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 909 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

SOS MEMBERS

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

WALKER CUP REPRESENATIVES

MASTERS TOURNAMENTS

Latest Society News

Wire to Wire for DeTemple

Playing in just his second SOS event, Peter DeTemple, Lexington Park, MD, carded an opening round 4-under 68 in the Senior Masters, played at Indian Wells Golf Resort, Indian Wells, CA. DeTemple, a 2016 Virginia Senior Four Ball Champion, pos...

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Lewis Stephenson Finds Treasure At Abacoa

Playing in just his second SOS event, Lewis Stephenson of Mansfield, Texas was able to hold of Neil Vanleeuwen, Tarpon Springs, FL in a sudden death victory on the second playoff hole.

Stephenson's last SOS appearance was the 2017 T...

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Woulfe Wins At Harbour Ridge Yacht & CC

The Society’s Ralph Bogart Tournament is the second oldest event in the organization’s history. Only the Dale Morey Championship and the Ed Tutwiler 4-Ball pre-date this year ender. In 1984, the Bogey was first played at the St. Andrews CC i...

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