Drone Championships In Edmonton July 30-31

Pilots From Across Canada Facing Off This Weekend


Adam O’Brien's company, Drone Zone, is one of the sponsors of the Canadian Drone Racing Championships in Edmonton this weekend, and Travis Ames is competing.



” Racing is the next big thing to hit the drone world, and it’s coming to Edmonton.

  This weekend sees the first Canadian Drone Racing Championship Cup, held in Edmonton, and it’s all is going down in a custom built indoor course on the K-Days grounds.

  It’s one of the first major drone races to happen in Canada.

  The course features obstacles like bends, curtains and nets that drones must navigate, even as they reach speeds up to 160 km/hr. The people flying them are seated, and wear goggles that allow them to see the feed from a drone-mounted camera, as if they were actually flying.”


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