Kang Soo-yun

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Kang.
For the actress, see Kang Soo-yeon.
Kang Soo-yun
강수연
— Golfer —
2009 Women's British Open – Soo Yun Kang (4).jpg
Kang before 2009 Women's British Open
Personal information
Born (1976-03-15) March 15, 1976 (age 39)
Seoul, South Korea
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Nationality  South Korea
Career
College Kyung-Hee University
Turned professional 1997
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (joined 2003)
Former tour(s) LPGA of Korea Tour
Futures Tour (1999-2000)
Professional wins 13
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 1
LPGA of Japan Tour 1
LPGA of Korea Tour 8
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T51: 2008
Women's PGA C'ship T8: 2004
U.S. Women's Open T13: 2005
Women's British Open T24: 2003

Kang Soo-yun (Hangul: 강수연; born 15 March 1976) is a female golfer in the LPGA. She is often referred to as the "Fashion Model of the Fairways" for her model-like physique and clothing.

Kang was born in Seoul, South Korea. She has been playing golf since the age of 12. After years on the LPGA of Korea Tour, she moved to the LPGA Tour in 2003. She won her first LPGA tournament in 2005 at the Safeway Classic in Portland, Oregon. She has twelve other wins world-wide.[1]

Professional wins[edit]

this list is incomplete

LPGA Tour wins[edit]

LPGA Tour of Korea[edit]

this list is probably incomplete

  • 2000 Korea Women's Open, Hite Ladies Open
  • 2001 Korea Women's Open, Hite Ladies Open, LG Lady Card Open
  • 2002 Sky Valley Kim Young-Joo Invitational, Hite Ladies Open
  • 2004 PAVV Invitational

LPGA Tour of Japan[edit]

  • 2013 (1) Stanley Ladies

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

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