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 883 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

The 2020 SOS Player of the Year

The Society of Seniors announces the 2020 Players Of The Year. SOS Members earn POY Points throughout the year; in 2020 six events were played. Starting in February with the Spring Classic played in Jupiter, Florida at the Abacoa Golf Club and ...

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2020 Ends On A Typical 2020 Note At The Bogey

The annual Ralph Bogart Tournament, held each year in South Florida took an unusual twist at the end of an unusual year. Prior to the field of 96 being filled, social restrictions forced a reduction of players, and a mad scramble to find an ac...

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Hurlbert Tacks On Fourth Win Of 2020

The Spanish word “pasatiempo” is translated as “hobby” or “pastime” or a “relaxed passage of time.” Over the years, golfers have argued that there are few places more breathtaking and challenging than the course named Pasatiempo built by Marion...

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