About Chelmsford City Racecourse
Chelmsford City race course began life in April 2008 and at that time was known as Great Leighs Racecourse. It went into administration in 2009 and remained closed until it's rebirth in 2015 as Chelmsford City Racecourse.
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An eight and a half furlong polytrack circuit. Sweeping, slightly cambered bends exceed Jockey Club track specifications for all-weather, which requires a minimum 135m radius bend.
It has a chute start for races of seven and eight furlongs and has a two furlong home and back straight.
Going Racing at Chelmsford
Chelmsford City Racecourse is situated in Great Leighs, 5 miles north of Chelmsford in the heart of Essex. It is 33 miles from London via the A12 and A131 and is 39 miles from Newmarket.
Direct trains from Liverpool street and Stratford reach Chelmsford in 27 and 20 minutes respectively.