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The SoHG is poised to launch its new website. Expect the site to come on line over the next three or four weeks. •New CS point totals have been posted. Click here to see the page. •Check the Press Room for articles about hickory golf. Something on air, online, or on paper in your area? Let us know. •Is your member info current? SAVE your privacy settings so that your name can be found in the member search database. •Send your letters, comments, photos, and articles for Wee Nip contributions to .

Why Join SoHG?

Society of Hickory Golf Membership Benefits

You’ll find a comradeship here like no other. Members who share an enthusiasm for the rich history and traditions of golf and who bring those values to the golf course. Like-minded people who love the distinctive feel of golf with hickory-shafted clubs. Connection to a wealth of resources on equipment, history, a handicapping service and regional groups where you can experience the joy of simply getting out to play with your hickory clubs. Plus, there’s the challenge of tournament play on historic courses for golfers of all skill levels.

Join now and discover how much fun golf can really be.

Championship Series

Only one event remains in the 2015-16 season – the U.S. Hickory Open at the Links of Lawsonia in Green Lake, Wisc. Check the Tournaments pages for details on these and past tournaments. For information on the 2015-16 CS, click here.

SoHG President's Message

Welcome to the website of the Society of Hickory Golfers, dedicated to the expansion and enjoyment of play with wooden-shafted golf clubs. Here you will find a wealth of information on upcoming hickory tournaments, resources to help you connect with other hickory players and to build and maintain your own hickory play set. You’ll also find news items and articles that both entertain and inform on golf history and tradition. Please enjoy the site and, if you are not already a member, we invite you to join us in experiencing the rich values and lore of the ancient game.



Jul 15, 2016 - Jul 17, 2016
Bright-Grandview Golf Course
Des Moines, Iowa USA
Jul 16, 2016 - Jul 17, 2016
Gearhart Golf Links
Gearhart, Ore. USA
Jul 21, 2016 - Jul 23, 2016
Eagle Springs Golf Course
Eagle, Wisc. USA
Jun 21, 2016
Martin leads from wire to wire with two sub-par rounds of 71-71.
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Jun 19, 2016
William Wardwell takes Open title, Bern Bernacki in Reserve, and Sarah Helly in the Women's Division
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Jun 7, 2016
Quiz tests a few items of hickory golf lore.
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