Rowing

RUBC at ARAE

Update : December 13, 2021

Champions
  • The RUBC Team won the Willingdon Trophy for Coxed Fours at the 1960 ARAE (Amateur Rowing Association of the East) Regatta held at Colombo.
  • Photo (L to R) :

    U Tin Htoon (Stroke),
    Past Captain, Compiler for 40th Anniversary Magazine, Chair for 90th Anniversary Magazine

    Sunny Teng (3),
    Left before graduation to US and/or Canada

    U Sein Htoon (Cox),
    Past Captain, Retired as President of Burma Rowing Federation

    Victor Htun Shein (2),
    Joined BAF, Perished in an air crash

    Dr. Harry Saing (Bow),
    Past Captain, Operated along side Dr. Pe Nyun on Ma Nan Soe and Ma Nan San,
    Retired as Professor / Pediatric Surgeon in Hong Kong,
    Passed away (and his ashes are scattered near the HK Yachting and Sailing Club).

Comments

  • Tin Htoon and Harry Saing won the Venables Bowl for Coxless Pairs at the 1958 ARAE Regatta in Calcutta.
    They were chosen as members of the Olympic Torch Relay Team for the Rangoon Leg.
  • Tin Htoon and Hla Khin won Silver for Yatching at SEAP Games.
  • Harry Saing is a Multiple Sports Athlete.
    He represented Burma in Rowing, Hockey and Cricket.
    He represented the Faculty of Medicine in Track & Field, and Soccer. — He is a Pediatric Surgeon.

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