This 2022-23 Season premieres on, and more international broadcast networks will add DRL programming. Saturday, November 19th at 1:30 pm ET NBC and the top streaming platforms
NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world’s premier professional drone racing property, announced expanded global media distribution for 2022-23 DRL Algorand World Championship Season, which premieres this Saturday, November 19th at 1:30 pm ET On NBC, and other top streaming services.
DRL’s largest global reach will be achieved this season. The racing will air in more that 320 million households. This is a 30% increase from the last season. The league announced partnerships to 20 international networks, including ESPN, FOX Sports, NBC Sports, and ESPN. Art Motion, Sony Pictures Networks India, StarTimes, Sport Klub, FPT Play, TrueVisions, Tap DMV Philippines, Fox Sports Australia, O2TV Sport, ubeat (Grup Mediapro), STARZPLAY Sports, ELEVEN, beIN Sports, Extreme Channel, Sportall, Viaplay, and more.
DRL will allow its race content to be available on multiple digital platforms at once, making it the first “wide-streamed sport”. DRL, Gen Z’s favorite sports, will stream live on TikTok. The league boasts over 5 million followers. 10 billion #drone videos viewed. DRL will also stream live on YouTube. DRL’s YouTube channel has seen 60% organically rise in the past 90-days, Twitter, Twitch Instagram and Facebook.
DRL is the 21st century’s defining sport, challenging other major properties. We meet fans where they are and give them what they want – high-tech and high-speed competition across real-life racing, esports, and the metaverse,” said DRL CMO Anne Marie Gianutsos. DRL’s games are available on all formats, and they are tailored to our social-first audience.
Fans will be able to watch DRL’s Race in the Cloud presented by Google Cloud on Saturday. The 12 top drone pilots in the world Race high-speed drones through famous sports arenas, DRL Sim virtual maps, and a metaverse to become the DRL Algorand World champion. The season will feature a live audience esports event in February at Esports Stadium Arlington in Arlington, TexasA stunning drone race is also possible Miami 3-0-FlyOn loanDepot park, which is home to Major League Baseball’s Miami Marlins. February 25, 2023 In Miami, Florida. Click here to purchase tickets to DRL’s Miami 3-0-Fly race.
DRL partners: Algorand Google Cloud T-MobileDuring the season, the U.S. Air Force and PointsKash will be activated. DRL will allow fans to interact with them through their gaming products, including the DRL SIM videogame, Drone Racing Arcade mobile games, and the upcoming metaverse game Project Drone Galaxy.
DRL has just released new fashion apparel in the DRL StoreIncludes replicas DRL Pilot jerseys that hints DRL’s tech data, custom drones and hidden messages through interactive QR codes that lead to surprise digital locations.
Information about DRL
Drone Racing League is the premier professional drone racing organization in the world. DRL is home to the best drone pilots around the globe. Millions of people watch them race on NBC and Twitch, YouTube, TikTok and Twitch. DRL is the new sport that combines cutting-edge technology with immersive drone racing. DRL was founded by Nicholas Horbaczewski DRL was founded in NYC in 2015. It is now privately held. Visit www.DRL.com for more information. www.drl.io.
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