Rules

  • NO STEEL SPIKES!!!
  • The Links is an 18-Hole championship course. Nichols Park is a Par 33, 9-Hole course. Our facility also has a Driving Range, full-service Pro Shop, and a Restaurant.
  • Tee Times: The Links uses tee times on a daily basis from April 1st until October 31st. Tee times can be made a week in advance by phone (217/479-4663) or in person.
  • Slow Play: Our goal is a 4-hour round of golf. All groups must keep pace with the group ahead. Failure to keep pace with the field may result in removal from the course.
  • Food & Beverage: No person or group is allowed to bring food or beverages from off the premises. These may be purchased in The Links Snack Bar. Coolers are provided with the purchase of beverages.
  • Golf Instruction: Group and private instruction is available by appointment. Instruction is provided by qualified P.G.A. Professionals.
  • Club Fitting: Henry-Griffitts Authorized Fitting Center. By appointment only.
  • League Play: We have league play on weekday afternoons Monday thru Thursday. Our leagues are affiliated with Churches, Clubs & Employment.
  • Rain Checks: Rain checks are issued when players are forced to leave the course due to inclement weather. When threatening weather is present three blasts of a warning siren are sounded to inform the players.
  • Thank you for your cooperation and enjoy your round of golf!