The series is organized by drone pilots for drone pilots as one of the largest prize pool events of its kind in the United States, drawing in some of the best racers from the US and international countries such as Korea, Italy and Australia.ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., June 13, 2019 — (PRNewswire) —
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- International Drone Racing Limited ( https://idrlc.com/), a drone racing championship organization dedicated to bringing exceptional drone pilots together and encouraging their talent, has confirmed several international contestants for its initial major racing event series in Atlantic City, New Jersey on June 15th and 16th.
The series is organized by drone pilots for drone pilots as one of the largest prize pool events of its kind in the United States, drawing in some of the best racers from the US and international countries such as Korea, Italy and Australia. Current top global racers include Evan "headsupfpv" Tuner, Soren "phatkidpv" Monroe Anderson, Patrick "engiair" White, SunJu Park, Mark "shelbyvoll" Vollrath, Jason "vango" Glaze, and Anthony "blitz" Gennello.
"Pilots of all skill levels and ages are encouraged to register for the races," said Richard Rodriguez, Race Director for the IDRLC. "Not only is there a chance to receive a generous portion of the prize pool, but contestants will get to show off their skills and passion for drones and drone racing. It's a great way to bring the international community together to encourage others and reward exceptional talent."
Initial Racing Event Details:
The Spec Wing Racing Event will be held on the North Beach in Atlantic City on June 15th and 16th of 2019, the coordination of which included assistance from the Atlantic City Mayor's Office, the US Coast Guard and other regulatory agencies. The race's prize purse is worth $16,000 with a $5,500 award for first place. This initial event is sponsored by the Suntuity Group of companies, a New Jersey-based global renewable energy and UAV services conglomerate that builds, owns and operates residential, commercial, and utility-scale solar solutions around the world.
Drone enthusiasts are encouraged to participate ─ whether they are using drones for professional, prosumer or consumer use. Racers must be IDRLC members to participate in this initial event and can receive discounts on an AMA membership through an agreement established with the AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics) and the IDRLC.
International Drone Racing Limited (IDRLC) was founded with one purpose: To unify and encourage all drone enthusiasts to be the best they can be at their profession or hobby. With members that span across the world, the IDRLC is a multicultural organization that hosts racing events in multiple countries. To submit inquiries and interest in participating in the IDRLC's upcoming events, please fill out your information at https://idrlc.com/contact. If you are interested in hosting an IDRLC event in your country or state, please reach out to Media Relations at: Email Contact.
About Suntuity Group
The Suntuity Group is a global organization of renewable energy, finance, technology and UAV services companies that develop, build, finance and manage assets of 250+ megawatts of energy projects across the globe. Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey, the Suntuity Group currently operates in 8 countries and 10 US states. For more information, please visit: https://suntuitygroup.com.
SOURCE International Drone Racing Limited (IDRLC)
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