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D.C.’s First FPV Drone Race & Show Slated for April 2

Rugged Sky Media and Drone Racers have partnered to host Race X, the Washington, D.C. region’s first first-person view drone race and show, on Saturday, April 2 from 2 – 11 p.m. There will be a team and solo competition at the event, which will take place at Dulles SportsPlex, located at 21610 Atlantic Blvd., Sterling.

The companies hosting the event have invited local and national vendors to demo and sell hobby drones and supplies at the event. Registration for the event has started. Tickets can be purchased for $8 online and $10 at the door. Those who purchase their tickets online will have their name entered into a raffle to win a drone. For more information, visit ruggedsky.com/racex.