Engadget has posted a great article on what it takes to be a drone racer. A lof of the points there are things we’re all familiar with…
Temkin isn’t alone in describing flying as an out-of-body experience — it’s a common feeling for first-person view (FPV) pilots. Total freedom. Flying like Superman.
The Boston Globe recently contacted the USDRA and interviewed us on the state of drone racing in the US, check it out!
Dave Shevett is chairman of the US Drone Racing Association, an unaffiliated group based in New England. One day, he stumbled across an FPV drone-racing video online and was hooked. Not long after, he formed the USDRA. The group is small, but has been working with clubs in the Northeast to help set guidelines.
Read the article on the Globe: The latest tech sport taking the country by storm? Drone Racing.