INTRODUCING THE START OF PROFESSIONAL DRONE RACING IN THE UK:
The UK Drone Show and the Insomnia Gaming Festival have joined forces in a three year joint venture to develop the first Indoor RCsports drone racing series in Europe.
Introducing the iSeries indoor racing events at the 3 main Insomnia Festivals per year plus the UK Drone Show events - live audience over 175,000+ per annum. Confirmed iSeries Dates (2016) 25th-28th August, 3-4th December, 9-11th December. (2017) 14th-17th April, 25-28th August. All to be held at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC).
Get your racing skills seen by millions! Insomnia Festivals attract some of the biggest YouTube and social media influencers. In 2015, the Insomnia Gaming Festivals generated 30M+ influencer views and 8.1M social impressions.
High production values mean live audiences will be treated to awesome visuals as well as being able to get close enough to the action to really hear your quads rip through the air on the turns! As well as some hard-core racing, Pilots may be asked to participate in other PR and exhibition flying either on live stages, in expo halls or for broadcast.
WIN prize money! The Inaugural event at Insomnia58 in August 2016 was the UK's richaest ever drone race, with a prize pool of £5,000, with £2,500 going to the winner. Cash prizes are always on offer for top finishers, plus prizes for fastest laps and bonus knockout competitions for non-finalists (may vary per event, please see individual event sign ups for exact details).
Race registration fees apply, and some events include additional pilot benefits such as accommodation or evening entertainment!
Register TODAY for the next iSeries event at the UK Drone Show on 3rd/4th December 2016 - places are strictly limited to a maximum of 36 pilots. Cash prizes paid down to 8th place! Register and pay to secure your entry onto the shortlist. Unsuccessful applicants will be informed and payments refunded by 30th October 2016.