Korean professionals Park Sohyun and Choi Dongeun were due in New Zealand to attend the 2013 national championships (Sept 28, 29 in Napier). They were to be in Auckland the week prior to the tournament, visiting the Auckland Go Club to play simultaneous games and teach.
In 2013 Choi Dongeun was 24 years old and professional 1 dan 1P. She had been to university in Canada and has very good English.
Hyunwoo says "I can recognise them. The ladies are really famous in Korea."