Catalina News & Boat Shows

November 18, 2020

Frank W. Butler

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Catalina Yachts Announces Loss of CEO Frank W. Butler Woodland Hills, CA – November 15, 2020 – Catalina Yachts today issued the following statement: It is with great sadness that we announce that Frank Willis Butler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Catalina Yachts, passed away November 15, 2020 in Westlake Village, CA, due to unexpected complications from a recent illness. We extend our most heartfelt condolences and sympathy to Frank’s family. […]
December 10, 2019

Catalina 545 wins Cruising World Awards!

We are pleased to announce that our new Catalina 545 has been awarded Cruising World Magazine’s “Overall Boat of the Year” and “Best Full-Size Cruiser Over 55 Feet“ From Cruising World Magazine’s Best Overall Boat review: “This boat represents a ­significant change from previous Catalinas,” judge Ed Sherman said. “It’s a major upgrade from anything they’ve ever built. I think it’s not only significantly bigger, but better than anything they’ve done.” “The largest vessel of […]
December 6, 2019

Catalina 545 wins SAIL Awards

We are pleased to announce that our new Catalina 545 has been awarded SAIL Magazine’s “Best Large Monohull 51ft and Above” and “Best Systems“ From SAIL Magazine Best Large Monohull Review: In the eyes of our panel of judges, the reason the new Catalina 545 stood out as this year’s best large monohull is because of the way its collection of engineering and design features all worked together to result in a truly outstanding vessel. […]
August 26, 2019
Catalina 545

United States Sailboat Show 2019

Celebrate 50 years of Catalina & the debut of our all new 545 at the United States Sailboat Show in Annapolis! Catalina will be on Dock J2: With our 355, 425, 445 & 545 on display Catalina dealers from across North America Catalina Yachts Store will be setup offering Catalina specific products We will be hosting a Saturday evening Catalina Owner’s Party (RSVP here)! Show Dates & Time: Thursday, October 10, (VIP Day)10:00am – 6:00pm  […]
April 11, 2019
Catalina 22

Catalina 22 National Championship Regatta

The Catalina 22 National Sailing Association and the TSA-LA-GI Yacht Club of Fort Gibson Lake, Oklahoma are pleased to announce the 2019 Catalina 22 National Championship Regatta the week of June 1-6 at Jackson Bay at Fort Gibson Lake, Oklahoma. Fort Gibson Lake is located east/southeast of Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Notice of Race is available at Membership in the Catalina 22 National Sailing Association is required.  Facebook event can be found here. This is […]
April 2, 2019
Catalina Flags

Catalina West National Rendezvous 2019

“Island Time” Catalina West National Rendezvous 2019 When: July 12-14, 2019 Where: Two Harbors – Catalina Island Attention All Catalina Yacht Owners: Come and enjoy a fun-filled weekend of food, beer/wine, dancing, seminars, incredible prizes and general relaxation. Share laughter with friends old and new – all the fun activities associated with the tradition of a Catalina Yachts Rendezvous! Mooring Information: Moorings are first come, first serve basis Rendezvous registration includes: Friday Afternoon: Check In. […]