1st FAI World Drone Racing Championships 2018 awarded to Shenzhen

The Chinese delegate Yang Zhuogue accepting the selection of Shenzhen, China as the hosts of the 1st FAI World Drone Racing Championships from FAI President Frits Brink. Photograph Credit FAI/ Marcus King.

The 111th FAI General Conference took place in Lausanne, Switzerland this week.  The FAI, the World Air Sports Federation that is the international governing body for Drone Racing, has awarded the 1st World Drone Racing Champions to Shenzhen, China for November 2018.

The BFPVRA look forward to liaising with the FAI to ensure that the British FPV Community is represented at the event.  More information will be released, including the qualifying criteria.  Watch this space.