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New Parks Leisure Centre and Leicester Leys Climbing Centre

New Parks Leisure Centre is now open with limited opening hours. Leicester Leys Climbing facility will reopen 4 October. Get more details.

Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium

Athletics track

Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium is based on Shakespeare Street.

In line with national guidance some restrictions remain in place. For the current COVID-19 guidance for outdoor Athletics please visit (return of athletics and running following UK government roadmap.

  • One in, one out queueing
  • Changing facilities and clubroom remain closed
  • Toilets open with social distancing measures in place

Please refer to our FAQs for more information.

What happens to my membership?

If you have a direct debit membership that includes access to Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium, you will be able to access the track for free. Just remember to book online. Other customers can make casual bookings at the usual rates listed below. Remember to register as an Active Leicester member first.

Casual prices

  • Adults: £4.40
  • Junior and concessions: £3.30

Opening times

Days Opening hours
Monday to Thursday 4pm – 8pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9am - 1pm
Sunday Closed

Contact us 

Ring us on: 0116 283 3275