Sports and Fitness

Spectator Sports

Famous as the nursery of many famous athletes and sports people, Loughborough also offers much to those who just want to be spectators.


Leicester City FC
Walkers Stadium
Filbert Way, Leicester, LE2 7FL
0845 815 6000

Nottingham Forest FC
The City Ground,
Nottingham, NG2 5FJ
0115 982 4444

Notts County FC
Meadow Lane,
, NG2 3HJ
0115 952 9000

Derby County FC
Pride Park Stadium,

Derby, DE24 8XL

0871 472 1884

Rugby Union

Leicester Tigers
Aylestone Road,
0844 856 1880


Leicestershire County CC
County Ground, Grace Road
, LE2 8AD

Nottinghamshire County CC
Trent Bridge, West Bridgford,
Nottingham, NG2 6AG.
0115 982 3000
Also a Test Match ground

Derbyshire County CC
The County Ground,
Nottingham Road,
Derby, DE21 6DA
01332 388 101

Motor Sports

Donington Park Motor Racing Circuit
Castle Donington,
Derby, DE74 2RP
Driving experiences, superbikes, motor museum, music festivals + mammoth car boot sales
01332 810 048

Mallory Park Circuit
Kirkby Mallory, Hinckley
Bike racing, activity days: drive round the circuit yourself, Formula 1, Rally, Classic
01455 842931

Silverstone Circuit
Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN
0844 3728 200

Rockingham Speedway
Northamptonshire NN17 3
01536 500 500

Horse Racing

Leicester Racecourse
A day at the races, conference facilities
0116 271 6515

Nottingham Racecourse
Colwick Park
Nottingham, NG2 4BE
Another day at the races or a special occasion
0844 579 3011

Activities, Fitness and Active Sports


Beedles Lake Fishing Centre
Broome Lane, East Goscote, Leicester
Two lakes, one for large carp, the smaller for bream and tench, good for matches and pleasure
0116 269 4728
Day Tickets

Charnwood Water
off Tuckers Road, Loughborough,
Leics. LE11 2PH

Lakeside Sporting Fishery
Wide Lane, Wymeswold
Lake fishing
01509 881714
Daily Ticket:


Beedles Lake Golf Centre (18 hole)
Broome Lane, East Goscote, Leicester
0116 260 6759

Birstall Golf Club (18 hole)
Station Road, Birstall, Leicester LE4 3BB
0116 267 4450

Charnwood Forest Golf Club (18 hole)
Breakback Rd, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 8TA
01509 890 259

Charnwood Golf (Driving Range) and Country Club
Derby Road (A6), Loughborough, Leics. LE11 5AD
01509 260972

Lingdale Golf Club (18 hole)
Joe Moores Lane, Woodhouse Eaves, Loughborough
01509 890035

Longcliffe Golf Club (18 hole)
Snell's Nook Lane, Nanpantan, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3YA
01509 231450

Park Hill Golf & Leisure (18 hole)
Park Hill, Seagrave, nr. Loughborough, Leics. LE12 7NG
01509 815454

Rothley Park Golf Club
Westfield Lane , Rothley, Leicester, LE7 7LH
0116 237 5086

Rushcliffe Golf Club (18 hole)
Stocking Lane, East Leake, Nr Loughborough, Leics., LE12 5RL
01509 852959