He was a star athlete at St. Albert’s High School (Maymyo) and at the Rangoon Institute of Technology (RIT).
He was also active in University Training Corps (UTC).
In 1968, he won the Individual Honors and Team Trophy for the Inter-Institute Cross Country Race.
He is the Oldest Active Marathoner in Myanmar.
He competes in 5K, 10k, Half-marathon and Marathon races around the country.
A few years back, I met him in Mandalay beside a Myanmar “Ah Wa Sar Saing”. He had completed a race that morning.
He also ran from his house to attend the Reunion and Acariya Pu Zaw Pwe at the Assembly Hall in Gyogone Campus.