The Catalina 22 National Association is one of the largest and strongest cruising and racing sailing associations in the country. Our primary goal is to help you and your family achieve greater enjoyment of owning and sailing a Catalina 22. With your membership in the Catalina 22 National Sailing Association, you can:
- Vote on Officers and other important issues
- Participate in Class regattas and organized cruises
- Participate in the Catalina 22 National Championship Regatta
- Save 50% on Boat US membership, register online and use Boat US Group Code: GA83459S
- Access the current MainBrace publication, racing tips,
- Purchase Catalina 22 apparel
- Purchase the Catalina 22 Technical Manual and MainBrace DVDs (additional charge)
- Subscribe to the Mainsheet magazine published quarterly by Catalina Yachts
In addition, you will find value by accessing the following "Members Only Resources" on the website (membership log-in id and password required):
- MainBrace publications for the past two years
- Catalina 22 Owners Manual for all four Catalina 22 models
- Catalina 22 Artwork
- Catalina 22 Parts Catalog, Drawings & Measurements publication
- Destinations - a series of articles where Catalina 22 sailors have enjoyed sailing their boats
- Tuning and Sail Trim Guides
You are encouraged to become active in the Association at a local, regional and national level, and to help us grow and remain strong by promoting the Association to non-members.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
QUESTION - website log-in error:
I recently joined (or renewed) and have a screen capture congratulating me on joining and showing my payment of $25.00 was received. I have not been able to log in to the website. I get a message saying I'm either not a member or I haven't activated my account. Please advise what I should do?
ANSWER: Once you join, or in some cases renew, you will need to activate your account. You should receive an email telling you how to do this. The email will look similar to the following:
From: Catalina 22 National Sailing Association [mailto:
Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2017 10:20 AM
Subject: Account Details for XXX at Catalina 22 National Sailing Association
Thank you for registering at Catalina 22 National Sailing Association. Your account is created and must be activated before you can use it. To activate the account, click on the following link or copy-paste it in your browser: http://www.catalina22.org/index.php?option=com_users&task=registration.activate&token=16xxxxxx
After activation you may login to http://www.catalina22.org/ using the following username and password:
Password: hidden for security and privacy reasons
This message has been automatically sent by Catalina 22 National Sailing Association
Once you log in, your screen should look like this:
QUESTION - change password / my email has changed:
How can I change my Password, or my email has changed, and I need to update it?
ANSWER: Once you log in, you will see all the information pertaining to your account. You can change your password or email there.
QUESTION - email changed, forgot login id and/or password:
My email has changed, and I forgot my Login ID and/or Password. How can I update my email to receive the information?
ANSWER: You will need to use the “Contact Us” form and the Secretary can manually update your new email. Once your email has been updated you can request your Login ID and/or Password.
QUESTION: - renewal:
Where do I go to Renew?
ANSWER: Under My Membership, click on the blue link that shows 1 Year Full Membership (see first question above for example). When the new screen comes up (see picture) it will show your purchase history. Click on the black "Renew" button to begin the renewal process.
QUESTION - expired membership:
My membership expired do I need to re-join?
ANSWER: No. You should log-in and follow the instructions to renew and you will be able to renew at that time. Note: a member whose membership has expired is not removed from the Association database. They only lose access to items available to current (paid) members.
QUESTION - finding the Technical Manual:
I just purchased the Catalina 22 Technical Manual download, where can I find it?
ANSWER: Log-In with your C22NSA membership username and password. The following screen appears with My Membership
Click on 1 Year Full Membership
The following screen appears. Under "Available Files" see Tech Manual. Click to open and download.
QUESTION - Technical Manual:
I purchased the Catalina 22 Technical Manual, what should I be able to view?
ANSWER: Members who purchased the Catalina 22 Technical Manual will be able to access the 2006 Editon, plus 2014 Update, 2017 Update, and 2019 Update.
QUESTION - submitting an announcement for posting on website:
I have a Catalina 22 event that I would like to have announced on the website, how do I submit a request?
ANSWER: You may submit your request to the Editor / Webmaster (Rich Fox) by e-mail to
QUESTIONS - regions and fleets:
How do I find out about fleets in my area?
I am a Fleet Captain, and my contact information has changed, and I need to update it, what do I do?
How do I request a new fleet to be set-up?
ANSWER: Go to the Regions and Fleets page to find a listing of Regional Commodores and Fleet Captains. The Regions and Fleets page also has links to help you update your regional commodore and fleet captain contact information. To set-up a new fleet, please visit the Regions and Fleets page to download the Fleet Charter.
If you have additional questions or comments, please use the CONTACT feature of the website.