Round up or Ignore ?
LOL - I could have guessed where the advice came from!
I wouldn't round it up either.
What was the official time, though?
Official time....assuming there is one.
Oh and those are 1/100ths not 1/1000ths!
In 0.98 of a second you would have been aproximately 4.5 metres behind someone who ran 18:45.00 dead, could you live with believing you would have caught them? Do the honourable thing and round up.
You were also 9cm short of recording 18:46. Did you take a short cut, not follow the racing line?
In rallying time taken is to the completed second (or, in WRC to the 1/10th), so is always rounded down. If it's good enough for them...
Round up minutes and km's or miles
Surely the 9 in .98 is actually tenths of a second and I would round up anything over half a second personally. Does it really make that much difference? The only time I would care about that small a margin would be if it was one of the 'milestones' such as a 40min 10K or 1:30 half etc.
If you had eaten 98% of a banana would you still say you had a banana in your hand?
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