Tech TimesDrones Collide in Mid-Air for the Aerial Sports League's Quadcopter Game of ...Tech TimesThe Aerial Sports League also includes a standard First-Person View (FPV) drone racing, which has pilots wearing virtual reality goggles, giving them a cockpit perspective as if they're in the drone racing. That format is the more prevalent one with a […]
UK Drone Show stages first drone racing championshipAV MagazineThe UK Drone Show is signing up the top FPV pilots in the country while exhibitors will also show off their flying skills. The UK's first major indoor first-person view (FPV) drone racing event and drone agility circuit will be held at the UK Drone ...
F3Expo for Drone Hobbyists Descends on Atlanta's Georgia Dome November 12-15Robotics Tomorrow (press release)"F3Expo brings the best of what's happening in the world of FPV flying and drones to one location and opens the doors to everyone: enthusiasts, novices, pros and complete beginners," said Mr. Steele, a champion FPV drone racer who has flown for […]
First champion crowned for FPV drone racing UK nationalsRobohubFPV drone racing involves flying a radio controlled aircraft – in this case quadcopters -custom-built for speed and maneuverability, with a pilot's-eye perspective achieved using a small on board camera transmitting a live feed to head-mounted video ...
Popular MechanicsGet a First-Person View of a Drone Deftly Zooming Through StablesPopular MechanicsFPV drone racing is a relatively new sport, with a fanbase rapidly growing up around it after several videos surfaced at the end of last year portraying races in places like forests. The speed at which the craft move around, and the ability […]
The new, underground sport of first-person drone racingArs TechnicaWhile FPV drone racing attracts a mixed bag of racers of all ages, they all have one common interest. “We just love flying,” said Jonny Banton, a pilot who often acted as my guide and translator in a world filled with techy terminology. “Its like a ...
QuartzThe owner of the Miami Dolphins just made drone racing a million-dollar sportQuartzFirst-person-view (FPV) drone racing, where racers build small custom-made drones and fly them, seeing through a camera relaying a live feed back to video goggles, is a kind of perfect storm of sports. It's got speed (drones can travel upwards of 70 ...Drone […]
QuartzThe first US national drone-racing competition was won by an AustralianQuartzThe sport of first-person view (FPV) drone racing is still in its infancy. It involves small, custom-built drones with cameras attached to them that broadcast video feeds back to specially-designed goggles that allow pilots to see what the drones see ...Drone racing: Teenagers are being […]
GizmagVideo: The fast and furious world of underground drone racingGizmag"It just totally blew me away," says Nowak, recalling the first time he stumbled across FPV drone racing. "Two weeks later I bought my first kit, built my first quad, met up with some of the other guys flying here and the rest is history. It's […]
Racing drones through a forest is the sport of the futureThe VergeWhether FPV drone racing is headed for the big time or not is a popular topic of conversation. More than a few organizations have already taken the initiative and declared themselves the official so-and-so league for their own country or region, but as ...and […]