Model Yachting Magazine

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MY #196 - Featuring IOM

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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:
195 - Star 45Oct 25, 2018Dec 10, 2018Dec 20, 2018Spring 2019.*Feb/Mar
196 - IOMJan 25, 2019Mar10, 2019Mar 20, 2019Summer 2019.*May/Jun
197 - USVMYGApr 25, 2019Jun 10, 2019Jun 20, 2019Fall 2019.*Aug/Sept
198 - Santa Barbara O-DJul 25, 2019Sep 10, 2019Sep 20, 2019Winter 2019.*Nov/Dec
199 - Marblehead & 10-RaterOct 25, 2019Dec 10, 2019Dec 20, 2019Spring 2020.*Feb/Mar
200 - 50th Anniversary IssueJan 25, 2020Mar 10, 2020Mar 20, 2020Summer 2020.*May/Jun
201 - US1MApr 25, 2020Jun 10, 2020Jun 20, 2020Fall 2020.*Aug/Sep
202 - S1MJul 25, 2020Sep 10, 2020Sep 20, 2020Winter 2020.*Nov/Dec
203 - CR914Oct 25, 2020Dec 10, 2020Dec 20, 2020Spring 2021.*Feb/Mar

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.