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EMAX Becomes Prominent Sponsor

The MultiGP Drone Racing League is proud to announce that EMAX will be one of their prominent sponsors for the 2017 season. EMAX has a long standing tradition of manufacturing high quality components for the radio-controlled modeling community. Like MultiGP, EMAX has been there for drone sports enthusiasts since the creation of the hobby. EMAX’s Red Bottom motors were the most popular motor among pilots during the MultiGP 2016 racing season. That tradition will be continued in 2017 with eve...  Read More

Mar 2, 2017 at 8:56:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

2017 MultiGP Regional Series

National Drone Racing Competition Heats Up as MultiGP  Announces the Launch of their 2017 Regional Series   Click here to watch the 2016 MultiGP National Championship Recap NATIONAL – March 1, 2017 - Competition is ramping up across the nation as drone racing pilots start practicing to qualify for the 2017 MultiGP Drone Racing Championship, to be held in Las Vegas this October.  Over 5,400 pilots, from more than 450 MultiGP Chapters across the United States, have begun polishing their ...  Read More

Mar 1, 2017 at 5:57:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

Build a Micro Drone Track

Parent/Child Project: Building a Backyard Micro Drone Track Father Michael Rollins, with his children, Ava and Logan, enjoying drone racing    PHOTO: Mike Henrie These are not your father’s R/C models! It is truly stunning how quickly radio controlled model technology has advanced in the last decade. Modern R/C equipment is far more user-friendly and affordable than the models of old, which makes getting into this rewarding hobby much easier than before. One of the coolest R/C models for...  Read More

Feb 17, 2017 at 3:46:00 PM UTC in Drone Racing Training Series  |  Comments

Join MultiGP at Joe Nall 2017

MultiGP to Host Drone Racing & Flight Line at One of the Nation’s Largest Model Aviation Gathering MultiGP Drone Racing is proud to announce that they will host and manage the FPV flight line at Joe Nall week from May 17th-20th. One of the largest radio controlled fly-ins in the world, Joe Nall week is expected to attract thousands of pilots to the Triple Tree Aerodrome in Woodruff, South Carolina. With a tradition that goes back to 1983, this annual event was renamed after Joe Nall ...  Read More

Feb 16, 2017 at 6:31:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP International Open 2017

MultiGP Drone Racing Proudly Announces the 2017 MultiGP International Open FPV’S Largest Fun Fly Festival NATIONAL: This week MultiGP Drone Racing (www.multigp.com) announced the 2017 MultiGP International Open, being held at the AMA National Headquarters in Muncie, Indiana, August 9-13, 2017. This one of a kind event is an open invitation connecting the global FPV community, which is one of the fastest growing sports communities in the world. The MultiGP International Open will be a fun a...  Read More

Feb 16, 2017 at 2:46:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

Sebring 2017 Recap

Over 100 of the fastest FPV drone racing pilots converged on the U.S Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida last week for the Sebring Done Race 2017. This MultiGP sanctioned event had one of the largest prize purses (over $20,000) seen at a drone race, with a $10,000 cash first place prize. FPV pilots from as far away as South Africa attended the race for a chance at a podium spot. The action got started as the pilots converged on Sebring for practice rounds, giving them ample opportunity t...  Read More

Feb 1, 2017 at 8:57:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

#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