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Camel Racing Jockeys Take The Robotic Route

When it comes to races, there are many different kinds where you can choose from, although it must be said that the faster the speed is, the more thrilling it gets. Camel racing happens to be one of the most competitive sports in Dubai, and it seems that technology, too, has caught up with camel racing through the introduction of remote-control jockeys that will whip their camels to victory – or at least, attempt to.
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