According to All Kpop, they released an official statement confirming Joo Won's relationship with Bo A."The length of their relationship is a personal matter, so we did not inquire about it separately," it said.“Many around them are envious of the couple.” The two Hallyu entertainers have reportedly been dating since last year and met at an industry event.They reportedly have a lot of stuff in common including a love for a healthy, active lifestyle and outdoor activities like hiking and golf. According to , there’s also some speculation that TVXQ’s Yunho may have been the matchmaker that brought Joo Won and Bo A together.In one interview, Joo Won also mentioned close friend Yunho, saying, "Yunho hyung gave me a call when he came out [of the military] for a vacation.He is the sangnamja (tough guy) style, and I remember before enlisting, he sent me a video of him getting his head shaved." Another buzz-worthy topic surrounding the new couple is that in the past, Joo Won had revealed himself to be a huge fan of Bo A. Do you think Yunho was the bridge between Bo A and Joo Won? If he suggested someone, I could definitely see her completely trusting his judgement.
Taking to Intragram on the 27th of February, the queen of Kpop, Bo A Kwon of SM Entertainment posted a picture to her 2 million followers, which garnered over a hundred thousand hearts in a matter of days.The couple was reportedly attracted to each other due to their mutual hobbies and interests.Joo Won, 29, and Bo A, 30, both enjoy golf and mountain hiking.As proof of their closeness, Bo A even visited Yunho in the military.On the other hand, Joo Won admitted in an interview that he's close with Yunho, whom he fondly calls "hyung" (big brother).