2012-09-28
5. Kµkkain (tsvuk) 203.18 100% 2012-03-04
6. PhilliesMagic - Whisper wor... 198.51 100% 2017-01-14
7. Mashooq "Qwerty Shnogu... 197.22 100% 2020-11-27
8. xKµkKain- (tsvukk) 196.78 100% 2014-08-22
9. warble meep (precariousgray) 194.50 100% 2013-01-07
10. soup (soupy) 194.36 100% 2018-04-15
11. wrm (languidness) 192.91 100% 2014-08-14
12. Guilherme Sandrini (kukkainn) 192.84 100% 2012-08-24
13. Nitro (nitro2029) 191.52 97% 2014-12-13
14. rocketship (rocketship1111) 191.26 99% 2021-01-02
15. charlielawl? (charlielawl) 191.19 100% 2013-02-07
16. KµkKain (kfzx) 189.05 2011-03-31
17. (keegant) 188.80 98% 2020-08-10
18. NPA wiseboy (fartulence) 188.77 100% 2020-12-11
19. deroche poo (deroche1) 188.00 99% 2019-02-28
20. Gregory Lacombe (raikkonen) 187.89 2009-11-05
21. 🌹 Black Rose 🌹 (typi... 187.51 100% 2018-01-29
22. spectating a spectator (mpo... 187.27 99% 2019-04-11
23. Fyda (fyda) 186.11 100% 2014-03-11
24. Kathy (nonquitforizzy) 186.10 100% 2017-04-24
25. chillin (slekap) 185.60 100% 2021-01-01
26. ❄️ (andreaak00) 185.09 99% 2019-05-18
27. discord.gg/typeracer (landa... 184.99 98% 2020-10-18
28. Shoemaker-Levy 9 (atthetop) 184.98 99% 2020-04-24
29. (yzzahs) 184.77 99% 2019-02-23
30. free skin (goldjet30) 184.30 99% 2020-10-18

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Universe Races Average WPM First Race
Default (English) 123,489 87.75 September 30, 2008
Instant Death Mode 359 91.07 March 29, 2010
Riverside Middle School 37 46.58 January 24, 2011
Mrs. Wunschel's TypeRacer Universe 3 64.11 February 8, 2013
test 1 69.37 January 9, 2017