Category: Sports

Soccer *

Shwe Yoe (Scott, author and teacher) introduced soccer [football] to Diocesan Boys High School. BAA (Burma Athletic Association) stadium (aka Aung San Stadium) hosted the First Division matches. There were League Championship and Dunlop Knock Out Tournament . For several years, Rangoon University First Eleven competed as a […]

Thaing *

Martial Arts Thaing is a generic name for Burmese/Myanmar Martial Arts. Thaing comprises of Schools There are various schools of Thaing. One famous school was started by Saya U Pyi Thein. He is familiar with the other martial arts. He translated/adapted a book on selected martial arts around […]

RIT Rowers

Photos by Ko Khin Maung Myint (M71) Ko Khin Maung Myint, Ko Myint Than and Ko Win Kyaw were Novice crew mates (with Ko Sein Myint as cox). They later rowed for RIT. Two Close Friends Group of RIT Rowers Inter-Institute Winning Team Ma Tin Aye (C73) wrote […]