Model Yachting Magazine

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MY #187 - Featuring Marblehead

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Notice: Our editorial policy has changed, so that every issue will allow room for articles about other classes, and other technical articles, in addition to the Featured Class. You no longer have to wait until your class is featured - there is room for articles about all classes in each issue of your Model Yachting magazine.
Contact your editor for information about how to submit articles to Model Yachting magazine at

Definition of Deadline: The Deadline is the last date for each Editor to Receive submitted material. Adhering to deadlines is a necessity to be able to deliver on schedule. Deadlines are the final due dates. Use the first deadline for all articles and photos, except Regatta Reports and Class Vews.
*The delivery date for Issues to members with the USA First Class Option is three to eight weeks sooner than the standard membership.

Issue - Featured Class or Special Feature: Special, Featured Class, Other Classes, Technical Articles, & the Photos Deadline: Magazine Ads & Report Photos Deadline: Final Magazine, Regatta Reports & Class News, Deadline: Issue Printed & *Approximate Delivery:
187 - Marblehead Nov 10, 2016 Dec 10, 2016 Dec 30, 2016 Spring 2017.*Feb/Mar
188 - Micro Magic Feb 10, 2017 Mar 10, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 Summer 2017.*May/Jun
189 - EC 12 May 10, 2017 Jun 10, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Fall 2017.*Aug/Sept
190 - Nirvana & VO 70Aug 10, 2017 Sep 10, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Winter 2017.*Nov/Dec
191 - DF65 & DF95 Nov 10, 2017 Dec 10, 2017 Dec 30, 2017 Spring 2018.*Feb/Mar
192 - Victoria Feb 10, 2018 Mar 10, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Summer 2018.*May/Jun
193 - V-32 May 10, 2018 Jun 10, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Fall 2018.*Aug/Sep
194 - SeaWind Aug 10, 2018 Sep 10, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Winter 2018.*Nov/Dec

Model Yachting is the magazine of the American Model Yachting Association.

The staff of the magazine is composed entirely of AMYA members who devote countless hours of their time to produce the publication.

Model Yachting is an 8½ X 11" format color cover publication, printed and distributed to registered members of the American Model Yachting Association, and to businesses advertising within Model Yachting.

Model Yachting is usually 60 pages per issue (sometimes less, often more), including feature articles, construction articles, racing rules explanations, regatta reports, class news and tips with detailed photos and drawings, and information about AMYA business.

Over 100 issues have been printed since it's inception, each containing informative articles, reports on model yachting regatta's and events, reports on the various yacht classes and their happenings. Beginning with issue #113 each issue featured a specific class, most of these have excellent tips for construction, sailing, and more...

Contributors should send their articles and photos directly to the section editor for where they intend them to be placed. Please follow the guidelines/specifications detailed on the Magazine > Authoring and Photo Specifications page on this website. The editors are all listed on the Contact Us page. If you are working on content for a Featured Class Issue, then send your articles and photos directly to your Class Secretary or Magazine Coordinator. Again, follow the specifications found on the Magazine > Authoring and Photo Specifications page.