FPV Aces and the International Drone Racing Association (IDRA)'s first Southern California multi-rotor racing event is
July 11, 2015
on the football field of
Heritage Christian School - South Campus
9825 Woodley Avenue, Northridge, CA
FPV Aces is proud to host the International Drone Racing Association (IDRA)'s first ever drone racing event in the United States. This event is a family friendly introduction to the fun and exciting sport of aerial racing and aerial robotics. From competitive drone racing to fun family activities, there's something fun here for everyone!
Planned activities include:
- Competitive California Style Racing Course for 250 Class drones (age 14+). Check out our Rules and FAQs for more details. Registration is open!
- Prizes! Top three racers will receive a Custom Carbon Fiber Drone Trophy from Horus, Inc. Grand Prize is a complete EMax Nighthawk 250 Ready to Build Kit from FPV Aces and FPV Aces Drone Tee. Second Prize is a set of four motors from EMAX, and an FPV Aces Drone Tee. Third prize is a FPV Aces Drone Tee.
- Micro Quad Freestyle course (age 10-adult) - non-competitive, mini race course for everyone to experience the joy of racing and practice beginner skills on a Hubsan X4 micro quad drone.
- EMax, Action Drone, RotorX Racing, FlyCam UAV and Ctrl.me will show off their newest products.
- Horus, Inc., an expert on drone design will have prototypes and be available to answer questions and help you maximize your aircraft's power.
- Post Race Exhibition Flying. Our racers will wow the crowd with cool gear and awesome tricks as they zip all around our freestyle field course.
- FPV Aces' Quad Shop. From advice on your latest build, to gear from EMax and Lumenier or an awesome racing drone t-shirt, our quad shop has it all.
Race Day Schedule:
- 8:00 AM Event Opens for participating racers
- 8:00-9:30 AM Racer Registration, Trials and Practice Runs (all competitors required to check-in before 9:30 AM)
- 10:00 AM Exhibit Booths, Concessions and Micro Quad Freestyle Course Open
- 10:00 AM Competition STARTS!
- 1:30 PM Award Ceremony
- 1:30-3:00 PM Freestyle Course Flying (non-competitive, racers only, all classes welcome)
- 3:00 PM Event Concludes
Check out our Instagram (@fpvaces) and the International Drone Racing Association (@droneracing) for more info and sneak peeks.
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Questions? We'd be happy to answer!