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About Chess Horizons

Chess Horizons is the award winning magazine of the Massachusetts Chess Association. It contains local chess news, product reviews, instructional material, annotated and unannotated games, announcements of local tournaments, contact information for local clubs, and award winning articles and photos of local players.

Subscription is also available to the general public, you can either subscribe online or print out this form (PDF) and mail it with your payment.

Chess Horizons publication schedule provides 4 issues a year. You can contact the editor at our Contact Us page.

Publication Schedule

Jan - Mar Issue
Article Submission Deadline: December 1. Expected Mailing Date: December 22-28.

Apr - Jun Issue
Article Submission Deadline: March 1. Expected Mailing Date: March 22-28.

July - Sept Issue
Article Submission Deadline: June 1. Expected Mailing Date: June 22-28.

Oct - Dec Issue
Article Submission Deadline: September 1. Expected Mailing Date: September 22-28.

Chess Horizons Ad Rate - Page Size: 8.5” x 11”

Payment must be received by deadline for ads to make it in the magazine. Free Ad design/layout available. All ad copy is subject to final approval by the Editor of Chess Horizons. Current circulation is about 1,200 but varies with promotional activity.

Full Page Only Special Rates
Back Cover: $175. Inside Back Cover: $150. Inside Front Cover $150.

Special Rates – 1st ad (one ad in one issue)
1/6th page: $ 20. 2/6th page (1/4): $35. 3/6th page (half): $60. Full page: $100

Discount Rates
1 ad for 2 issues: 10% off total price. 1 ad for 3 issues: 15% off total price. 1 ad for 4 issues (one year): 25% off total price.

Submission Deadline
Dec 1: Jan-Feb-Mar issue. Mar 1: Apr-May-June issue. June 1: July-Aug-Sept issue. Sept 1: Oct-Nov-Dec issue.