Kim Si Woo: Ready to switch clubhouse for military barracks after Sawgrass win

( CNN) Kim Si Woo might have become the youngest ever win of the Players Championship, but the 21 -year-old from Seoul won’t be receiving too much special treatment back in South Korea.

That’s because all able-bodied South Korean men required to complete military service between the ages of 18 and 35 as the country is still technically at war with neighbor North Korea,

While exemptions are offered to athletes who medal at the Olympic Games or win gold at the Asian Games, significant achievements on the PGA Tour do not yet warrant an exception.

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