Rick Sellers Golf At The Links At Ireland Grove, Bloomington, IL
Rick is the owner of Rick Sellers Golf, located at The Links at Ireland Grove in Bloomington, IL, a two-hour drive southwest of Chicago. A two-time Central Illinois Chapter PGA Teacher of the Year (2007, 2010) and the 2004 Illinois PGA Teacher of the Year, Rick is one of the most sought-after coaches in the Midwest.
Rick grew up with former Champions Tour player D.A. Weibring and played for the University of Missouri golf team and on the Florida professional mini-tours before getting into coaching. A PGA member since 1982, Rick served as a club professional at several clubs in Illinois before becoming a full-time instructor in 2000. He has been strongly influenced by some of the game’s top coaches, including Jim Hardy, Chuck Hogan and Stan Utley. Among Rick’s most notable current and former students are PGA and Champions Tour winner Peter Jacobsen and PGA Tour winner D.A. Points.
For many years Rick has been associated with the University High School boys and girls golf teams in Normal, IL, helping both squads to multiple state championships. Rick enjoys teaching golfers of all age groups and abilities and provides tour, corporate, individual, group, and junior golf instruction programs. He is also a frequent keynote speaker for many professional and civic organizations offering his observations of how golf and life experiences run parallel to one another.