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.
* Qualifying for final rounds of a Stroke Play Championship: determining the cut mark. If a Competitor, who has posted a two round total score that will qualify for the third round, withdraws before the third round draw is made, that competitor’s score will still be used to calculate the leading number of places and ties which determine the cut mark.