Northampton Parks - The Racecourse

About the Racecourse

The Racecourse covers more than 118 acres and has a long tradition of being the major open space in the town for both regular formal sports and for major events.

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  • Sports pitches/courts
  • Changing rooms
  • Playground and play area 

Booking pitches, courts and equipment 

Bookings and payment for all of our sports facilities are now managed by Northampton Leisure Trust 

The booking office at the Racecourse is now shut. For booking options, please see the Northampton Leisure Trust website 



Park Management Committee 

The Racecourse Park Management Committee brings together key stakeholders and representatives with an interest in the park, to work in partnership to manage the park and plan for its future. 

Find out more about Racecourse Park Management Committee. 

Location of the Racecourse

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