Why did Tiger Woods withdraw from the 2023 Masters?

Tiger explained that he had a recurrence of plantar fasciitis, a very painful foot complaint.

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Significant rain led to a very heavy golf course and a walk, challenging for 2023 Tiger in good conditions, that much more difficult.

It's likely his walking gait would have been impacted and this may have caused foot pressure that brought on the plantar fascitis.