Archive for December, 2010

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Resolutions and Predictions

Resolutions and Predictions

What will we change in 2011? If 2010 is anything to go by, 2011 will be anything but predictable. With 2011 almost upon us, it’s time to look into the future and make some resolutions and predictions for next year. Rohantime readers, our Facebook friends and Twitter follows submit your […]

30/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Calling all Everest climbers

Calling all Everest climbers

Calling all Everest climbers! A qualitative exploration of the psychological experience of climbing Mount Everest. ‘Technique and ability alone do not get you to the top; it is the willpower that is the most important. This willpower you cannot buy with money or be given by others..it rises from your […]

26/12/2010 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan News

Been there Done that Made the Video

Been there Done that Made the Video

Win a Oregon Scientific ATC9K – Tough enough for any adventure! The Oregon Scientific ATC9K Sports Camera is specifically designed for outdoor activity enthusiasts who want to capture every moment of their adventures while skiing, climbing, snow-boarding, canoeing, mountain-biking or para gliding. The camera captures 1080p high definition video and […]

21/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Tim Jasper – Back to the future…

Tim Jasper – Back to the future…

Back to the future… Tim Jasper, Rohan Brand Director looks back at the last year at Rohan and considers what the New Year will bring 2010-2011. I’m not normally one for looking back. Well, to be more honest I do often have to fight a tendency for nostalgia, because you […]

21/12/2010 × 0 comments

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Top 10 Posts on Rohantime 2010

Top 10 Posts on Rohantime 2010

Rohantime year in review When Rohantime started it was to do many things. I think our Chairman Colin Fisher summed up most of it when he launched Rohantime at the Low Wood Lake District gathering in February 2009. To record the heritage of Rohan, share stories from Rohanist and above […]

20/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Shops

Rohan Chairman Kingston Dec 14th

Rohan Chairman Kingston Dec 14th

Rohan Talk Meet the Chairman in Kingston Rohan Kingston 12 Thames Street, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1PE.  0208 5460656 Dec 14th Drop in and meet Colin Fisher our Chairman between 6-8pm 10% off all purchases on the night plus a chance to win £100 of Rohan kit. To reserve your […]

13/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Thermal underwear, and lots of it!

Thermal underwear, and lots of it!

Simon Powis is an academic at the University of St Andrews and a keen landscape photographer. He shares some thoughts with us on Rohantime on an often overlooked aspect of his hobby. I think I can safely say that landscape photographers are a slightly odd bunch of people. Let me […]

12/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan News

Rohan Map and Compass Day

Rohan Map and Compass Day

Rohan Map and Compass Day Wales – Sat 20th November 2010 On the 20th November, eight Rohan enthusiasts joined mountain instructors, Stu Stanley and Lee Roberts for a ‘Map and Compass day’. As part of the Rohan Connect series of days out, the eight enjoyed a day, learning essential navigation […]

07/12/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Probably the best job in the world

Probably the best job in the world

Could this be the best job in the world? Each year from November to March, two Lake District Nation Park Fell Top Assessors trek daily to the summit of Helvellyn 950 metre to check conditions, take photos and supply a report to add to the Lake District National Park usual […]

06/12/2010 × 0 comments