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Rohan life in a day

Rohan life in a day

Rohan life in a day. Can I have your help please! On the 8th January 1972 Sarah & Paul Howcroft started designing the first ever Rohan Garment, a pair of Mountain Salopettes. That was effectively the start of the company and brand we all now love. To celebrate the 40th […]

10/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Extreme Minimalism?

Extreme Minimalism?

Living with only 15 items A recent article caught my attention entitled Extreme Minimalism. Written by Andrew Hyde who in his own words lives on the road. In August of 2010 he sold everything he owned and currently owns only 15 things as an expression of minimalism. This is a […]

07/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, Camera, Action!

Rohan life in a day. Whatever you are doing on Sunday 8th January 2012, Please record it in Photo’s or Video Please email or SMS them to video@rohan.co.uk or 07713 310 629 Read more about – Rohan life in a day

07/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Return from South Africa

Return from South Africa

Return from South Africa You may have seen on this site that Rohan recently aided 16 Cadets and 6 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers of the Norfolk Army Cadet Force on an expedition to South Africa and I’m sure you’ll be pleased to hear they all returned safe and sound. The […]

05/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Rohan in Afghanistan

Rohan in Afghanistan

Afghanistan isn’t a country you’d normally think of for your summer break, but John Pilkington took his Rohans up the Wakhan Corridor and found a little Shangri-La. High in the Pamir Mountains, Afghanistan meets its northern neighbour Tajikistan on the banks of the thundering Panj River. For most of the […]

04/01/2012 × Comments are Disabled

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Postmodernism & Outdoor Gear

Postmodernism & Outdoor Gear

I bet you never thought you would read the words Postmodernism and Outdoor Gear in the same sentence? I have just been reading about a new exhibition at the V&A – Postmodernism Style and Subversion 1970 – 1990 I thought this was worth looking into the period covered 1970 – 1990 the early Rohan […]

02/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Rohan life in a day – Update

Rohan life in a day – Update

Thank you to everyone who has already told me what they are going to be doing and filming this Sunday. I have no idea whether you are doing these things to stage a video or genuinely doing these things. Being Rohan fans I suspect everyone was planning their various outings […]

01/01/2012 × 0 comments

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Outdoor Gear Crystal Ball Moments

Outdoor Gear Crystal Ball Moments

Occasionally is good to gaze into the crystal ball and look at what we might be offered in outdoor clothing in a few years time. But then again who was it that said ‘the best way to predict the future is to invent it’? Innovation is the lifeblood of progress. […]

28/12/2011 × 0 comments

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Change of lifestyle? Get a puppy!

Change of lifestyle? Get a puppy!

If you want a change of lifestyle, get a puppy! I started 2011 excited by the strong finish to 2010 and anticipating a great start to the year. I leave the year with mixed emotions, sadness at some closures we have been forced to make and excited by the openings […]

23/12/2011 × 0 comments