Tag Archives: FPV

Drone World Champs Qualification 23/24 Jan 2016

Qualifying event for Minquads and flying wings. Saturday 23rd practice all day. Sunday 24th Qualifying Event. . We will select 5 people to represent New Zealand at the Hawaii Drone Worlds (Oct 20-22 2016). 5 selected for Miniquds, 5 selected … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Where it all started

FPV Event at Matamata , 3rd Jan 2015 (part of the 2015 Nat’s) This is the first ever event for FPV flying run at a MFNZ nationals, and to my knowledge, the first run at an active airfield. The event … Continue reading

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Inaugural Event 1st March 2015

RotorCrossNZ ,Hamilton  Well if you hadn’t heard of, or be partly caught up in the hype surrounding mini quadcopter racing at some point in the last couple of months then you were probably taking an extended holiday on Planet X. … Continue reading

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