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Professional DRONE racing comes to the UK with London set to ... - Mirror.co.uk


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Professional DRONE racing comes to the UK with London set to ...
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Drone racing is set to explode onto the UK sports scene next year, with a championship event at London's Alexandra Palace in June.
The UK's first pro drone race will be hosted in London next JuneEngadget
UK's first professional drone race to be held in LondonBelfast Telegraph
A 90mph battle of the drones is coming to London - Evening StandardEvening Standard

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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's ... drone racing in Pensacola! - WEAR - WEAR


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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's ... drone racing in Pensacola! - WEAR
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Drones were spotted racing in northwest Florida on Saturday.Pensacola First Person View got together and raced on a Pac-Man inspired track.The group flies ...

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Drone crashes into path of racing cyclist - Daily Mail


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Drone crashes into path of racing cyclist
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A drone was filmed crashing in to the path of a cyclist taking part in a race, sending him over the edge of his handlebars. The cyclist was participating in the Golden State Race Series in Sacramento, California, over the weekend when the flying gadget ...
Watch: Drone crashes into cyclist mid-race (video) - Cycling WeeklyCycling Weekly
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Fancy a Grand Prix race in the open air? Get started by building your own DIY racing drone. - Digital Trends


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Fancy a Grand Prix race in the open air? Get started by building your own DIY racing drone.
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Interested in getting into the drone racing scene, but don't know how to get started? Not to worry. These days you can build your own rig with relative ease - though it might be a bit daunting if you're a first-timer. Therefore, to help you hit the ...
Game of DRONESPune Mirror
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Sci-fi show 'Firefly' lives on -- as a micro drone racing course - CNET


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Sci-fi show 'Firefly' lives on -- as a micro drone racing course
CNET
There's nothing quite like stepping onto a set from one of your favorite TV shows -- so when I walked onto a fully lit spaceship set from the show "Firefly" to check out DR1 Racing's Micro Series, I had to contain my geek glee a little bit. It's a ...

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Racing Drone Captures Illegal Dumpers in The Act - The Drive


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Racing Drone Captures Illegal Dumpers in The Act
The Drive
The drone operator was reportedly using a racing drone, which is why he was able to quickly maneuver around the vehicle and not fall behind. After the drone got the suspect's license plate, the operator backed off and let them drive off. After ...

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DRL's next-gen Racer3 drone combines speed, performance - ESPN


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DRL's next-gen Racer3 drone combines speed, performance
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NEW YORK -- The Drone Racing League unveiled on Thursday the latest edition of its racing drone, which fans will get to see in action on ESPN come June. This is certainly no toy. The DRL Racer3 flies up to 85 miles per hour, and as high as 6-8 kilometers.
Drone Racing League returns to ESPN with faster, more crashable aircraftThe Verge
ESPN's Drone Racing League returns with faster, bigger racesEngadget
Drone Racing League's new drone will go 0-80 MPH in under a ...TechCrunch
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CSU Channel Islands to hold first drone race - Ventura County Star


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CSU Channel Islands to hold first drone race
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Drones can do a lot more than fly fast and spin quickly, said Professor Sean Anderson, who teaches environmental science at CSU Channel Islands. So he wanted the university's first drone race to focus on more than speed and agility but also to show off ...

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Purdue to host drone racing competition - Purdue Exponent


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Purdue to host drone racing competition
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Homemade drones will take flight at Purdue on Saturday for the first-ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship. According to a Purdue news release, the qualifying races will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and the championship races will be ...

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Baltimore hosts first Drone Grand Prix race - Washington Post


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Baltimore hosts first Drone Grand Prix race
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On April 1, the first Baltimore Grand Prix drone race was held at Open Works, a public fabrication and art studio, in North Baltimore. The race, the Baltimore Grand Prix, was organized by Global Air Media, a company that uses drones for aerial mapping ...

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Inaugural Drone Racing Event Debuting At Purdue | 93.1 WIBC - 93.1 WIBC Indianapolis


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Inaugural Drone Racing Event Debuting At Purdue | 93.1 WIBC
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This year will mark the first-ever Colligate Drone Racing National Championships, and it will be held on the campus of Purdue University this weekend.
Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship coming to Purdue ...Purdue Newsroom

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DRL introduces next gen racing drone - ESPN


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DRL introduces next gen racing drone
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NEW YORK -- The Drone Racing League unveiled on Thursday the latest edition of its racing drone, which fans will get to see in action on ESPN come June. This is certainly no toy. The DRL Racer3 flies up to 85 miles per hour, and as high as 6-8 kilometers.
Drone Racing League Launches Racer 3, Its Fastest Drone Yet ...The Drive
Drone Racing League returns to ESPN with faster, more crashable aircraftThe Verge
Drone Racing League's new drone will go 0-80 MPH in under a ...TechCrunch
Engadget -SportTechie
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Drone Racing League Launches Racer 3, Its Fastest Drone Yet ... - The Drive


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Drone Racing League Launches Racer 3, Its Fastest Drone Yet ...
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The Drone Racing League-a.k.a. DRL-is known for its world-renowned pilots navigating through insane three dimensional courses. Now, the Allianz World ...
Drone Racing League returns to ESPN with faster, more crashable aircraftThe Verge
ESPN's Drone Racing League returns with faster, bigger racesEngadget
Drone Racing League's new drone will go 0-80 MPH in under a ...TechCrunch
Inverse -n3rdabl3 (press release) (blog) -Digital Journal
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Drone race held in Moberly - Moberly Monitor Index


Drone race held in Moberly
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MOBERLY, Mo. - On Saturday, Heart of America FPV hosted its inaugural drone race in Moberly. The May 20 race was hosted at the Randolph Area YMCA. Six pilots competed in seven time trial heats and concluded with three race heats. The course was ...

