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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.

11/09/2014 × 1 comment

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Rohan History – Rohan Soft Shell circa 1979

Rohan History – Rohan Soft Shell circa 1979

Co Founder of Rohan answers the question: Can you name an unsung hero of the early Rohan Clothing Range? The story covers early soft shell and fleece development and ends with another question.

07/09/2014 × Comments are Disabled

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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.

29/08/2014 × 1 comment

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Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Early Rohan adverts displayed the character of Rohan in the early years. The Rohan Can advert has become a treasured part of Rohan Heritage. It was simple and dramatic and had the desired effect.

22/08/2014 × Comments are Disabled

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Is this the oldest Rohan purchase receipt?

Is this the oldest Rohan purchase receipt?

Rohan History remembered by Rohan customers and friends through their Rohan receipts. Remembering early Rohan outdoor and travel clothing and the prices they paid over 42 years. New update remembering the Rohan Cool T.

17/08/2014 × 0 comments

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Rohan Heritage – The Scottish Mountain Heritage Collection

Rohan Heritage – The Scottish Mountain Heritage Collection

The history of Rohan is always a popular topic on Rohantime. This update is about our very first garment The Salopette… Recently I was alerted to some really wonderful Rohan Heritage stories by a long time Rohanists…

12/08/2014 × Comments are Disabled

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Iconic Rohan Bags – Made in Yorkshire

Iconic Rohan Bags – Made in Yorkshire

Garment failure not an option Not so long ago I was trying to find a photograph of the building in which the first Rohan Salopette was made. To date I have not been successful. If anyone has some photos of Kippax West Yorkshire circa.

01/08/2014 × 0 comments

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Rohan Jekyll and Hyde  – The First Rohan Windshirt System

Rohan Jekyll and Hyde – The First Rohan Windshirt System

The windshirt underpinned the very early lightweight, windproof upper body clothing system that Rohan pioneered. The very first windshirt Rohan Hyde had many reincarnations over its short life 1980 -1984.

25/07/2014 × Comments are Disabled

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New Addition to Rohan Originals at Keswick

New Addition to Rohan Originals at Keswick

A Rohan Salopette circa 1977 joins the unique Rohan Originals Collection in Rohan Keswick. The collection contains some very early iconic Rohan outdoor garments. Including one of the first Rohan Salopettes and Mark 1 Rohan Bags.

11/07/2014 × 0 comments