Meet the caddie: Julian Trudeau
How long have you caddied?
Players I’ve caddied for…
Graham DeLaet, Mallory Blackwelder, Chris Baryla, Cydney Clanton, Ricky Barnes, Russell Knox, Colt Knost, Joel Dahmen, Brandon Harkins and Chad Campbell
Saint-Lambert, QC and Phoenix, AZ
High school attended…
Chaparral High School (Class of 1999) Scottsdale, AZ
Did you play college golf?
Where did you play?
Wichita State University
What is your greatest golf memory?
Our come-from-behind win at the 1998 Arizona State High School Championship (Chaparral High School).
What is your greatest memory as a caddie?
Graham chipping in on 18 in alternate-shot at 2013 Presidents Cup.
What is the best part about being a caddie?
Favorite professional golfer growing up?
Tom Lehman and Tiger Woods
Favorite city to visit?
Favorite course to caddie?
Favorite course to play?
Professional interests outside of golf?
I would love to throw at 95 MPH so I could pitch for the Diamondbacks.
Carne Asada & Chicken Piccata
Prairie Baard beer
Cúrate in Asheville, NC and Il Bosco in Scottsdale, AZ
K O’Donnell’s in Scottsdale, AZ
Favorite sports team?
Montréal Canadiens and Kansas City Chiefs
Wedding Crashers for a funny movie and Shawshank Redemption for serious movie
Who would be in your dream golf foursome, as a player?
My brother Alex, Mario Lemieux, Tiger Woods
Hobbies outside of golf?
My wife and I enjoy cooking at home.
We also enjoy watching new TV shows (Homeland, Billions, Suits, to name a few).
Any other information you would like for us to know that we may not have previously know?
Starting left fielder for the 1999 AZ State High School baseball champions.
Alternate career choice and why?
Accountant, love numbers
What is your favorite stop on Tour and why?
Hartford, my first tournament in 2012, great caddie hospitality, fun golf course
What is your favorite restaurant on Tour and why?
Oxbow Market in Napa, something for everyone.
What is one thing about you that most people would be surprised to know?
I speak fluent French.
Greatest golf shot that you have personally witnessed on Tour?
Graham holed two shots on 18 at Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village: a bunker shot to beat Speith in singles, and a chip shot with Jason Day to halve Keegan and Phil.