Our History

Founded in 1983, the Society of Seniors is home to the finest senior amateur golfers in the world. SOS tournaments are played at scratch and provide strong competition on the finest courses. The 964 members of the SOS include every living U.S. Senior Amateur Champion, numerous Walker Cup players and captains, and former U.S. Amateur, U.S. Mid-Amateur, British Amateur and British Senior Amateur Champions.

Founding members
SOS Original Members Eddie Johnston, Dick Stackhouse, Ed Tutwiler, Ralph Bogart, Dale Morey, John Owens, and Glenn Johnston





Latest Society News

Hudson Ads Fifth SOS Title In Fall Classic

Steve Hudson, a four-time SOS champion, added a fifth title to his growing resume with a victory in the 2017 Fall Classic, held at the Deer Creek Golf Course, Savannah, GA.

The Landings Club, fast becoming a second home to the Socie...

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Roy Lewis Vomastek

Roy Lewis Vomastek, born January 17th, 1932, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 4th, 2017, surrounded by a family united in prayer and song. From a modest childhood, Roy grew up to lead a vibrant life, including his Army service in J...

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Lancaster Country Club Shines For Hesler

Most golf aficionados know designer William Flynn as the man who gave golf a few small, obscure courses, like Cherry Hills CC, Merion GC and Shinnecock Hills Golf Club.

Mr. Flynn also left a masterpiece in Lancaster, Pennsylvania th...

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