A recent post by Chris Townsend titled ’How Outdoor Gear Has Changed Since 1978‘ is a really interesting read. It charts some of our favourite gear over the 35 years. Boots, Tents , Clothing, Rucksacks, Sleeping Bags, Mats, Stoves
Wearing Rohan, I knew you needn’t look daggy, or be uncomfortable outdoors. A friend had to cajole me into my first Rohan garment. I wasn’t at all convinced. Their advertising showed attractive models clad in sleek, body hugging apparel.
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.
Rohan Bags – The original multi-functional outdoor trousers Rohan Bags Price Index – We have been tracking the price of a pair of Rohan Bags for more than thirty years. It is getting increasingly difficult to find a consumer product
There have been many column inches devoted to Rohan Bags over the last 30+ years. I was asked yesterday by an outdoor journalist if there is any other item of outdoor clothing still in production today unchanged from the day it…
Leo Dickinson is one of the outstanding action sports filmmakers in the field today. He has made over 50 films of his own and helped on many others. Leo entertained us at Rohantime 09 Dunster earlier in the year. Today, on Rohantime,
Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler Everest 1978 1st Accent of Everest Without Oxygen Camp Two Not much gets past a Rohanist. They are always on the look out for new Rohan heritage stories and garments.
30th December at 21:50 BBC Four Endeavour: By Balloon Skydiving in the Shadow of Everest – ’where the earth meets the sky’ Leo Dickinson It was the thought of jumping that held my attention. Gorak Shep was 9000ft below me
Leo Dickinson is one of the outstanding action sports filmmakers in the field today. He has made over 50 films, Leo shares some memories with us of his time on Everest without oxygen with Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler…