Suggested Pit/Trunk Gear – for racers & freestylers

  • Charging station & plenty of batteries
  • Power strip
  • Outdoor extension cord
  • Tool kit/box
  • Soldering Kit (such as: Tabiger Soldering Iron Kit 60W 110V-Adjustable Temp W/ Carry Case)
  • First aid kit
  • Canopy 10×10 or less (to set up your own pit or share)
  • Chair(s) for you & your entourage
  • Table (eg: folding 6ft) for your recharging/repair station
  • Trash bag – please take out what you bring to events
  • Sunscreen & bug spray
  • Cooler, drinks & snacks – We generally provide bottled water for volunteers & participants at events.  We encourage sharing of snacks and drinks and provide a “sharing table/area” at Pit Admin.
  • Gates/flags/cones for practice &/or on loan for events
  • Always fly with a spotter with you when flying

General Event Participant Notice

  • All participants at our events are required to sign an event release/waiver (CNY Drones and/or MultiGP and/or venue).
  • Upon arrival at any event, check in at the designated registration table or with an event administrator.
  • When restrooms are not available for outdoor venues, please use facilities at local retailers/restaurants in the area and be sure to make a purchase as a courtesy.
  • Please follow all posted park or facility rules.
  • All participants at our flying events using our equipment with the exception of demonstrations and workshops, must be existing AMA members. We encourage signing up for AMA membership at all events and will have paperwork and link information available.  (modelaircraft.org)
  • All participants must provide their AMA number to participate in any official event MultiGP event.  Have your AMA membership card with you at all times.
  • Please consider a small donation at our events. Also utilize our bottle/can recycling program bags (CLYNK). Donations at events and your bottle/can returns help us provide event materials and upkeep on equipment.
  • If you know of a better way to do things, please share! Your knowledge and experience from other events – MultiGP and/or other sports/activities is always appreciated as we’re always open to making our events better!
  • Always have your own trash receptacle/bag with you and take out what you bring to any event as trash service is not always available at parks and fields that we utilize.
  • Realize that in MOST cases we are SHARING outdoor park/field space. Sharing means that others have the same right to the space and may not be aware of safety requirements for flying drones.  ALWAYS have at least one person assigned as a Spotter to graciously inform others of your activity and keep track of your drone’s flight path.
  • Photography, video and audio recording at events is at the discretion of event organizers.
  • Contact event officials regarding the need for pit items such as tables and chairs for indoor facilities as they may have them available.
  • Note all specifications for drones to be flown at each event.  Other types of drones can be brought for display.   Unless freestyle time is scheduled, please wait until after the event to fly drone models not specified for the event.
  • Do not fly drones outside of a facility being utilized for an indoor event unless specified by event organizers and/or the facility/venue.

Venue Information – Gateway Park, Bridgeport

  • Restrooms – typically none. Port-a-potty may be made available for larger events.
  • Subway, Duncan Donuts, Walgreens, local diner & pizzerias are within a mile of the park. DIRECTIONS: From parking lot entrance (housing development side) go left on to Rinaldo Blvd, follow the road to the next left (development entrance from Rt. 31), take a right onto Rt. 31.  Subway, Walgreens & Duncan are on the right side.  Diner & Pizzaria on the left.