Rohan Stories

Rohan Stories

Rohan Riders

Rohan Riders

We are working on a new cycle wear range! Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race. H. G. Wells Here at Rohan we are all extremely keen on our bikes. For all sorts of reasons. And for […]

18/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Rohan Roamers banana, tea & medals

Rohan Roamers banana, tea & medals

Rohan Roamers Clarendon Way Success As you will know from our previous post the Rohan Roamers (Jeff, Matt & Angie from Rohan Winchester) succesfully completed the Naomi House Clarendon Way challenge on June 5th. It started out as a perfect day for a walking challenge, warm but not hot with plenty […]

15/06/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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Congratulations Sharon!

Congratulations Sharon!

From tiny acorns… Sharon Hill celebrates 25 years of service at Rohan today. When Sarah Howcroft interviewed the diminutive 16 year old accompanied by her mum she thought Sharon was keen, helpful & would fit in well but never imagined that Sharon would rise from Saturday girl to Rohan’s super efficient […]

13/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Win Rohan Luggage

Win Rohan Luggage

Designed to last – Built to stay the course. If you’re travelling off the beaten track, your luggage is going to take a bit of a hammering. Most ordinary luggage will handle the back of an airport taxi. But, if your bags are going to be in an open top […]

09/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Lakes Festival of Climbing

Lakes Festival of Climbing

Friday 10 June – Sunday 12 June. It’s back for 2011 the Lakes Festival Of Climbing In the Duddon Valley, close to lots of valley cragging, within walking distance of Dow Crag, and only a short drive from Esk Buttress and Scafell. Plenty of bouldering nearby too, in Duddon itself as […]

08/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Ed Stafford – Walking the Amazon

Ed Stafford – Walking the Amazon

When British explorer Ed Stafford set out to walk the entire length of the Amazon river in April 2008, everyone said it couldn’t be done. He was told he would probably die, it was too far, he would get ill or that the dense forest, biting insects, snakes, bogs, jaguars […]

08/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Rohan Rewards Volunteers

Rohan Rewards Volunteers

Rewards handed to Exmoor volunteers Volunteers who help conserve Exmoor have been rewarded with a package of gifts. The volunteer rangers have each contributed over 50 hours in the past year to help manage the National Trust’s 5,000 hectare Holnicote Estate on Exmoor. Richard Sussex, manager of The Rohan Country Store […]

01/06/2011 × 0 comments

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Tim Ralph talks seven summits

Tim Ralph talks seven summits

Seven Summits talk in Ripon Wednesday, 1st of June Tim Ralph – Mountaineer and Speaker is going to give his inaugural presentation specifically on climbing the highest mountain on each of our continents, known as the Seven Summits. He is one of only approximately 200 mountaineers worldwide who has summited […]

26/05/2011 × 0 comments

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Rohan Winchester Goes For A Trog!

Rohan Winchester Goes For A Trog!

Walking 26 miles from Winchester to Salisbury Team name: The Rohan Roamers Team members: Jeff, Matt and Angie from Rohan Winchester On Sunday the 5th of June we are walking 26 miles from Winchester cathedral to Salisbury cathedral along the Clarendon Way to raise money for local children’s charity Naomi House. […]

24/05/2011 × Comments are Disabled