Rohan Flashback

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

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Rohan Children’s Clothing Range- Rohan Heritage

Rohan Children’s Clothing Range- Rohan Heritage

Rohan Childrens Clothing range called Mille Miglia was released in 1985. The range encompassed all those qualities of Rohan Clothing. Before Mille Miglia came Chaps micro/mini Rohan Bags.

28/03/2017 × Comments are Disabled

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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…

12/03/2017 × 1 comment

Rohan Flashback

Interested in the History of Outdoor Gear?

Interested in the History of Outdoor Gear?

We have talked a lot on Rohantime about the innovation and evolution of UK outdoor gear. It’s a subject that interests us. The stories on Rohantime that have looked a little closer at some of the developments in the industry…

03/03/2017 × 0 comments

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Rohantime Launched Eight Years Ago

Rohantime Launched Eight Years Ago

On the last weekend of February 2009 we gathered in The Lakes, at The Low Wood Hotel, to celebrate Rohan’s 21 years in The Lakes. In the evening Colin Fisher, launched Rohantime. I don’t think any of us knew what to expect.

26/02/2017 × 2 comments