If drone racing is the sport of the future, how will we watch it?

If drone racing is the sport of the future, how will we watch it?

There has been a growing excitement around the prospect of a new sporting league where competitors race that very futuristic sounding vehicle, a drone. By drone they mean small remote controlled quadcopters, incredibly agile little aircraft that can move at speeds of over 100 miles and hour. Unlike most racing sports — cars, horses, dog sleds — there is no human onboard the drone. The pilots are all standing about with goggles on, steering based on a live video feed from a camera on the drone’s nose. It’s called FPV racing, a term borrowed from the world of video games, meaning first person view.

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But while the pilots don’t have much choice about which view to use, the audience does. So what is the best way to view the race? So far most…

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