GBI RACING

Leicester racecourse

Situated in Oadby on the outskirts of Leicester, two miles south of the city centre on the A6, it is five miles from the M1 Junction 21 with a direct link via the outer ring road. Oval shaped and right-handed it is nearly two miles in extent with a steady climb to the line in the straight

It stages racing all the year round with the main event being the Group Three Leicestershire Stakes over seven furlongs

Address: Leicester Racecourse, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL
Tel: 0116 271 6515
Website: http://www.leicester-racecourse.co.uk
Email: info@leicester-racecourse.co.uk
Admission: Belvoir Stand £15; Grandstand £11 (OAPs and Students £7). Accompanied under 16s Free; Picnic area £28 car/4 adults
Road: Track is at Oadby, 2m SE of Leicester, between A50 and A6
Rail: Leicester station (London, St Pancras - Sheffield line) 2m
Car park: Free
Flat: Right-hand oval track of 1m 6f with a run-in of about 4 1/2f. There is also a straight mile course with low numbers best.
Jumps: Right-hand rectangular track of 1m 6f with a run-in of about 240yds. Undulating in nature with an elbow 150yds from the finish. With ten fences and seven hurdles per circuit a stiff test for any horse.