Rohan Flashback

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Original – The One That Started It All…

Rohan Original – The One That Started It All…

The Rohan Originals collection in Rohan Keswick has developed over the last few years and is now the most comprehensive Rohan Heritage collection in the country. Each new addition to the collection tells the story…

19/09/2016 × 1 comment

Rohan Flashback

Rohan in The Lakes – A Family Affair

Rohan in The Lakes – A Family Affair

5 years ago in recognition of the 25th celebration of the 1st Rohan Franchise in The Lake we published on Rohantime a series of posts titled ‘A Family Affair. A great name. Tracing the story of the first franchise in The Lakes…

08/09/2016 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Was the Starkhorn the first Rohan Jacket?

Was the Starkhorn the first Rohan Jacket?

A couple of strange things happened during October, within a few hours of each other. I was asked this question by a Rohan Customer – What was the first Rohan jacket? I was at the time sorting the Gift Your Gear donations.

23/08/2016 × 1 comment

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How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there?

How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there?

A few days ago this question was posted on the forum. How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there? We asked Ben from Rohan Keswick who has an encyclopaedic knowledge of Rohan History if he could list all the Rohan…

20/08/2016 × Comments are Disabled

Gift Your Gear, Rohan Flashback

Au Revoir Olfio – See You Again Soon Update

Au Revoir Olfio – See You Again Soon Update

Rohantists donated lots of fantastic Olfio’s during the last Gift Your Gear event. Many are in excellent condition, some like new. We have some lovely examples of different colours, vintage and sizes, some over 30 years old.

10/08/2016 × 1 comment

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Can you spot the first Rohan Pampas Jacket?

Can you spot the first Rohan Pampas Jacket?

Can you spot the first Rohan Pampas Jacket? he history of the Rohan Pampas Jacket over 40 years. Displayed in Rohan Inverness. Part of the Rohan Airlight Collection which includes Rohan Bags, Rohan Bags Shorts, Tourer Jacket and Trousers

05/08/2016 × 15 comments

Rohan Flashback

Oldest and Newest Outdoor Gear?

Oldest and Newest Outdoor Gear?

What’s Your Newest and Oldest Outdoor Gear? I was asked this question last week. I had to think about the answer for a while. Newest: Easy some Nikwax Cotton Proof for my vintage Rohan Pampas.

01/08/2016 × 5 comments

Rohan Flashback

Do You Remember – Rohan Regional Shows?

Do You Remember – Rohan Regional Shows?

The Rohan Regional Shows 1981 – 1986 all part of the Rohan story. So what actually did the Regional Shows do? Opened the door to Rohan retail. Secured Rohan’s future and facilitated the rapid Rohan growth in the early 1980’s.

28/07/2016 × 4 comments

Rohan Flashback

The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight I am often asked questions about early Rohan. The how, what, where, when and why that underpin most articles with founders of long established companies. During the course of these interviews…

23/07/2016 × 3 comments