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University Drone Racing League Flies into Simulation Series

University Drone Racing League Flies into Simulation Series

Source: IUDRO With the spectator-less sporting world navigating limited, COVID-adjusted game schedules, the world of simulated drone racing is scratching the spectating itch of thrill-seeking fans globally. Most recently, IUDRO (International Universities Drone Racing Organization) launched a drone eSports platform in collaboration with LuGus Studios, a Belgium-based software developer. The Liftoff-IUDRO Series will pit university students in a simulated drone ...

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Drone Racing Virtual Series Concludes Sunday

Drone Racing Virtual Series Concludes Sunday

Source: DRL While live sporting events across the globe have been hampered by the COVID pandemic, drone racing keeps flying fast. On Sunday, the Drone Racing League will present the winner-take-all championship of the 2020 FanDuel DRL SIM Racing Cup, the fantasy, virtual drone racing series, on NBCSN and DRL’s Twitter. Here’s how it works: A dozen elite drone pilots ...

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Virtual Drone Racing Series Benefits COVID Relief

Virtual Drone Racing Series Benefits COVID Relief

file Drone Racing League’s  fantasy, virtual drone-racing series takes flight Saturday to fund pandemic relief for healthcare facilities. The 2020 FanDuel DRL SIM Racing Cup will feature 12 pilots battling it out on the DRL SIM, a true-to-life drone racing simulator. “Fans tuning in will feel as if they are in the drone’s cockpit as the pros fly digital versions of ...

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Ex-NBA Exec to Helm Drone Racing League

Ex-NBA Exec to Helm Drone Racing League

DRL President, Rachel Jacobson Former NBA SVP of Global Partnerships Rachel Jacobson has been named as the president of the Drone Racing League. Jacobson will be tasked with scaling DRL up, developing new opportunities to engage league partners with more than 250 million global fans. “From hosting live competitions and global esports tournaments to broadcasting and streaming thrilling races on premier ...

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