You probably know the KLPGA is open now to foreigners if they qualify. The KLPGA opened the jump tour and probably other lower training levels to foreigners.
The recent 2023 Tour qualifying event resulted in......translated from google.....
In addition, in the 2023 season, international tour members (hereinafter referred to as I-TOUR members) can be seen active on the regular tour. Li Xiuying (19, China), who won two victories on the 2022 season jump tour, finished 17th with a final total of 10 under par 278 strokes (67-71-68-72), making her debut on the 2023 regular tour. Lee Shu-ing is the first player to enter the regular tour after going through the same steps as domestic players after the KLPGA fully opened the associate member selection and jump tours in February to lower the barriers for foreign players to enter the domestic tour.
Question: Is qualifying for the KLPGA attractive to other Asian youth? What factors caused Li to pursue this avenue?