About Us

Leicester Riders are the UK's oldest professional basketball team, having been founded in 1967.

We are also one of the most successful basketball clubs in the UK, having won 19 titles in the British Basketball League, the top division of basketball in the country. Leicester Riders have a large fan following who cheers them on to victories.

The Leicester Riders Foundation's community endeavours spread the club's impact throughout the community.

Head Coach Rob Paternostro is one of the most decorated and longest-serving coaches in the British Basketball League.

Leicester's fans and community are instrumental in the club's success. The Riders can excel because of their assistance with fundraising and support.