The Publications page of the website features a variety of resources in one place that you will not find anywhere else. The publication resources are grouped together by:

  • Publications anybody can access.
  • Publications that C22NSA members only can access.
  • Publications that C22NSA members can access with an additional purchase.


If you are shopping for a Catalina 22, then check out these publications that you may download:


After you purchase your Catalina 22, read these publications to learn more about the Catalina 22, the Class, the People, and the fun everybody has with this great little boat. We hope you will be encouraged to JOIN the Association and participate in the fun!

  • MainBrace - download the current issue of the official news publication of the Catalina 22 National Sailing Association.
  • Catalina 22 History Book - download the 50+ year history of the Builder, the Class and the People who Love the Catalina 22.
  • Northern Gulf Coast Cruise Stories - download the sailing adventures of Catalina 22 sailors from 1998 thru 2017.
  • Racing Tips - a page with tips for Catalina 22 sailors who are new to racing or have some prior experience.
  • Cruising Club - helpful resources for sailors who enjoy cruising aboard their Catalina 22. 
  • Technical Article Guide download an index of over 600 Catalina 22 technical articles, not just those in the Catalina 22 Technical Manual.
  • Catalina 22 University to learn more about the Class.
  • Welcome to the Silver Fleet - a new publication that will make its debut on October 1. 


C22NSA members may download the following "members only" publications using the LOG-IN icon on the top main menu bar.  

Note: non-members will receive an error message when using the above links to access this group of publications. Destinations and National Regatta Articles provide public access (member log-in not required) for a few articles within each group. 


Additional purchases - members of the Catalina 22 National Sailing Association may also purchase the following: 

  • Catalina 22 Technical Manual (2006) includes the 2014, 2017 and 2019 Updates with over 700 pages of tips written by Catalina 22 sailors.
  • A subscription to Mainsheet Magazine published quarterly by Eagle Ltd that features many other sailboat classes in the Catalina Yachts family.
  • MainBrace DVDs with past issues dating back to Fall 1972.