Their has been horse racing at Leicester racecourse since 1882, and nowadays it is one of the busiest courses in the country with both flat and jumps racing held there. Leicester could never be called pretty, functional is perhaps a better word.
Leicester Racecourse

Key Characteristics

Leicester is a right handed rectangular course of a mile and three quarters, with a stiff uphill finish. The ground can get particularly heavy in the winter. There are 10 fences per circuit.

Course Summary

Undulating and stiff right handed track with a stiff finish.

Difficulty of Fences

Very easy

Similar Courses, where form should be replicated

Sandown, Towcester

Course map

Leicester Racecourse Map