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 896 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 Society of Seniors 2021 Players of the Year

The Society of Seniors announces the 2021 Players Of The Year. SOS Members earn POY Points throughout the year. In 2021 eight events were played. Starting in February with the 2021 Spring Classic played in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County ...

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Strawn Repeats As Bogey Champion

Crown Colony Golf and Country Club in Ft. Myers was the repeat site for the 2021 SOS Ralph Bogart Tournament presenting exquisitely manicured fairways and greens. Routinely considered the finest conditioning of any course the SOS Rota, Crown C...

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SOS Returns to Sandpiper Golf Club

Players call it the “poor man’s Pebble Beach”. The Society of Seniors calls it one of our favorite spots for a tournament. The 2021 Founders Cup was played on the famous seaside links, returning after a ten-year hiatus.

On February ...

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