Caddie Hall of Fame Logo HighResCaddie Hall of Fame

Greg Rita


Inducted in 2000

Greg Rita was a longtime professional caddie best known for his work alongside Curtis Strange and John Daly.

A native of Hartford, CT, Rita caddied for Strange, Daly, Scott Hoch, David Duval, Gil Morgan and Mark O’Meara during a decorated career that spanned four decades. With Rita on his bag, Curtis Strange notched back-to-back victories at the U.S. Open in 1988 and 1999. Rita also helped steer John Daly to a win at The Open Championship in 1995. He died in 2010 at age 54.

For his work promoting the important role of caddies in the game of golf, Greg Rita earned a place in the Caddie Hall of Fame, which recognizes individuals who support caddying.

GregRita 01t

GregRita 02t