Fort Collins drone racer wins Drone Racing League World Championship for second year in a row

Posted at 4:48 PM, Jul 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-30 19:44:00-04

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Professional drone pilot Jordan Temkin was named the best drone pilot in the world, after winning his second Drone Racing League (DRL) championship in London on Friday night.

Out on the race course, Temkin goes by Jet, and he’s been racing for three years. He was also one of the first professional drone pilots in the DRL.

Denver7 Sports Anchor Alison Mastrangelo caught up with Jet to learn more about the world of drone racing. Watch the video above. 

If you're interested in trying out drone racing in Fort Collins, you can get more information on the group's Facebook page or contact E-Team Hobbyplex at (970) 690-5578.