Haru Nomura Biography – Haru Nomura Wiki
Haru Nomura is a Japanese female professional golfer. Born Harukyo Nomura was born on November 25, 1992, in Yokohama, Japan. When she was five she moved to South Korea as her mother is Korean. She began playing golf at age of 11 years, and in 2007 Nomura won the Japan Junior Golf Championship for girls between the age of 12 to 14 years. Nomura was the low amateur at the 2009 Japan Women’s Open.
Nomura turned professional in December 2010, she qualified for the LPGA Tour on her first attempt, finishing tied for 39th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn Priority List Category 20 for the 2011 season. She earned her first professional win on the LPGA Futures Tour in April 2011 at the Daytona Beach Invitational. In May 2011, she got her second victory on the LPGA of Japan Tour and got her third victory on the LPGA of Korea Tour in 2015.
During the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open, Nomura held off Lydia Ko to win her first LPGA tournament, on 21 February 2016. This was the first Japanese win on the LPGA Tour since 2012 when Mika Miyazato won the Safeway Classic. The victory made her move from 67th to 50th in the Women’s World Golf Rankings and into second on the 2016 LPGA Tour Money List. Nomura recognizes her mother as the individual who most influenced her career. She attended the Myongji High School and resides in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
Haru Nomura Age
She was born on November 25, 1992, in Yokohama, Japan.
Haru Nomura Family
Nomura was born in Japan to a Korean mother and a Japanese father. In 2011, Nomura selected Japanese nationality.
Haru Nomura Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) tall.