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JP Parr

JP Parr

Biography

Date of Birth
Jul 27, 2004
Hometown
St-Célestin, Qué.
Home Club
Ki-8-Eb Golf Club
School
Years on Team
2

Parr makes his return to the Junior Boys Squad as one of three players hailing from Québec. The St-Célestin native secured a double win at the 2020 Québec Junior and Juvenile Boys Championship. Parr also notched a T12 finish at the 2020 AJGA Junior All-Star Invitational and a 13th place finish at the 2020 Arnold Palmer Junior Invitational.

Q & A

Q: What are some of your nicknames?

I have a couple weird ones but I usually go by JP

Q: How did you get into golf?

I was passing by a golf course when I was about 4 years old and I told my parents that I wanted to try golf. And once I tried it I fell in love.

Q: How do you mark your golf ball?

I always put 2 black dots next to the number and a black line

Q: Do you have any siblings, If so, how old?

I have an older sister named Marie and a younger brother named Charles.

Q: What was the last book you read?

The last book I read was The Match: The day the game of golf changed forever by Mark Frost

Q: Who would you play in a movie about your life?

I don’t know who would play me in a movie, but I would like my life to be narrated by Andre Braugher

Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

I don’t really have any hidden talents but I played Ultimate Frisbee for my school and I was actually really good

Q: What exercise do you dread the most?

I ABSOLUTELY dread the plank

Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?

A picture of hole #16 at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland

Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?

The best thing about my hometown is that it’s small and everyone knows everyone

Q: Do you have any superstitions?

I wouldn’t say it’s a superstition but I always mark my ball the same way and I also always use the same ball marker.

Q:What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?

I always have a bunch of gloves in my bag (5 to 10) and I also have a mini tripod to film my swing

Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

Middle Child by J. Cole

Highlights

  • Champion – 2020 Quebec Junior and Juvenile Boys Championship
  • T12 – 2020 AJGA Junior All-Star Invitational
  • 13th – 2020 Arnold Palmer Junior Invitational
  • Champion – 2019 AJGA Junior at Southpointe
  • Champion – 2019 Future Links Fall Series East
  • T9 – 2019 Quebec Men’s Amateur Championship