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ROWING

Broadcast on October 4, 2020

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Types

Myanmar Rowing
Laung
Leg-rowers of Inlay

International
Pairs, Fours, Eights (Coxed or Coxless)
Sculls : Single, Double, Quadruple
Canoe
Kayak
“Dragon” boat

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Clubs / Federation

RBC : exclusive club

RUBC : Rangoon University Boat Club
Founded by Sir Arthur Eggar (Law Professor), who pledged a third of his salary for RUBC operations
Club House : built with U Nyo’s donation to RU Estate
Run by student EC members : Captain, Vice Captain, Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer
40th Anniversary Issue (in 1963)
90th Anniversary Issue (in 2013)
Autobiography of Sir Arthur Eggar (reprinted in 2013 by selected Old Members)

Defense Services (initially Navy)

Marine Youth (Yay Gyaung Lu Nge)

Burma / Myanmar Rowing Federation
(include Laung …)

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Regatta

RUBC
Rag Regatta
Monsoon Regatta
Annual Regatta

Independence Day Regatta

National Championship

ARAE Regatta
Calcutta, Colombo, …

FEARA Regatta
Hong Kong …

Henley Regatta

Annual Oxford – Cambridge Race

Olympics

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Miscellaneous

Color Awards

Challenge Cups

Outstanding Old Members

Reunions

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