John Ped
John Ped
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Oregon Episcopal School
Major: Aerospace Engineering

2018-19:
- Competed in 14 regattas as a sophomore
- In the fall, placed second in the A Division at the Harry Anderson Trophy, sixth in the A Division at the Coed Showcase, ninth at the Hood Trophy and tenth in the B Division at the Moody Trophy 
- In the spring, finished third in the B Division at the Boston Dinghy Club Challenge Cup, third at the Southern New England Team Race, fourth at the Rudkin Team Race as well as 11th int he A Division and 13th in the B Division at the NEISA Coed Championship

2017-18:
- Competed in 11 regattas as a freshman 
- In the fall, finished second at the Lark Invitational as well as fifth in the A Division at both the Danmark Trophy and the Hood Trophy
- In the spring, placed first at the Sharpe Team Race Trophy and first in the B Division at the Thompson Trophy
- Also took second at the MIT Team Race Invite, second at the Southern New England Team Race Invite, fifth at the Lynne Marchiando Team Race, fifth in the B Division at the NEISA Coed Championship and seventh at the New England Team Race Championship in the spring

On Dry Land at MIT:
- Majoring in aerospace engineering
- Interned as a Strategic Planner with the Narragansett Athletic Sailing Association 
- ProjX, mini-transat 6.50 project
- Alumni Chair of Phi Delta Theta

High School:
- A 2017 graduate of the Oregon Episcopal School
- Earned the Sportsmanship Award in 2015 and Seamanship Award in 2016
- Placed second at the Oregon State Championships in 2016, ninth in NWISA in 2016, 14th in the North American Hobie 16 rankings and fifth at the Hobie 16 Youth World
- Also competed for Team Willamette (29er racing program) where he finished first in the Pacific Northwest Winter Series