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#MGPhobbico Vusion Spec Race

#MGPhobbico - Hobbico Presents the Vusion Spec Race   MultiGP is proud to announce that Hobbico, one of the nation's leading hobby companies, will be holding the Hobbico Vusion Race at the Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida, January 25th - 28th. This event features a $5,000 prize purse, sponsored by Hobbico, that will put the top drone racers against each other using the new Hobbico RISE Vusion Extreme FPV Race Pack, an "all in one" drone racing package, being released by H...  Read More

Jan 19, 2017 at 7:59:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

#MGPsebring17

Sebring Drone Race 2017 Sebring Drone Race 2017 Track Flyover Drone racing, the fastest growing sport in the world, is taking off at the Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida, January 26 – 28, 2017. Sebring Expo has teamed up with MultiGP Drone Racing, Urban Drones, FPV Racing Events and FPVlive.tv to bring you, the pilots and the spectators, an unbelievable experience in FPV Drone Racing. The top pilots in the country will be competing for more than $20,000 in cash and priz...  Read More

Jan 19, 2017 at 7:22:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

A Message From Chris Thomas

A Message From Chris Thomas, Founder of MultiGP "In the last two years, FPV racing which is commonly called Drone Racing has grown from a select few groups to a fast growing new sport. I founded MultiGP in early 2015 and it has grown into an international group of these pilots and event organizers. Over 5000 races have been run with MultiGP since then. At first we focused on building a safe and effective way for people to run races locally. There are now over 300 active chapters of MultiGP a...  Read More

Jan 18, 2017 at 4:07:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

#MultiGP2016Recap

#MultiGP2016Recap – Year in Review See MultiGP Racing At Night NATIONAL: MultiGP Drone Racing saw unprecedented growth in 2016. The largest drone racing league in the world grew from 4,600 to over 13,000 registered pilots, and the total number of chapters doubled from January to December. “MultiGP is proud of our programming which is designed to unite the drone racing community with events that generate competition and lasting friendships,” says Michael Gianoutsos, Chief Marketing Offi...  Read More

Jan 16, 2017 at 9:22:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP Releases #UTT5

“The nautilus shell presents one of the finest natural examples of a logarithmic spiral”    Can you calculate the Golden Ratio necressary to equal you becoming the UTT Champion?   MultiGP Universal Time Trial Tracks allow FPV drone racing pilots to compete against each other across the world by providing standardized local courses partnered with a global leader-board. Pilots attend their local MultiGP Chapter to participate and receive official results which are then entered into the M...  Read More

Jan 14, 2017 at 2:32:00 AM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

New Race Classes For 2017

Tiny Whoop and Micro Race Classes For 2017 2016 was an amazing year for drone racing and MultiGP. One of the biggest trends of last year was actually one of the smallest: micro sized drones that fit in the palm of your had, affectionately labeled by the community as, “Tiny Whoop”. An idea that was started by Jesse Perkins has exploded across our community. These pocket sized FPV racers have captured everyone’s attention and make it possible race almost anywhere. As the weather got coole...  Read More

Jan 3, 2017 at 1:25:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

2016 MultiGP Championship Video

With hundreds of organized chapters representing thousands of pilots, the MultiGP Regional Series qualifies our nation’s top competitors for the annual MultiGP Drone Racing Championship.  This crowning achievement was held in Muncie, Indiana at the Academy of Model Aeronautics’ headquarters over Labor Day weekend and featured approximately 130 world-class pilots battling it out on three different courses.  Using advanced skills in both racing and technology, they navigated their custom ...  Read More

Nov 25, 2016 at 1:26:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

Drone Racing Training Part 2

Training Tips From Top MultiGP Pilots There are many components that go into being a champion. Motors, ESCs, frames, flight controllers, and batteries are not the only choices that you face. How you train is also an important step on your road to the Winner’s Circle. Your skills as a pilot are the foundation to your success on the MultiGP Circuit. Races are won before the starting buzzer; races are won by finding that calm center in the middle of chaos. Training, drills, and practice – b...  Read More

Nov 23, 2016 at 12:41:00 PM UTC in Drone Racing Training Series  |  Comments

Drone Racing Training Part 1

Drills, Recommendations, and Exercises for Improving Piloting Skills Part 1: The Basics It’s not the motors, it’s not the battery, it’s not the flight controller that wins the race. It is the pilot. The best pilots in the league are not the best because of their equipment. These “Top Guns” of the drone racing world are on top because they understand that at the end of the day it is their time invested in practicing, their reflexes, and their mindset when in the pilot’s chair that ...  Read More

Nov 3, 2016 at 4:19:00 PM UTC in Drone Racing Training Series  |  Comments

#MultiGP11K

#MultiGP11K – MultiGP Drone Racing Group Reaches 11,000 Pilot Milestone See MultiGP Racing At Night NATIONAL: The largest drone racing league in the world reached a major milestone recently. Last month MultiGP registered its 11,000th pilot, an amazing accomplishment from a racing league less than two years old. “MultiGP is proud of our programming which is designed to unite the drone racing community with events that generate competition and lasting friendships,” says Michael Gianoutso...  Read More

Oct 24, 2016 at 9:05:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments