Leicester Racecourse

Leicester Racecourse Co Ltd

Telephone: 0116 271 6515
Email : info@leicester-racecourse.com
Twitter : @LeicesterRaces
Facebook : facebook.com/leicesterraces

About Leicester Racecourse

Dual flat and national hunt venue located in the East Midlands. The highlight of their race calendar is the King Richard III Stakes, which is a listed flat race over 7 furlongs, held in April.

Their web site provides race day information, which includes details of up coming fixtures, tickets, memberships, hospitality, sponsorship, local hotels and directions to get there. Their Kube event space can be used for a variety of events, including conferences, exhibitions, product launches and weddings.

Free Bets on Leicester Races

Course Details


Right-handed, undulating oval, about 1 mile 6 furlongs round with 5 furlong run-in.

National Hunt:

Right-handed and undulating, placing emphasis on stamina. Circuit 1 mile 6 furlongs.

Going Racing at Leicester


The racecourse is two miles south east of Leicester on the A6 Market Harborough road. Take the M1 exiting Junction 21 or M69.


Trains run from London St Pancras to Leicester. A bus runs from the station to the racecourse on race days.