Kim Hyo-Joo Biography – Kim Hyo-Joo Wiki
Kim Hyo-Joo is a South Korean professional golfer who competes on the U.S based LPGA Tour and the LPGA of Korea Tour. She registered with her first golf club at the age of seven years old on her way to register for a taekwondo academy. As an amateur, Kim led her native country Korea to a victory at the Queen Sirikit Cup, in 2010. In July 2010, Kim won the R&A Junior Open Girls golf title in Fife, Scotland, by three shots. In 2011, at the Junior Orange Bowl in Florida, United States Kim earned the title after making a birdie on the last hole. Kim attended the Korea University in Seoul, South Korea.
Kim turned professional in 2012, she made her first major appearance at The 2014 Evian Championship. On 14 September 2014, she won the 2014 Evian Championship as a non-member and set the record for the lowest 18-hole score at a major with a 61 in the first round. She accepted the LPGA Tour membership in 2015. In 2015, Kim played 25 events on the LPGA Tour and made 22 cuts she also finished second in the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year race.
In 2018, she played 22 events on the LPGA Tour and made 18 cuts, she finished runner-up to Thai Ariya Jutanugarn in a four-hole playoff at the U.S. Women’s Open
She has won four times on the LPGA Tour including The 2014 Evian Championship(major), the JTBC Founders Cup on 22 March 2015, the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic on 31 January 2016, and the HSBC Women’s World Championship on 2 May 2021. Kim has won 12 times on the LPGA of Korea Tour she has also won once on the Ladies European Tour (LET) and 1 time on the LPGA of Japan Tour. She lives in South Korea.
Kim Hyo-Joo Age
She was born on July 14, 1995, in South Korea.
Kim Hyo-Joo Parents
She is the daughter of Choi Sung-hwi and Kim Chang-ho.
Kim Hyo-Joo height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) tall.
Kim Hyo-Joo Net Worth
Kim Hyo-Joo’s net worth is unclear.