JP Parr

St-Célestin, Qué. • National Junior Squad

General Facts

  • Date of birth July 27, 2004
  • Hometown St-Célestin, Qué.
  • Home club Ki-8-Eb Golf Club
  • School
  • Years in team 2

Notable moments

  • 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
Partner message

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.

    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