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SCHOLAR ATHLETES (Text and Supplementary Notes)

Video Broadcast : #103
November 27, 2020


Text Update : January 6, 2021

RU Soccer

  • Saya Nyein (Coach)
    Many of his players became Burma Selected
  • U Than Win
    Captain
    Director, SPED
  • U Chan Tha
    Captain, Prome Hall
    Also RUBC Captain and Gold
  • Collegian Nay Win
    Won Best Player award
    Academy winner
  • U Tun Kyi and U Kenneth Shein
    Railways and Burma Team

See also Posts by

  • U Aung Khin
    Scored winning goal in Asian Games
  • U Ba Maung
    Sports Officer, RASU
  • U Gary Maung Maung
    Played for RU, SAMB and Burma

RUBC Gold

  • U Thet Toe (C H Chan)
    Advocate
    Most Senior Past Captain (before his demise)
  • James Barrington (ICS)
    Permanent Representative to UN
    Ambassador
  • Dr. Ronald Lwin (San Lwin)
    Physician
  • Balwant Singh
    Commissioner of Pegu Division
    U.N. Security
  • U Tin U
    Part-time Lecturer, Civil
    Director of several companies
    Most Senior Past Captain
  • U Mg Mg Than Tun
    Navy Commander
    Ambassador
    Co-founder, Burma Rowing Federation
    Oldest Past Captain
  • Dr. Pe Nyun (GBNF)
    Pediatric Surgeon
    Leader of team that operated on Ma Nan Soe and Ma Nan San (conjoined twins)
  • Dr. Pe Thein (GBNF)
    Professor
    Minister of Health and Education
  • Dr. Harry Saing (Htut Saing, GBNF)
    Pediatric Surgeon
    Deputy Leader of team that operated on Ma Nan Soe and Ma Nan San
    Won the Venables Bowl for Coxless Pairs with Tin Htoon at the 1958 ARAE Regatta in Calcutta.
    Won the Willingdon Trophy for Coxed Fours with Tin Htoon, Victor Htun Shein, Sunny Teng and Sein Htoon at the 1960 ARAE Regatta in Colombo.
    Burma Selected in Hockey and Cricket
    Track and Field, Soccer and Rowing selection for Faculty of Medicine
  • U Tin Htoon (A60)
    Architect
    Won the Venables Bowl for Coxless Pairs with at the 1958 ARAE Regatta in Calcutta.
    Won the Willingdon Trophy for Coxed Fours with Harry Saing, Victor Htun Shein, Sunny Teng and Sein Htoon at the 1960 ARAE Regatta in Colombo.
    Silver medalist for Yachting in SEAP Games with Hla Khin
    Compiler for 40th Anniversary Issue and Chair for 90th Anniversary Issue of RUBC

RU Athletes for 2nd SEAP Games in Rangoon in 1961

Miscellaneous

  • I served as Contributing Editor for the 90th Anniversary Issue of RUBC.
  • I wrote articles and broadcast videos on various sports.

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