Author Archives: Mathew Wellington

RotorCross uses MultiGP race management Software

RotorCross is now using the MultiGP race management system. We have divided New Zealand up into groups, to promote more GRASS ROOTS racing and helping our new guys get up to speed (pun intended) while allowing points series races without … Continue reading

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Champ Round South 28th August Lake Forsythe

Results from the days racing, well done all who entered, including those travelling from Auckland ! SPEC Class Place 1 SPEC Alex Hewson 100 points Place 1 SPEC Cameron Shields 100 points Place 3 SPEC Ashton Witte 78 points Place … Continue reading

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Plays of the week #1

Very first ‘Plays of the week” , produced by Gareth Evans ! The idea is to get us out and flying and sharing footage. Hopefully some people try to start pushing what’s possible just to get “that shot”. Submit your … Continue reading

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Rotorcross at the CRC Speedshow

The rotorcross guys and gals were invited to put on a demonstration on the Saturday and Sunday of the CRC Speedshow (18/19 july ) Day 1 was a disaster with a weather bomb ripping thru the venue, destroying gazebos and … Continue reading

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Seven Sharp Interviews Ian Richardson

Seven sharp Interviewed our very own Ian Richardson. Gareth Evans, Stephan Knapp, Ryan Haste, Ervin Vendel and Lee McKenzie came along to do the stunt flying – well done everyone ! All about racing drones ! RotorCross and RotorCrossNZ

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RotorCross featured on TV 3

On the news tonite, our racers from ChristChurch ! well done boys ! http://www.3news.co.nz/nznews/kiwi-drone-racers-get-ahead-of-the-competition-2015062418#axzz3dxmNHf3H

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Want To Race MiniQuads ?

Hello New People ? want to join the largest group of multirotor racers in New Zealand (and the only group actually racing) ? Check out the pages on this site ! we have the racing rules, the classes you can … Continue reading

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Radio New Zealand interview with Chris Jackson

Held today (22-6-2015) with our very own Chris Jackson ! Click Here to go to the Interview

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Hamilton 19th July Championship Meeting – Update

Planning is well underway, only 10 tickets left (out of 50) On Event Finder Kick Off around 9am for tech inspections, Pilot Briefing at 1o am , and racing starts at 11am. Be prepared, approximately 7 minutes between heats to … Continue reading

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Drone Racing article on Stuff

Drone Racing Article – click here Copied from the site It’s the coolest sport you’ve never heard of, and now drone racing is exploding across New Zealand. Two leagues have kicked off since January, with the first national championship already … Continue reading

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