Summer MainBrace Now Available

The Summer MainBrace is now available. You may open and read the MainBrace publication (PDF format) by selecting "MainBrace" on the top menu. Or you may take this link to MAINBRACE.

Featured in this issue:

  • Events
  • National Champion: The Stars Aligned and a Dream Came True!
  • 2022 Catalina 22 National Championship: Fort Walton Yacht Club
  • National Regatta Results
  • Special Award Winners
  • Catalina 22 National Championship Regatta Photographs by CeCe Stoldt
  • First Time Skippering at the Nationals
  • Officer Reports
  • Amendments to the Constitution, Bylaws and Class Rules
  • Regions and Fleets Reports
  • Region 8 Racing Report
  • Cruiser’s Corner
  • Great Lakes Cruise Report
  • Destination ‘22: Charleston, SC
  • Region 8 Regattas
  • A Scale Model of our Catalina 22 Sport “Derrylin”
  • Adding a Snubber for the Jib Furler Line
  • Sister Ships in Sister Slips
  • Which is a Better Motor - Honda 5 or Tohatsu 6?
  • Membership Form

To submit an article for the Fall MainBrace, please send your article to the Editor (Rich Fox) by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than Noon Eastern on October 1. You may also submit articles to be posted on the website at any time, including Notice of Race, maintenance and tech tips, race results, pictures, cruise announcements, and adventurous Catalina 22 sailing stories.

Effective with the Summer MainBrace publication, the new deadlines to submit articles for publication in MainBrace are:

  • July 1, Noon Eastern
  • October 1, Noon Eastern
  • January 15, Noon Eastern
  • April 1, Noon Eastern