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The National Miniature Pylon Racing Association is the Special Interest Group for the Academy of Model Aeronautics. The NMPRA is an organization of Pylon Racers whose mission is to promote, organize and standardize the hobby. This website is the home of the NMPRA but our members are spread across the Globe. Take a look around and get involved with the most exciting form of Radio Control.

1/17 Winterfest Q500 Race

2/21 Phoenix QM40 Classic

3/21 Southern 500

3/21 Denis Lyon Memorial Race

4/11 George Finch Memorial

4/25 Woodland Q40, Q500 & EF1

5/16 Whittier Spring Madness Q40

9/12 Fred Burgdorf Memorial

10/24 West Coast Championship

NMPRA members have access to a
wealth of racing experience. Help shape
the future of RC Pylon Racing. Support
the NMPRA by becoming a member and
gain access to these benefits.

The NMPRA discussion forum software is in the process of being upgraded. Thank you for your patience. We expect to have the upgrade completed and the forum up and running soon.

The NMPRA Hall Of Fame page has been updated to include 2014 inductees Bob Brogdon & Terry Prather. Check it out here:

NMPRA Hall Of Fame

The NMPRA Bylaws have been updated by the NMPRA officers. You can review the updated bylaws here:

NMPRA Bylaws

The NMPRA National Points page has been updated to include all the Formula I Champions since the first year it was awarded in 1968. You can check out the Formula I Champions list here:

NMPRA Champions

Make sure to be at the 2015 AMA NATS in Muncie, IN for pylon July 10 - 16. Click on the NATS logo for more information.

424 Q500 will be held again in 2015, Club 40 will also be held, make sure to sign up early.


The FAI page has been updated with information on the 2014 F5D Team. Please support the F5D team by making a donation. Check it out here:
2014 F5D Team

Bob Tarlau and the Valley Flyers have put together some great videos on the NMPRA Championship Race and the Basin Q40 Classic. Check them out at the links below:
Basin Q40 Classic
2012 NMPRA Championship

December NMPRA Newsletter
Running a Race Primer
PAUL HERMAN'S Race Software