Category: Rowing

RUBC, YUBC, Old Crocs

Dr. Pe Nyun

1946 When Rangoon University re-opened in 1946 (after closing for three years), Dr. Pe Nyun (Dick San Pe), his younger brother Dr. Pe Thein (Tom San Pe) and their elder sister entered Rangoon University. Their classmates include Saya U Tin U and Saya U Sein Hlaing. 1948 At […]

Rowing (1)

Introduction There are various kinds of Rowing. The following is a sampling : Myanmar Laung Inlay Leg Rowing Western Style Rowing Boat Clubs in Burma In the early days, Rangoon Boat Club (RBC) was the only club that practiced Western Style Rowing. In was also an Exclusive Club. […]

RUBC (1)

Rangoon University Boat Club (RUBC) was founded by Law Professor Sir Arthur Eggar in 1923. RUBC produced not only outstanding rowers, but also successful entrepreneurs, educators, professors, doctors, lawyers, scientists, engineers, diplomats, armed forces personnel (to name a few) RUBC and Defense Services Kin Maung Bo Past Captain […]

RUBC (2)

Captains of RUBC (1925 – 1965) The list is not exhaustive. Group photo of Past Captains was taken in the early 1960s. Several had passed away at that time. They are GBNF (Gone But Not Forgotten). Some have moved overseas. U Tin U is the most senior among […]

RUBC (3)

Senior Novice Winners 1953 Tin Htut and Crew 1954 Tun Shein (Willie Saing) : Stroke M Hla Min (Moosajee) : (3) Than Nyun (George Nyun) : (2) Sao Hso Holm (Sawbwa Lay) : Bow Tin Htut : Cox 1955 Need information 1956 Need information 1957 Than Soe : […]

RUBC (4)

Executive Committee Members (who are not Captains) U Myint TheinSecretary (1951)Vice Captain (1952) Lawrence Sein Tun Aung Secretary (1954)Vice Captain (1955) U Tha Din Treasurer (1957) U San Maung (Gerald Sein) Secretary (1958) U Tun Shein (Willie Saing) Secretary (1959) U Hla Moe (Han Shein) Treasurer (1959) U […]

RUBC (5)

The list is not exhaustive. A Alex Ahad (Kyaw Win) Alvin Tun Tin Aun Kyi Aung Khin Aung Khine (Aung Thura) Aung Kyaw Win Aung Kyaw Zaw Aung Lwin (Jasper Wu) Aung Tun Oo (George Htoon Pay, George D. Smithers) Aye Ko Aye Kyaw (Victor Saing) Aye Kyu […]