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MultiGP News - Ep. 10

Joe Nall 2017, a victory for Model Aviation, Digital Vs. Analog, and much more. Go to www.multigp.com for all things relating to drone sports! Welcome to MultiGP News.   In this week’s Morning Quad, Chris and Frank talk a little about MultiGP at Joe Nall 2017 and #DroneSchooled, and the good times they had. Chris talks more about some new frequency recommendations for running a smoother event. Frank covers some exciting news about the Latin American Drone Racing Championship that will be i...  Read More

May 26, 2017 at 3:27:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

2017 International Open Tickets

Are you ready for the largest and most incredible Drone Racing event of your life? The 2017 MultiGP International Open promises to be one of the largest and most unique FPV events of the year. Whether you are a beginner, or a seasoned FPV pilot, you will not want to miss this event! This drone racer’s paradise will be serving up 8 different FPV race and freestyle courses with the capability of 64 pilots in the air at once, so you can practice, qualify or just fly for fun! Have you ever dre...  Read More

May 25, 2017 at 1:20:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

2017 National Championship News

MultiGP Drone Racing League Announces National Championship to be Hosted at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevada MultiGP is proud to announce that their 2017 MultiGP National Drone Racing Championship will be held during the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevada, September 13th through September 17th in partnership with the Reno Air Racing Association. With thousands of pilots currently competing in over 70 qualifying events of the MultiGP Regional Series, all eyes a...  Read More

May 24, 2017 at 1:23:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

2017 MultiGP International Open

The 2017 MultiGP International Open, will be held at the Academy of Model Aeronautics’ (AMA) National Headquarters in Muncie, Indiana, from August 9-13, 2017. This one of a kind event is an open invitation to connect the global FPV community, which is one of the fastest growing sports communities in the world. The MultiGP International Open is on track to be one of the largest FPV events of the year, with “Fun Flys” open to all and multiple competitions including racing, freestyle and ...  Read More

May 24, 2017 at 1:12:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

BREAKING FAA REGISTRATION NEWS

From Forbes.com, Link to full story at the end of this blog In a stunning David versus Goliath case, John A. Taylor, a model aircraft enthusiast and insurance lawyer, beat the Federal Aviation Administration and Department of Justice in a case challenging the legality of a December 2015 FAA rule requiring model aircraft to register like manned aircraft.   The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled that the FAA's registration rule, as it applies to model aircraft, "directly viola...  Read More

May 19, 2017 at 5:01:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

Horizon Hobby Announcement

MultiGP Announces Horizon Hobby as an Affiliate Sponsor Partner for the 2017 Drone Racing Season The MultiGP Drone Racing League is proud to announce the second year of an annual Affiliate Sponsor Partnership with Horizon Hobby for the 2017 season. With over 30 years of experience, and over 20 different proprietary product brands, Horizon Hobby has been innovating and advancing the modeling hobby for decades. A large portion of MultiGP pilots currently use their products; from their Spektrum...  Read More

May 19, 2017 at 1:35:00 PM UTC Comments

LiveTime Integration Partnership

MultiGP Announces Integration Partnership with LiveTime Scoring Racing is all about data: lap times, heat times, leaderboard standings, and more. In drone racing it is just as crucial. This important information must not only be collected, but it must also be collated, formed into an easily understood list, quickly processed to provide real-time results, and archived for future usage. As drone racing becomes more established and professional, a system that is intuitive, easy to setup, and has...  Read More

May 16, 2017 at 8:30:00 AM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP News - Ep. 8

Get ready for Drone Racing Moms, International Drone Day MultiGP-Style, drones going “head to head” in an unexpected way, and much more in this week’s episode of MultiGP News. Our MGPN Team scours the world to bring you the top drone sports stories.Here is a preview of this week’s topics.   In this week’s Morning Quad, Chris will talk about a perfect Mother’s Day gift, a Tiny Whoop from www.tinywhoop.com! Jefte will share some information on the upcoming Joe Nall 2017 event, whic...  Read More

May 10, 2017 at 6:49:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP News - Ep. 7

Drone Pilots Behind Bars, Drone Moms, Cinco de Mayo - MultiGP Style! MultiGP chapters in around the world, drone pilots behind bars, a UTT recap,how FPV pilots celebrate Cinco de Mayo, and much more in this week’s episode of MultiGP News. If it happens in the world of drone sports, MultiGP will have the story! This week’s Morning Quad will cover a MultiGP chapter in Kuala Lumpur, who just had a huge event. Jefte will dig deeper into the MultiGP 2017 Regional Finals track, which will be t...  Read More

May 4, 2017 at 2:51:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP News - 04/27/17

Updates from the road to the Regional Championship, father and son racing duos, Spec Class racing, and more on the next episode of MultiGP News. From around the corner, to around the world, MultiGP News covers the world of FPV. In The Morning Quad Chris and Jefte will cover some hot topics in the drone sports world. The MultiGP Micro and Tiny Whoop race classes make drone racing more approachable for many. EMAX’s BabyHawk is tearing up the micro scene; Jefte will have the specs of this lit...  Read More

Apr 28, 2017 at 3:00:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments