We talk a lot on this site about FPV drone racing. One year ago, few people had heard of this sport, but today it is becoming a global phenomenon that many people are watching and participating in. The evolution from “obscure nerd sport” to “covered by major networks” has be very fast.
Today’s pilots are seeing big prize money and incentives to take their racing skills to the next level. Many are quitting their “normal” jobs to pursue this sport full time. This article gives a good history and snapshot of where the sport is today as well as where it is heading in the future.