Sprint Level 26 rogue ability 1 min cooldown Instant Increases your movement speed by 70% for 8 sec. Usable while stealthed. Usable by Class
Rogue Properties School
1 minute Other information Level learned
26 Related buff
Sometimes you just have to get away from it all. 
Sprint is a level 26 rogue ability ability that boosts the rogue's run speed by 70% for 8 seconds.
For PvP, you may wish to save sprint mostly for chasing down your fleeing enemies, especially once you get
and [Blind ] . [Vanish ] In PvE, sprint provides a very useful "get out of jail free" card.
Ostensibly a defensive ability, Sprint can also be used to return to the boss as quickly as possible, thereby maximizing time on boss and, in turn, DPS.
The Sprint functionality is identical to the effects of the
created with the [Swiftness Potion ] Alchemy skill, except the potion will break stealth. Use Sprint to quickly close the distance on enemies that are trying to snare you or otherwise keep their distance. Especially useful against hunters and mages who've just blinked away.
Sprint now allows Subtlety Rogues to run over water. This is only possible when running forward. Patch 7.2.5 (2017-06-13):
Cooldown reduced to 1 min (was 3 min), duration reduced to 8 sec (was 15 sec), now learned at level 16 (was 10), and no longer learned in ranks of 50/60/70%. Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12):
Cooldown reduced to 3 min. Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Can now be used while stealthed. Patch 0.11 (2004-09-29):