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 869 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

Derrick Wins at Indian Wells

John Derrick, Waco, TX is carving a solid senior amateur career. Notching two wins in 2019: the Texas Senior Amateur and the Sunnehanna Senior, Derrick added his first Society of Seniors win to the list with a three shot victory at Indian Well...

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Spring Classic Recap

The Orange County National Golf Center and Lodge was the site for record 140 contestants in the 2021 SOS Spring Classic.

Originally designed as a 96-man event, more than 150 SOS members entered in the hopes of grabbing a spot in the a...

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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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