The Curtis Cup is for amateurs from the U.S. against a team from Britain and Ireland. The Solheim Cup is for LPGA Tour players against Europe. However, the Junior Solheim Cup is also held that week. The would have forced amateur stars to decide whether to play the Junior Solheim Cup or the Curtis Cup.
Now, the Curtis Cup has been moved to Aug. 26-28 in 2021. “We have listend to the feedback we received about the rescheduled dates for the Curtis Cup in 2021 and looked again at the schedule,” said Duncan Weir of the R&A. “We have moved the match forward by a week and introduced a Saturday finish to enable it to slot in ahead of the Solheim Cup.”
The Solheim Cup is scheduled to end on Labor Day next year.
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