Leicester is a dual purpose racecourse in Leicestershire. It is a 2 mile oval course with a 4 and 1\2 furlong run in with the last 2 furlongs markedly uphill. The course strongly favours galloping horses. One of the key races at Leicester is the King Richard III Stakes – a Listed race run over a straight 7 furlongs in April.

Leicester Overview

Leicester Horse Racing FAQ's

Types of Racing

  • National Hunt Racing (Jumps)
  • Flat Racing (Turf)

Type of Track

  • Stiff Track

Track Direction

  • Right-Handed

Draw Bias

Data shows there is a small draw bias at Leicester which favours horses drawn low who have a small advantage.

Where to Watch Races

At The Races or place a bet with an online bookmaker and watch online

Contact Info

Leicester Racecourse, Leicester Road, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL
0116 2716515

Leicester Horse Racing Tips

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