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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

The 2014-15 season is complete having begun with the 2014 Mid Pines Hickory Open. The Mountain Valley Hickory Open (the last edition of this event), the Southern 4-Ball, the Belvedere Hickory Open, and the U.S. Hickory Open are now in the record books. 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.



May 13, 2016 - May 14, 2016
Whistling Straits
Kohler, Wisc. USA
May 13, 2016
Country Club of Greenfield
Greenfield, Mass. USA
May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
Salem Golf Club and the OGA Course
Salem, Ore. USA
May 3, 2016
Groups across country celebrating
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Apr 26, 2016
Ribbons worn to remember, honor Nancy Brown
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Apr 25, 2016
Cliff Martin, Bain Hanning set new scoring record in 2016 4-Ball
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