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 887 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.

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





Latest Society News

The Doctor Is Definitely In

Doug Hanzel, Savannah, GA, came to the Hesler with three 2021 victories, the Jones Cup Senior, the Gasparilla Senior, and the Timuquana Senior. Hanzel also had nine Society of Senior wins under his belt.

The 2021 edition of the Jack...

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Woulfe Devours The Field

General John Kline acted as the personal sentry for any perspective member for Society of Seniors. You had to get by the General to join. In 2001, the Board of the Society decided to honor Kline with a namesake tournament. For more than 20 y...

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