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Update : July 24, 2020

RUBC 2019

Regattas

Usually there were three Regattas.

  • Rag Regatta
    A day long event
    The top two Novice crews are seeded for the Monsoon Regatta
  • Monsoon Regatta
    Shorter races rowed over the “Monsoon Course” (750 yards)
  • Annual Regatta
    Shorter races rowed over 1000 yards
    Usually held at the Regatta Island
    May hold Inter-Club events

Guests of Honor

RUBC Regattas were attended by

  • President of the Union of Burma
    May hand out the President’s Challenge Cup for Inter-Club Coxed Eights
  • Prime Minister of the Union of Burma
    The Prime Minister is the Chancellor of the University of Rangoon
    May hand out the Prime Minister’s Challenge Cup for Inter-Club Coxed Fours
  • Diplomatic Corps
    e.g. The British Ambassador may hand out the British Ambassador’s Challenge Cup
  • Rector
    During my tenure, Saya Kha (Dr. Maung Maung Kha) attended the regattas and gave away the prizes to the winners
  • Past Captains
    Many Past Captains can be seen in the Group Photo in the 90th Anniversary Issue
  • Senior Old Members
    They often volunteer as Starters, Time Keepers and Hustlers
  • Sayas
    During my tenure, Saya H Num Kok, Saya U Sein Win and Saya Dr. San Hla Aung served as Line Judges
  • Coaches
    Dr. Harry Saing (Htut Saing, Past Captain, ARAE Champion)
    U San Maung (Gerald Sein)

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