Round 01

World Supercross
British GP

01 July
Villa Park Birmingham
Event Info
City Info
Sat 01 July 2023 Gates 4:00pm GMT
Villa Park | Birmingham

The 2023 World Supercross Championship kicked off with a thrilling British Grand Prix, with both reigning champions launching their title defences in the best possible way.

Running the number one plate in the WSX class, Ken Roczen took the overall victory after going one-two-one in the three main events, while Shane McElrath also went one-two-one in the SX2 class. Roczen was joined on the overall podium by Joey Savatgy and Vince Friese, with Max Anstie second and Enzo Lopes third overall on the SX2 rostrum.

What a way to get the 2023 FIM World Supercross Championship underway! The British GP at Villa Park in Birmingham had it all! Read the GP recap here.

Up next, Singapore—see you there!

Event Programme

WSX Fan Zone Opens
Rider Autograph Session
WSX Pit Walk (Pass holders only)
Early Stadium Entry Gates Open
Qualifying Rounds
Public Gates Open
16:00 - 21:30
WSX British GP Commences
Opening Ceremony
FMX Demonstrations
SX2 + WSX Heats
SX2 + WSX Finals
Podium Presentations

About The City

Situated in the heart of the UK, Birmingham is a city rich in culture and diversity with a vibrant personality. With an endless ‘must do’ bucket list, visitors are invited to enjoy Birmingham’s history, architecture, entertainment and nightlife. Explore the majestic waterways, indulge in some retail therapy, or even take a trip to the zoo – there is so much on offer for all ages and backgrounds. Birmingham is just 160 kilometres (100 miles) from London and is the UK’s second-largest city. It’s a bustling metropolitan hub of social, cultural, financial and commercial activity.


Need accommodation for the World Supercross in Birmingham? We’ve got you covered. Book your stay now. 

Birmingham has a range of stylish and comfortable hotels, serviced apartments and B&Bs to choose from. If you’re looking for somewhere to stay that’s budget-friendly, there’s a selection of hostels or self-catering options to choose from. 

For more information about accommodation in the city or region, check out the Visit Birmingham website – there’s even a ‘groups’ section to make finding accommodation easy. 


The two nearest train stations to Villa Park are Witton and Aston.   

The information below is an approximate guide, and we recommend you plan your journey at Network West Midlands or visit West Midlands Railway.  

Witton Station
Route end to end destination: Walsall to Birmingham New Street Duration of journey and frequency of service:

Birmingham New Street – Witton: 9mins; Walsall to Witton: 15mins. 

Witton Station is approximately 5mins on foot from Villa Park.

Aston Station
Route end to end destination: Lichfield Trent Valley to Longbridge / Redditch via Birmingham New Street. 

Duration of journey: Birmingham New Street – Aston: 5 – 10mins; Longbridge to Aston: 27 – 30mins; Lichfield Trent Valley to Aston: 32 – 35mins; Redditch to Aston: 44 – 52mins.

Aston Station is approximately 15mins on foot from Villa Park 


The main bus routes serving Villa Park are the 7, 11A and 11C alight at Witton Square for the Stadium. Services 65 and 67 also operate within walking distance of Villa Park please alight at Aston Railway Station. To check bus timetable information for these routes, please click here. 

 Travel to the event with Big Green Coach. Big Green Coach is offering hassle-free coach travel. 


Birmingham is serviced by Birmingham International Airport.  

To Villa Park from Birmingham Airport – by Train  

From Birmingham International Airport, take the train into Birmingham New Street station and hop on to a connecting train to Aston or Witton stations.  

 To Villa Park from Birmingham Airport – by Taxi
Alternatively, Villa Park is approximately 20-30 minutes by taxi from the airport.  

Taxi fares vary greatly depending upon times of day and taxi company used.  

 To Villa Park from Birmingham Airport – by Bus
Please see the bus section above if you choose to travel by bus from New Street Station.  



Parking at Villa Park is for permit holders only, and some road closures will be in place during the Grand Prix. 


While attending the WSX British GP, discover the many world-class attractions Birmingham has to offer.   

If you want to explore the city’s culture and heritage, plan a visit to one of Birmingham’s world-class museums or galleries. The Land Rover off-road experience might be up your alley if you’re looking for a little more adventure. It’s the ultimate thrill-seeking day out. 

 If you enjoy the outdoors, a trip to the award-winning Cannon Hill Park is a must! It’s one of Birmingham’s premier parks and has more than 250 acres of space to walk around and soak up nature. It even boasts a 36-hole mini golf course. 

Calling all chocolate lovers! Cadbury World is the home of the world-famous chocolate and is a short distance from Birmingham city. Uncover the confectionary delights yourself as you learn how this delicious treat is made. 

Tours and sightseeing are on every visitor list, and Birmingham has many quality tour operators. Get that step count up with a walking tour, or slow things down with a calming canal cruise. 

There are tons of unique experiences, family activities and free things to do in Birmingham, so make a day (or a week) of it. 

Round 01 British GP WSX Final Results

Round 01 British GP SX2 Final Results

WSX British Grand Prix FAQs

When are tickets on sale?

Tickets will be on sale soon, be sure to Preregister here and be first to be notified when they go on sale so you don’t miss out.  

Will there be children’s tickets available?

Children’s ticket pricing is available for children aged 14 and under at the time of the event in selected categories. All stadium patrons regardless of age require a valid ticket.

How long does the Grand Prix run for?

The event will run for approximately four hours. 

Where is the WSX British Grand Prix?

Villa Park
Trinity Rd, Birmingham B6 6HE, United Kingdom

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