Rohan Flashback

Rohan Flashback

Nick at Rohan Woodbridge Remembers the Wild Vest

Nick at Rohan Woodbridge Remembers the Wild Vest

We receive some super stories and photos about early Rohan clothing on Rohantime The Rohan Heritage category on Rohantime call Flashback is very popular. This one is a lovely photo from Nick at Rohan Woodbridge…

06/06/2017 × 2 comments

Rohan Flashback

Where did you buy your first Rohan?

Where did you buy your first Rohan?

Idle surfing looking for the name of an independent outdoor shop in Burnley in mid 1970’s prompted by a recent comment on a post on Rohantime first published February 2009… The 1st Rohan Garment…

23/05/2017 × 23 comments

Rohan Flashback

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.

20/05/2017 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Flashback

From the blogs: The Reinhold Messner Interview

From the blogs: The Reinhold Messner Interview

Rock & Ice The Climbers magazine (USA) have published a fabulous collection of interviews with Reinhold Messner. Put the coffee on and enjoy… The Reinhold Messner Interview Part 1: There Can Never Be a Greatest Climber Part 2:…

15/05/2017 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

From the blogs – Windshirt or Fleece. Are they alternatives?

From the blogs – Windshirt or Fleece. Are they alternatives?

A recent post from Chris Townsend asked the question Windshirt or Fleece. Are they alternatives? caught our eye. No surprise because Windshirts, over the years, have been an important part of Rohan Heritage.

10/05/2017 × 3 comments

Rohan Flashback

Mountain Heritage Trust – Rohan Originals

Mountain Heritage Trust – Rohan Originals

Mountain Heritage Trust I am delighted and proud to introduce Rohantime readers to three lovely Rohan heritage stories captured by the Mountain Heritage Trust. Thank you to the Mountain Heritage Trust.

18/04/2017 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Flashback History and Memories

Rohan Flashback History and Memories

The Rohan Heritage category on Rohantime is called Rohan Flashback. Over the years we have tried to record the history of Rohan on Rohantime in the words and experience of our friends and customers.

13/04/2017 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

On This Day May 8th 1978 – Rohan on Everest

On This Day May 8th 1978 – Rohan on Everest

Between 1&2 in the afternoon May 8, 1978 – On this date, Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler were the first to climb to the top of Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen one of the greatest mountaineering achievements.

06/04/2017 × 0 comments

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Rohan 1975 – 1981 Innovators not Imitators

Rohan 1975 – 1981 Innovators not Imitators

I have uploaded the 1975 – 1981 Rohan Catalogue to the Rohan Gallery. A catalogue very sparse on words with line drawings and no photos. As I was doing this I read it again and discovered it answered a few questions…

05/04/2017 × 2 comments