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On a manual typewriter, strike the key with a nice sharp stroke - not a hard stroke, but a fast one. The sound should be sharp and quick. If you are pushing your keys rather than striking them, the sound will be mushy.

—from Typing for Beginners (1975), a book by Betty Owen

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Rank Username WPM Accuracy Date
1. Sean Wrona (arenasnow2) 235.91 100% 2012-07-14
2. Sean Wrona (arenasnow) 231.50 100% 2019-05-26
3. joshu (joshua728) 230.71 100% 2021-03-11
4. NPA wiseboy (fartulence) 214.62 100% 2020-07-02
5. (alpha_panda) 209.00 100% 2020-07-06
6. ziggy (zigfried) 208.56 99% 2020-05-10
7. Kathy (florentine) 208.31 98% 2017-03-16
8. Rrraptor (lalabird8) 208.16 100% 2019-07-28
9. Jammie Lee (typos_z) 205.58 100% 2021-05-31
10. owo (freshfastjashe) 201.63 100% 2020-05-19
11. c (cmalmquist) 199.53 100% 2012-09-02
12. anmransihin (poopandfart) 197.61 100% 2021-01-09
13. איזי (performancecheck) 197.57 99.6% 2021-02-27
14. wrm (languidness) 196.96 100% 2015-08-21
15. r (deroche1) 196.77 94% 2017-05-23
16. Fyda (fyda) 190.77 100% 2014-02-11
17. bailey you LEGEND (mako640) 190.28 100% 2020-04-11
18. (yzzahs) 189.81 100% 2019-02-17
19. Ⅴielle (arc_sec) 188.53 99% 2019-08-28
20. chillin (slekap) 188.01 99% 2020-07-07
21. taran (slowaccount) 187.90 99% 2019-05-26
22. xKµkKain- (tsvukk) 187.31 97% 2014-10-31
23. hi (ludovicianne) 187.08 100% 2013-03-20
24. 🌹 Black Rose 🌹 (typi... 186.92 100% 2014-01-15
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26. tex (shazman) 185.77 98% 2020-08-14
27. kanzure (kanzure) 185.39 89% 2011-07-29
28. Karen (motsak) 183.97 2010-08-29
29. Kµkkain (tsvuk) 183.55 97% 2011-10-14
30. Pzula (mitch7656) 182.64 100% 2013-12-24

Universes

Universe Races Average WPM First Race
Default (English) 114,303 78.97 September 30, 2008
Instant Death Mode 301 83.98 March 31, 2010
Riverside Middle School 33 40.60 January 25, 2011
Smoke Rise Prep 5 50.64 March 2, 2016
##typeracer 3 56.98 February 23, 2021
Mrs. Wunschel's TypeRacer Universe 1 67.03 February 7, 2013