W Wants To Know: So Yeon Ryu
In “W Wants to Know,” espnW poses five questions to some of our favorite athletes. This week, LPGA star So Yeon Ryu, the 2012 rookie of the year, checks in before the Women’s British Open and shares some of her secrets.
What do you need to consider your day complete? Pilates. Right after I wake up, I do them, usually just a simple thing, a few minutes. But it’s really good stretching and helps me totally wake up.
What song best describes your life? I don’t know as many [English] songs as Korean. But my favorite is “My Love" by Westlife. It’s an old song [from 2000], but I still love it.
What is the one thing you really want to do off the field? I want to do a concert with my younger sister. I play piano and violin, and my sister is studying to be a professional violinist. She’s in college with an orchestra.
What is your biggest weakness? I’m pretty much a chocolate addict. That’s why I started Pilates, actually.