Awesome activity: Drone Racing Africa holiday camp

An attending kid flies his drone with first person view (FPV) goggles at the Cape Town drone camp
Date:21 December 2016 Author: Lindsey Schutters Tags:, , , , , ,

In our December magazine we showed you how the professionals do it, now see how the kids learn to race quadcopters – and they’re pretty good.

Drone Racing Africa hosted a series of two day holiday camps in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay up until 24 December. Attending children were subjected to drone pilot theory, flight simulator and practical with mini racing drones.

It’s a different experience when you embarrass yourself in front of children, especially when failing at something that seems to come naturally to them. Watch these highlights from the DRA holiday camp in Cape Town and visit to find out when us big kids (adults) can join in the racing fun.

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