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IDRLC to Host Microdrone Race Event with Largest US Prize Pool to Date


HOLMDEL, N.J., August 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The IDRLC ( is hosting a drone racing competition in New Jersey from September 28th through the 29th for microdrone pilots and enthusiasts. The event will be hosted in Flemington at the Drone Zone racing facility and education center for FPV Drone Flying. Depending on the total participants, pilots will have an opportunity to win a portion of the largest US prize pool ever in microdrone racing, worth up to $10,000.

"We are excited to host a microdrone racing event that is more family oriented and caters to pilots of all ages," said Dan Javan, President and Founder of the IDRLC. "While the pilots are there to compete for the largest prize pool of its kind in the country, it is also a way for them to reconnect with the reason that several of them got into drone racing to begin with -- having fun and establishing the sport. They all have fun while racing. Events like this sets the IDRLC apart from other sports leagues. We reward talent at face value irrespective of demographics like age, gender, and nationality. If you're talented and want to participate, you are more than welcome to join us."

The initial race will be the first for the IDRLC's microdrone events, which also serves as a spectator sport at the racing facility and education center that is operated by members of the Academy of Model Aeronautics. All pilots competing must be a member of the IDRLC. Membership applications are being accepted online at

Suntuity ( and its drone services division Suntuity AirWorks (, are the official co-sponsors of the event. Suntuity AirWorks provides drone financing and services through its nationwide network of operators and dealers and is on the forefront of drone and UAV technologies.

The IDRLC is a drone racing championship organization that is dedicated to bringing the world's best pilots together to compete in unique, record-breaking events that are often the first of its kind. IDRLC's June's Spec Wing and Open Class Race events drew in some of the largest prize pools and top international pilots in drone racing history.

In addition to upcoming IDRLC-hosted events, the league will also be sponsoring the West Coast Throwdown in Roseburg, Oregon from August 22nd through August 25th, 2019 which is considered the largest annual freestyle-based FPV event on the West Coast. Event details can be found at

To stay up to date on the IDRLC, please visit us online at and Facebook, Instagram @iDroneRacing, Twitter @DroneRacingLC & LinkedIn.

To stay up to date on Suntuity, please visit us online at and, and Facebook, Instagram @SuntuitySolar, Twitter @SuntuitySolar, & LinkedIn.

To stay up to date on Suntuity AirWorks, please visit us online at and Facebook, Instagram @SuntuityAirWorks, Twitter @SuntuityAirWork & LinkedIn.

The International Drone Racing Limited (IDRLC) was founded with one purpose: To unify and encourage all drone enthusiasts to be the best they can be at their profession or hobby. With members that span across the world, IDRLC is a multicultural organization that hosts racing events in multiple countries. To submit inquiries and interest in participating in IDRLC's upcoming events, please fill out your information at If you're interested in hosting an IDRLC event in your country or state, please reach out to Media Relations at communications(at)idrlc(dot)com.

About Suntuity Group
The Suntuity Group is a conglomerate of renewable energy, finance, technology and UAV service companies that has developed, built and managed assets of 250+ megawatts of energy projects across the globe. Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey, the Suntuity Group currently operates in 8 countries and 10 US states. For more information, please visit:

About Suntuity AirWorks
Suntuity AirWorks is the UAV and Drone services division of the Suntuity Group of Companies, with drone and UAV service offerings in multiple countries and across the US. Its hardware and software platforms deliver state of the art industry-specific solutions from DJI, FLIR, Berkley and other reputable organizations. For more information on Suntuity AirWorks and its Dealer Program and Training Academy, please visit:



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