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 956 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

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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David Kempner Obituary

Dave was the biggest golf enthusiast imaginable. He found true joy competing against the best senior amateur golfers from around the world. As he eased out of his career as a highly regarded and well respected labor and employment lawyer at Pea...

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