Students using Race Furniture Connect Seating at University of Leeds

Your Partner in Educational Excellence

Creating Learning Environments of Distinction

Why choose Race Furniture for your educational space?

Benjamin Franklin once wisely stated, ‘Investment in knowledge pays the best interest.’ Similarly, investing in your students’ learning environment opens the door to superior education!

Prioritizing your students’ engagement and their ability to retain knowledge is of utmost significance, and the seating arrangements you choose can significantly influence these aspects. With Race Furniture, we bring decades of expertise to the table, specialising in the creation of seating solutions that elevate your students’ learning journey. As a result, you can anticipate heightened student satisfaction and academic performance.

No need to crunch the numbers – in simple terms, opting for Race is a brilliant choice.

A bespoke design service

Ergonomic reviews for your students comfort

Layouts planned effectively and efficiently

Safety and standard testing as required

Site surveyance

Value engineered to your budget

100% on-time handover

A team of experts dedicated to your project

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At Race Furniture, we understand the crucial role that furniture plays in the overall educational experience. We are committed to providing high-quality, innovative, and ergonomically designed furniture solutions that enhance both the teaching and learning process.

We offer a wide range of furniture options, including chairs, retractable units, collaborative seating, tiering, and more. Our products are designed to meet the unique needs of different educational settings. Our designers will work with you to create a solution that is perfect for your space – we can create almost anything!


Not only do we design, manufacture and install our products, we also offer a huge range of services to compliment our products. Mainly, we are able to offer retractable servicing for any retractable units you have, find out more about this service here.

Retractable Unit Servicing
Team member servicing the retractable seating unit by Race Furniture

Retractable Unit Servicing

The complete package!

Race Furniture offer a comprehensive servicing solution to ensure the longevity and optimal functionality of your retractable seating systems. We can guarantee that your retractable seating units are not only installed to perfection but also maintained to the highest standards. Whether it’s routine maintenance, repairs, or upgrades, our services are tailored to meet your specific needs, allowing you to provide a safe and comfortable seating experience for your students.

A respected and renowned design service

Our in-house team of designers are one of our biggest USPs.

They work tirelessly to ensure that the quality of your seats are second to none. Not only do they design beautiful bespoke seats, they are also experts in safety standards, ergonomic and anthropometric design, sustainable design, spatial planning, sightline analysis, 3D modelling, and so much more.

Race Furniture drawing on environmental impact of seating Refurbishment

Refurbishment service

Looking to give your existing seating a new lease of life?

We are experts in considerate refurbishment and seat design and have been trusted by prestigious venues around the globe to revive their tired seating. A simple update on fabric colour or texture can completely modernise a space.

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Integrated technology

Keeping students connected

We work with trusted suppliers to offer technological advancements to our products. Whether you need a Prestbury with integrated USB charging port or a CONNECT bench with embedded, interactive screens – we will have a solution for you.

Certified for quality and environmental standards

We are committed to reducing our impact on the environment and ensuring excellent customers satisfaction.

The best way we see these focus areas met, is to manage our environmental aspects and the quality of our products in a formalised way and to obtain relevant certifications on this. We are certified for FSC®ISO 14001 environmental managementISO 9001 quality managementAchilles BuildingConfidence Gold Standard, and SafeContractor.

Good choice!

Get in touch today to speak directly to our team about your project and ideas.

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