(a) Any competitor eliminated from the event shall retain the point score and/or placing as at the time in the event.

(b) Any competitor who is disqualified from the event shall lose all standing from the event. In the event of disqualification from a medal or points round the competitor(s) eliminated from the event immediately prior to the disqualification shall be awarded that placing (except if that competitor’s elimination was the result of a disqualification in which case the next prior competitor eliminated from the event through natural attrition will be awarded the medal or points).