Dale Reid’s Death, Obituary – It is with a heavy heart that we receive the news of Dale Reid’s passing, a true legend in the world of golf and a former Solheim Cup player and captain. The golfing community, especially those of us who had the privilege of witnessing her remarkable career, mourns the loss of a remarkable athlete, mentor, and friend.
Dale Reid’s contributions to the world of golf extended far beyond her remarkable skills as a player and captain. Her journey was one of dedication, perseverance, and inspiration. Her presence on the golf course was a testament to her unwavering commitment to the sport she loved.
I personally had the pleasure of meeting Dale during the mixed foursomes at @RLGCHoylake back in the mid-’70s. Those early encounters, before my days as a photographer, were filled with laughter, camaraderie, and a shared passion for the game. The memories from those days remain a cherished part of my journey in the world of golf.
Dale’s legacy extends well beyond her impressive achievements on the golf course. She served as a beacon for aspiring golfers, showing them the path to success through hard work, determination, and a love for the game. Her leadership as a Solheim Cup captain was a testament to her ability to inspire and bring out the best in her team.
As we bid farewell to Dale Reid, we are reminded of the indomitable spirit she brought to the sport. Her impact on the world of golf is immeasurable, and her memory will continue to inspire generations of players to come.
Our hearts go out to her family, friends, and all those who had the privilege of knowing her. May they find comfort in the legacy of a remarkable woman who left an indelible mark on the world of golf. We join together in celebrating the life and achievements of Dale Reid and pay tribute to the incredible journey she shared with us. #ripdale 🏌️♀️💔🙏