Richard Whelan ( UK)
How did you get into FPV drone racing ?
I got into Drone racing after a motorcycle crash ruined my leg, I was looking for a hobby that gave me adrenaline like riding a bike did, but I could do sat down.
What do you like about it?
I like the sense of accomplishment when you pull off a new trick or win a race with friends. Flying with people is also very important as it has brought a great community together from all over theworld.
What are you achievements ?
I have managed first place wins numerous Northwest races and I am looking to try get a national win in the future. I am also heading to south korea to race and learn more skills.
Some fun facts about you and FPV racing.
I am 33 years old and want to get my chidren into hobby as age does not stop anyone from trying it out.