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Rohan – Porters Progress

Rohan – Porters Progress

We have talked about reusing our Rohan garments in a number of posts on Rohantime. Many of us have shared stories of Rohan garments being passed down within families. Rohan’s own samples are all also reused. As the new Spring/Summer season approaches you can be assured we are still passing […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell on Rohantime

Graham Bell on Rohantime

For the first in our regular monthly series of new contributors, Rohantime Talks to Britain’s best-known downhill skier turned BBC presenter Graham Bell. As well as introducing us to the new sport of ski cross, Graham gets on the Soapbox for a good old rant and reveals his favourite childhood […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell from the Cairngorms to Vancouver After representing Britain in Men’s Downhill skiing at five winter Olympics, Graham Bell joined the BBC as presenter of ‘High Altitude’ and ‘Ski Sunday’, making him Britain’s best known skier. Graham has covered winter sports for BBC Grandstand and Eurosport for a number […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments

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My favourite walk

My favourite walk

A walk we used to do as kids was in the Cairngorms, up from the ski car park past the Corrie an Lochan, to the summit of Ben Macdui, then down past the shelter stone to finish back at Glenmore Lodge, 6 to 8 hours depending on how you go. […]

04/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Soap Box – Elves of Safety

Soap Box – Elves of Safety

Soap Box – Graham Bell on the ‘Elves of Safety’ You can laugh at them – the dreaded ‘Elves of Safety’, but the do-gooding busybodies are actually making our children more vulnerable to danger in the long run.  It started with the banning of conkers in school and it has […]

03/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Win a Mountain Guide for a day

Win a Mountain Guide for a day

Win a day on the hills with your own Mountain Guide. The draw for the prize will be made on April 9th. Your chance to win a days outdoor activity in Snowdonia with your very own mountain guide. The day Saturday April 17th 2010 This is your chance to win […]

29/03/2010 × 0 comments

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Nepal-representing small charities

Nepal-representing small charities

This is the second Rohantime post from Barbara Holl regarding her NGO work in Nepal. We first caught up with Barbara on Rohantime Facebook. Barbara has been involved in creating a new NGO to protect the interests of children resident in a hostel near Sundarijal National Reserve, on the edge […]

23/03/2010 × 0 comments

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Getting close to Wildcat’s…

Getting close to Wildcat’s…

Getting clients close to a Wildcat is never easy. At 10pm parked in the middle of a Caledonian forest when the remote spotting lamp atop the Land Rover is stuck on a branch… it gets harder. Normally this wouldn’t be a problem. Move the vehicle a few metres to free […]

17/03/2010 × 0 comments

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Tim Jasper on Rohantime

Tim Jasper on Rohantime

“You can’t think outside the box if you’re sat inside one. In my experience, great product ideas rarely come along when you’re sat inside the office. The best concepts almost always come from first-hand experience, from getting out there in all conditions and constantly thinking about how things can be […]

09/03/2010 × 0 comments