Inbee Park | Biography

Posted On: 06 Aug, 2014


Inbee Park | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 12, 1988
Age 30 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality South Korean
Profession Golfer
Husband/Spouse Not yet
Boyfriend Gi Hyeob Nam(engaged)
Ethnicity Asian
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Not yet
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Height 1.68 cm
Weight 65 kg
Children/Kids Not yet

Popularly known for her number one rank in the Women’s World Golf Rankings, a South Korean Professional Golfer, Inbee Park was born on July 12th 1988 in Seoul, who has already played on the ‘LPGA Tour’ and the ‘LPGA of Japan Tour’. 5 feet and 6 inches tall in height, Inbee’s ability to create such status in very short period of time is quite challenging to her competitors, who has won four times major championships in her career.  

Having being exposed to a number of competition through her early age and with her commitment and dedication that leads her to be youngest player ever to win the U.S. Women’s Open which also includes three times consecutive win on LPGA Tour. She has got spectacular swing speed that travels backward and parallel to the ground putting her to the top score and thereby gaining competitive advantages. Since September 2007, Park has remained with the same caddie, Bradley Beecher who is an Australian and he has been helpful and supportive during her rise and fall in the LPGA. Fond of Golf, Park used to play golf at the age of 10 during her childhood time in Seoul. Later on, her parents moved to United States where she got every opportunity to pursue her career in Golf.

She was born with talent soon she began to exercise her skills in the golf events and finally her efforts and dedication were worthy that lead her to win nine events on the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA). Her amateur seasons was also fruitful, who played in Kraft Nabisco Championship and in LPGA Takefuji Classic three times and set the record as number two in top ten finishes. Her attributes in the Golf sports world has look for the positive identification on her status and with her Korean Nationality, Park graduated from “Kwangwoon University” in Seoul, Korea. Once she was the dropped out Student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas but she didn’t lose her hope in fulfilling her dream to become a Golf player.

Later on she turned out to be professional player, at the age of 17 she started playing on the Duramed Futures Tour. During her LPGA Tour in 2007 season, she completed third position and that became turning point in her life in which she was exposed herself with other professional players. During her participation at the U.S Women’s Open, she was able to sharpen and get exposed with other Professional Players; because of good ambiance she was able to be the youngest player to win her first LPGA when she was just 19 years of age.

Fond of Golf, Park used to play golf at the age of 10 during her childhood time in Seoul. Later on, her parents moved to United States where she got every opportunity to pursue her career in Golf. She was born with talent soon she began to exercise her skills in the golf events and finally her efforts and dedication were worthy that lead her to win nine events on the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA). Her amateur  seasons was also fruitful, who played in Kraft Nabisco Championship and in LPGA Takefuji Classic three times and set the record as number two in top ten finishes.   Her attributes in the Golf sports world has look for the positive identification on her status and with her Korean Nationality, Park graduated from “Kwangwoon University” in Seoul, Korea. Once she was the dropped out Student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas but she didn’t lose her hope in fulfilling her dream to become a Golf player. Later on she turned out to be professional player, at the age of 17 she started playing on the Duramed Futures Tour. During her LPGA Tour in 2007 season, she completed third position and that became turning point in her life in which she was exposed herself with other professional players. During her participation at the U.S Women’s Open, she was able to sharpen and get exposed with other Professional Players; because of good ambiance she was able to be the youngest player to win her first LPGA when she was just 19 years of age.

There is not enough information that has been disclosed in the internet regarding her personal affair. But couple of information has been revealed about her relationships such as it has been found that Park’s boyfriend and coach Gi Hyeob Nam  is the one who is being personally so close to her. The couple was having affair and secret dating for five years and the longtime relationship turn into engagement.

Now, they have not married yet, but they are all set to make a wedding date and have decided to become husband and wife. Recently, she is trying to lose some weight so that she can focus more on the tournament. What's in the Bag?, talks about her golf equipment and shares lots of information regarding Inbee Park including about her winning tournament in 2014. To know more about her we can get the information from wiki and to get updates about her latest facts, you can simply follow her in twitter.