Drone Racing at IDE!
Join us on the course for IDE’s first annual drone racing event. As drone racing is seeing an unprecedented rise in popularity, IDE is bringing you “The IDE Drone Racing Cup”, taking place December 9-10. The IDE Drone Racing Cup is an official MultiGP event. Racers will be pulled from the best of the league to compete in the heats. A winner will be crowned for open racing and for the best freestyle. This will be one of the only legal drone Races in LA. Attendees will be able to watch the action live from the show floor and cheer on contenders as they navigate through a challenging customized state-of-the-art course with demanding obstacles!
In addition to the racing, a separate Drone Racing mini expo will be set up to feature the best in the industry. The IDE Drone Racing Cup will be part of a two race series with SoCal MakerCon. This event brings experienced drone racers, enthusiasts, as well as people new to the sport to enjoy drone racing at its best! See you in December at #IDE2016!
*Entry to view the race is included in general admission ticket. Register here!
IDE Drone Race Cup Schedule:
Get ready for the IDE Drone Racing Cup! World class drone pilots navigate an exciting course in two days of intense high speed drone racing.
The action starts at 12pm Friday as pilots fly the course in a series of qualifiers. Drones will be whizzing around the track throughout the day until 5pm.
Saturday is the big day as racing kicks off at 9:30am. At 1pm, there will be a Connex race where pilots fly using ProSight; this is an awesome opportunity to check out this groundbreaking technology. Normal racing again resumes throughout the day. The winner of the first annual IDE Drone Racing Cup will be crowned at 4pm.
The IDE Drone Racing Cup is one of only a handful of drone races that have taken place in Los Angeles. Presented by That Drone Show and sanctioned by MultiGP, this drone race is a must see!