Drone racing catching on among sporting enthusiasts

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A specialized drone is necessary to compete in this high-flying race. (KGO-TV)

Drone racing may become the sport of the future.

The race involves fast-moving drones running an obstacle course in a giant stadium.

A private race was held in the Miami Dolphin football stadium in Florida, featuring drones specially-built to participate.

WATCH: 'Cockpit' POV of a high-speed drone race

The drones seen here reach speeds up to 80 miles an hour.

So far, major investors include the owner of the Miami Dolphins and the lead singer of the band Muse.

The video shows the first of six races planned this year.

The next race will take place in Los Angeles in an abandoned shopping mall.
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