a) If a player withdraws from an event, whether before or after the closure of entries, their withdrawal is final and re-entry will not be allowed. The player will forfeit their entry fee if they withdraw after the closing date for entries.
b) Any player who:
i. withdraws from an event after the draw has been published, or
ii. fails to register in accordance with 6 below, or
iii. fails to appear on the tee at their appointed start time, or
iv. having qualified to continue in an event, fails to do so*
must, without delay, furnish the Championship Committee with a satisfactory explanation, confirmed in writing. If they do not do so, they may be barred from entering or playing in a Wales Golf Championship for such period as the Championship Committee may decide.
* If a competitor withdraws from the competition before the cut (or the draw for a match play event following stroke play qualifying) is made the player’s score shall still be included in determining the cut mark.