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Drone Racing Club Hits Turbulence With City Of Des Moines - whotv.com


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Drone Racing Club Hits Turbulence With City Of Des Moines
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"It is very fun to watch, it's fast paced, the crashes are fantastic and it's a lot of fun for everybody," said Will Dobbins, president of the 515 First Person View drone racing club. With 20 member club, Dobbins looked to spread their wings. "There ...

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Aerix Drones Is Bringing Drone Racing To Your Living Room And ... - Digital Trends


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Aerix Drones Is Bringing Drone Racing To Your Living Room And ...
Digital Trends
This awesome kit from popular dronemaker Aerix Drones will bring miniature drone racing into your front yard.
Why the Fast-Paced World of Drone Sports Is Getting So PopularSingularity Hub
PSFK Conference Interview: Why Building A New Sport Takes Both ...PSFK (subscription)

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Take to the skies with a DIY racing drone in an aerial Grand Prix - Digital Trends


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Take to the skies with a DIY racing drone in an aerial Grand Prix
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Interested in getting into the drone racing scene, but don't know how to get started? Not to worry. These days you can build your own rig with relative ease - though it might be a bit daunting if you're a first-timer. Therefore, to help you hit the ...
FPV car racing is getting kinda gnarlyNew Atlas

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Aerix Black Talon 2.0 is drone racing's gateway drug - TNW


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Aerix Black Talon 2.0 is drone racing's gateway drug
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Calling the Black Talon 2.0 the best racing drone for beginners is doing it a great disservice. As someone who has flown everything from $29 micro-drones to several-thousand dollar quadcopters, there's something insulting about slapping Aerix's latest ...

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Wondering About How to Start Flying or Racing Drones? Two Innovative Models to Consider - Forbes


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Wondering About How to Start Flying or Racing Drones? Two Innovative Models to Consider
Forbes
If you grew up with kites and gliders and model airplanes, but skipped diving into radio controlled planes, you have probably been eyeing the growing drone market and wondering if there is a way in. That was me, and I was recently able to check out ...

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Georgia Tech Wins First-Ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship - Georgia Tech News Center


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Georgia Tech Wins First-Ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship
Georgia Tech News Center
Three engineering students took home the top trophy at the Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship held at Purdue University. It is the first year a national championship has been organized for pilots of unmanned aircraft to compete against each ...

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Tech students launch drone racing team - Roanoke Times


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Tech students launch drone racing team
Roanoke Times
Nestor Folta and his Mad Props drone racing team will be representing Virginia Tech at this weekend's Collegiate Drone Racing National Championships. Drone pilots wear video goggles that enable them to have a real-time view from the vantage point of ...

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Baltimore hosts first Drone Grand Prix race - Washington Times - Washington Times


Baltimore hosts first Drone Grand Prix race - Washington Times
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From the first unmanned balloon bombs sent by Austria to blow themselves up over Venice in 1849, to the little radio-controlled planes used for target practice by ...

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Drone Racing League's new Racer3 aircraft tops out at 85 mph - Popular Science


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Drone Racing League's new Racer3 aircraft tops out at 85 mph
Popular Science
Last week, the Drone Racing League announced the latest of their drone models, the tremendously powerful Racer3. It can fly up to 85 mph, reach near top speed in just a second, and can sustain flight for three minutes, which is long enough for a lap or ...
Drone Racing Buzzes Into The ValleyValley Public Radio

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Drone racing lights up motorsport - The Engineer


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Drone racing lights up motorsport
The Engineer
At the vanguard of the fast-growing sport is the Drone Racing League (DRL), the second season of which is set to air soon on Sky Sports and ESPN. Pilots wearing first-person-view (FPV) goggles use radio controllers to fly small drones around themed 3D ...

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Drone Racing League's new drone will go 0-80 MPH in under a ... - TechCrunch


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Drone Racing League's new drone will go 0-80 MPH in under a ...
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The Drone Racing League just unveiled the drone that its pilots will use for the second season, which will again be airing on ESPN starting on June 20th...
Drone Racing League Launches Racer 3, Its Fastest Drone Yet ...The Drive
Drone Racing League returns to ESPN with faster, more crashable aircraftThe Verge
ESPN's Drone Racing League returns with faster, bigger racesEngadget
Inverse -n3rdabl3 (press release) (blog) -Digital Journal
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