The Racing Elite: DCL23 Split 2 Team Rosters Ready for Action

As the DCL23 Grand Prix Split 2 approaches, the drone racing community is abuzz with anticipation. Ten formidable teams are gearing up to battle it out in this high-stakes competition, and the key to their success lies in their rosters. With the freedom to choose between 8 to 10 talented pilots, these teams are ready to take to the skies and showcase their skills in the world of drone racing.

In this article, we’ll introduce you to the pilots who will be representing their teams, unveiling the faces behind the goggles and exploring the diverse rosters that make up the heart of Split 2’s thrilling competition.

The DCL23 Grand Prix Split 2 promises to be a spectacle of speed, precision, and aerial finesse, and at its core are the teams that bring these races to life. Let’s dive into the rosters of each of the ten competing teams, shedding light on the talented individuals who will be vying for glory.

Fans of drone racing will be thrilled to see the return of some of the top teams in the league, including XBlades Racing and Raiden Racing, both of whom have a strong track record of success in past seasons. Additionally, the league has introduced a new teams, including Mach1, which is the first-ever women’s drone team to compete in the DCL.

Raiden Racing:

The current world champions and the winners of Split 1, This team is known for its skill and speed, and they will be led by top pilots such as Thunder, Kosta, and Longcat.

1 Pilot/ Manager David Modig Longcat
2 Pilot Vicent Mayans THUNDER_FPV
3 Pilot Konstantin Sonnentag Kosta FPV
4 Pilot Evan Desautels silent
5 Pilot Gabriel Barrasso IQ0
6 Pilot Yuki Matsuyama Mattyo FPV
7 Pilot Andreas Klein Andreas_FPV
8 Pilot Yuki Hashimoto Yukifpv
9 Pilot Nazim Tuzun NZM FPV


This team has a reputation for being one of the best in the league, having achieved the rank 1 position multiple times in the past. After a challenging season last year, they are more determined than ever to reclaim their title and show the world what they are capable of. Watch out for this talented team as they bring their A-game to the competition this year.

1 Pilot Ashton Gamble Drobot
2 Pilot Swan Versmissen Yayou
3 Pilot Alexander Kholkin Salie1
4 Pilot Kieran Tucker razbri
5 Pilot Julius Jäger ViolinFPV
6 Pilot Colin Chaigne Shaigne.
7 Pilot MinJae KIM Minjae
8 Pilot Thomas Kund Star23467
9 Pilot Dorian Kundel DrainOG

SDT Perpetuumcoin:

Give a warm welcome to the talented pilots of SDT PERPETUUMCOIN! This team proved their worth in the previous season, delivering impressive performances that left everyone in awe. With renewed passion and determination, they’ve been putting in countless hours of practice to take their skills to the next level. Expect to see some thrilling maneuvers and innovative strategies as they push their way to the top of the leaderboard this season.

1 Pilot Albert Rosinés Cueto Blessed Fpv
2 Pilot Daniel Borrega Villalba DAN00B
3 Pilot Jayden Jackson Shrimpy Boy
4 Pilot Marcell Lleixà Bergel Seasky_FPV
5 Pilot Nate YomTov NateYT
6 Pilot Silvio Camejo Ramos Silvio fpv
7 Pilot Stuart Francis Squid-FPV
8 Pilot YounGi Han HYG FPV
9 Pilot Wilf Harvey Wilf

China Dragons:

The only team representing Asia in the competition, China Dragons have assembled a team of highly skilled pilots, including Cr3at0rGamer, gMan, and Cryson, to compete for the championship.

1 Pilot Doruk Cengiz DoruK FPV
2 Pilot Kenrick Lin kenrickfpv
3 Pilot Krutharth Chickmagalur IonFPV
4 Pilot Lukas Böhm Cryson
5 Pilot Lukas Rau Cr3at0rGamer
6 Pilot Sheng Yi Ran DuoNa FPV
7 Pilot James Govey CloneNo1
8 Pilot Max Heiligman gMan

Quad Force One:

Runner’s Up from the Split 1, This team has been making waves in the drone racing world, and they will be looking to make a big impression in the 2023 season. Pilots such as HeadsUP and PropsicleFPV will be leading the charge.

1 Pilot Colin Rountree Proximo
2 Pilot Dimo Dimitrov Shterev Burkan
3 Pilot Evan Turner HeadsUP
4 Pilot Levi Johnson Leviathann
5 Pilot Quinton Hansen QTFPV
6 Pilot Ryan Martin AKDRONES
7 Pilot Silas Aaron PropsicleFPV
8 Pilot Spencer Cannizzaro Screecher
9 Pilot Kal Reifsnyder Maverick
10 Pilot Mason Lively Hyper

Alpha Prop Racing:

Introducing the roster of Alpha Prop Racing, a team that has quickly risen through the ranks to compete in the pro series. They have worked tirelessly to hone their skills and are ready to prove themselves in the pro circuit. With fierce competition from teams like Cyclone, the competition will be intense, but Alpha Prop Racing is confident in their ability to hold their own. Keep an eye on this up-and-coming team as they make a name for themselves in the world of drone racing.

