Leicester

Leicester is a smart, dual-purpose track where all flat races up to one mile are staged on the straight course, which adjoins onto the fairly stiff but fair 1m6f main round track. Known for its ground conditions rarely relenting to excessive rain, the course suits those who enjoy a sound racing surface. Leicester is better known for its chase races and this particular course has ten fences, two open ditches and the regulatory water jump. Leicester Racecourse, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4AL.

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BHA PRESS RELEASE - Industry leaders agree recovery plan for British horseracing

2020/08/25

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Racing industry leaders from the BHA, horsemen and racecourses have agreed on the next phase of the response to the COVID crisis. A wide range of work has been continuing since racing was the first major sport to resume on 1st June. But the plan published today puts an added focus on retaining owners and key investors and attracting customers when the public starts to return to racecourses.

Upcoming packages to look forward to in 2021

2020/04/20

With what is proving to be quite a testing and tricky time for us all, we want to shake away the doom and gloom with some exciting racing trips and packages to look forward to come 2021 when things return back to normal…

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Fixtures at Leicester

Date Course Type
Tue Oct 6 2020 Leicester Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Tue Oct 13 2020 Leicester Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Mon Oct 26 2020 Leicester Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Mon Nov 16 2020 Leicester Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sun Nov 29 2020 Leicester Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Thu Dec 3 2020 Leicester Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Wed Dec 9 2020 Leicester Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Mon Dec 28 2020 Leicester Jump - Afternoon - Turf

Leicester Races News

BHA NEWS FOLLOWING UK GOVERNMENT COVIDE 19 RESTRICTIONS

2020/09/23

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British horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

The delay to the public’s return to sporting events is a serious blow to the horseracing industry and to the people and communities who depend upon it for their living.

Our sport has worked hard with …

British horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

2020/09/22

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ISSUED ON BEHALF OF BRITISH HORSERACING'S TRIPARTITE LEADERSHIP BODIES

BHA NEWS - Resumption update: Race programme and planning

2020/08/14

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Race programme and planning September’s Flat race programme has now been published on Racing Admin.

Several early closing races have been included in the schedule, which can be viewed here in …