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Ned KnightStaff Commodore: Ed “Ned” Knight

Staff Commodore Ed “Ned” Knight retired from United Airlines in 2001 after 35 years. He was appointed Commodore of Point Loma Yacht Club in 2000.

Ned was the proud owner of Apollo v from 1996 till 2011. During this time, he sailed in Newport to Ensenada races along with San Diego to Ensenada races, Marina del Rey to San Diego, Bishop Rock races around Catalina double handed and the Transpac in 1999.

Local races include the Hot Rum, Beer Cans, and other charity regattas. Back in the 1980's, Ned participated in several Mexico Orc out of Manzanillo, Careyes, and Tenatacita. He also has participated in four Chicago Mac races on a 36.7, as well as assorted lake races on a Mumm 30.

Mr Kinight has crewed on many boats from Manzanillo, Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and la Paz. Some of which have been power boats up to 68 feet with sailboats from 34 to 70 feet.

Ned has crewed on ole 57 ‘sport boat in Baja Guadalupe island, Sacramento reef, Cedric’s fishing for sailfish and swordfish, as well as Tuna for weeks at a time. His last delivery was from Hawaii to San Diego on tachyon with a stop in Hanalei bay for four days…

Ned is still active with the Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) since 1979. and still can be found selling tokens at Stinky’s bar at the otl.tournament. He can be found riding his motorcycles along with Woody Wood up and down the coast as well as Lake Havasu Arizona.

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PLYC EVENTS

Woodys Whale Watching
Woodys Whale Sail

Point Loma Yacht Club Opening Day
 PLYC Opening Day

Point Loma Yacht Club Bob Kearns Memorial Race
 Bob Kearns Race

Point Loma Yacht Club Memorial Day Raft Up
 Memorial Day Raft

PLYC july 4 raft up
Landlubbers Party

Point Loma Yacht Club Crew of Two Race
Crew of Two Race

Point Loma Yacht Club Charity Bay Race
Charity Bay Race

Point Loma Yacht Club Labor Day Raft Up
Labor Day Raft

Point Loma Yacht Club IOBG Race
IOBG Race

Jimmy Rogers Race
J. Rogers Mem Race

Extreme Racing Series
Xtreme Sailing Series

Point Loma Yacht Club Commodores Ball
Commodores Ball

 parade of lights
Holiday Party
Parade of Lights