1 Pilot Javier De Juan Bravo Djan Braverick
2 Pilot Gabriele Principe gabriprince
3 Pilot Jordi Picó Filgueira VinagresFPV
4 Pilot Jordy Peek keepy_FPV
5 Pilot Kevin Marshall LazyDay
6 Pilot Miguel Fernández Meca MikroMecanee
7 Pilot Susan Smith Roo
8 Pilot Thomas Bitmatta BMSThomas
9 Pilot David Franke propFPV
10 Pilot Matteo Di Fonzo Difo_96

Cyclone Drone Racing:

Introducing the impressive roster of the CYCLONE DRONE RACING, a new Pro team who have made a name for themselves in the amateur series and are now competing in the pro season. This team was formed from the community and has worked hard to make their way up the ranks, starting on Xbox and now competing on PC. Their dedication and talent have made them one of the leading teams in the amateur series and we can’t wait to see what they bring to the pro circuit.

1 Pilot Joaquin Ybanez JBox
2 Pilot Filippo Sciamanna Geek
3 Pilot Chesley Wick TheIceCheetah
4 Pilot Charles Rinfret Paco
5 Pilot Bambi Bamford Bambi
6 Pilot David Kaufman Astronaut
7 Pilot Zachary Ruschak ZionFPV
8 Pilot Pit Nestle Soziapath
9 Pilot Cedric Wissmann Lixx
10 Pilot Jonny Exner FLUORESCENT

Haven Airborne:

Introducing the roster of Haven Airborne, a new entry team representing Norway in the upcoming DCL23 season. With high expectations and a determination to make their mark, Haven Airborne embodies the pioneering spirit of Norway, a country known for charting new paths and pushing boundaries. This team is ready to show the world what they’re made of and compete at the highest level of drone racing.

1 Head of Esports/Pilot Jakob Holshagen Chuggakva
2 Pilot Erik Holden Holdox_FPV
3 Pilot Even Braaten Snowyeti
4 Pilot Haakon Gingstad Pedersen Puray
5 Pilot Håvard Smeland Smelandfpv
6 Pilot Odin Øie Eid Nido_FPV
7 Pilot Thomas Haga SPooK
8 Pilot Tom Idland Fireduck


This is the first-ever all-women’s drone racing team to compete in the DCL, and they will be looking to make a big impression in the 2023 season. Pilots such as LaBeba, MaiOnHigh, and StephFPV will be leading the charge.

1 Pilot/ Captain Ryan Lindsay Grieves Mako Reactra
2 Pilot Stephanie Chao StephFPV
3 Pilot Natalia Astakhova natahova
4 Pilot Leslie Camarena LaBeba
5 Pilot Ksenya Mosina hologram
6 Pilot Lexie Janson MaiOnHigh
7 Pilot Gayeon MO MOGA FPV
8 Pilot Heverlein Carreiro TRILLY FPV
9 Pilot Kali Ames KalliFPV
10 Pilot Liz Bowery Running_Lizard

DCL Wild Card Team:

This team is made up of top pilots from around the world, and they’ll be looking to upset the established order with their skills and daring. Pilots such as ZOOM, Mr.Bogey, and superspiro will be leading the charge.

1 Pilot Alexander Hristianov Daskalov superspiro
2 Pilot David Mclittle Vizzy
3 Pilot Vadim Dzema ZOOM
4 Pilot Marcel Sowiak FlowCelly
5 Pilot Mattias Gysin Dragony
6 Pilot Mladen Atanasov Bogoev Mr.Bogey
7 Pilot Sean Murren Rockerguy
8 Pilot Stefan Datsik StDuck
9 Pilot Michael Chen da_bits
10 Pilot Kirill Loban Valprim

These teams have scoured the globe to assemble their lineups, handpicking the most talented and fearless pilots from DCL Drafts. Each pilot brings a unique set of skills, experience, and racing style to their team, making every matchup a thrilling spectacle. The flexibility to choose between 8 to 10 pilots offers teams a strategic advantage, allowing them to adapt to various race scenarios.

The DCL23 Grand Prix Split 2 is not just a competition between drones; it’s a battle of human skill and precision. The pilots are the ones who will navigate the challenging courses, execute jaw-dropping maneuvers, and, ultimately, determine the fate of their teams.

Stay tuned as we delve deeper into the world of drone racing and get to know the faces behind the machines. Get ready for Split 2, where these pilots will take flight and push the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of competitive drone racing.

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by Babu Muhammad Umair, Social Media Manager DCL.
Published: September 11, 2023 at 11:56 AM GST


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