Caddie 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, Rita earned a place in the Caddie Hall of Fame, which recognizes individuals who support caddying.

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