Racing drones can become a new sport

Drones Racing

If something is able to move – from this necessarily make the race. So it was with cars, boats, motorcycles, horses. Yes there to say, there are even races on the bath. Now came the turn of unmanned aerial vehicles – drones.

The organization called the Drone Racing League (DRL) is already working to “lift from the knees” a new direction in the sport. They brought together talented pilots and conduct training crazy air races.

PilotOne of the DRL pilots

Moreover, in the summer of last year qualifying competitions have already taken place. The first official race will be held in February 2016 at the Miami Dolphins Stadium in Florida. In total, five events are planned for 2016. The season ends with the world championship.

DronRacing “bolide”

At the moment, the DRL involves drones assembled at home by engineers and enthusiasts. To control a camera with a first-person view is used, the video from which is broadcast to both the pilot and spectators.

So far, the drones race is in a “rudimentary” state, but the DRL hopes that once a whole stadium of fans and fans will watch the spectacular competitions using drones.

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