Archive for June, 2012

Rohan Outdoor Clothing, Rohan Reviews

Review – Rohan Windrider

Review – Rohan Windrider

First impressions of the Windrider, with some Windshadow blowing in. The Windrider is a relative of the Windshadow, made from the same light, slightly stretchy ripstop with a DWR coat. The fabric is what makes both worth a good look as it’s comfortable, good looking and functional. At least as good […]

30/06/2012 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Shops

Heading to Cornwall for your holidays?

Heading to Cornwall for your holidays?

Why not call in to our bigger and better Rohan shop in Truro? Its been 20 years ago since we first opened Penrose Outdoors in a striking building right on the quay in historic Truro. Our building was an old banana warehouse. The shop has just been  re-fitted to make way for a […]

28/06/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Kit Lists, Rohan Stories

Hurtling downhill with Rohan

Hurtling downhill with Rohan

The hottest weekend of the year so far and five of us meet up at Glentress – Innerleithen nr Peebles in the Scottish Borders, on Friday afternoon to spend the weekend hurtling downhill in excess of 20mph, occasionally leaving the ground (on purpose), on a dusty, stoney, rooty singletrack, what […]

28/06/2012 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan News

Homecoming Parade Worcester the photos

Homecoming Parade Worcester the photos

Rohan Worcester had been really looking forward to the Mercian Regiment and Queen’s Royal Hussars Homecoming Freedom Parade today.  They have shared with us some photo’s of the parade. Luckily the weather was good. I recognise that shop! 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment and the Queen’s Royal Hussars, have just returned from tours of duty […]

27/06/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

60 Miles on a New Saddle?

60 Miles on a New Saddle?

  L2B Update – How did it all go… how was the new saddle? Well we all made it and a good time was had by (almost) all. The event has grown so much that the sheer pressure of numbers meant for very slow going for the first few hours […]

27/06/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

The Greenest Line a Life Style Choice

The Greenest Line a Life Style Choice

I met up with Steve Taylor recently and he shared with me the story of his innovative business The Castle Climbing Centre in North London – Sarah Howcroft Rohantime  Steve originally trained as a Civil Engineer and spent 10 years in the construction industry before he started The Castle Climbing Centre. Set in […]

24/06/2012 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan News

Cliffhanger 2012 – Do It!

Cliffhanger 2012 – Do It!

Cliffhanger cancelled due to the weather Cliffhanger the UK’s biggest outdoor event for outdoor people is back in Sheffield. Cliffhanger 7th – 8th July 2012 a two-day extravaganza in Sheffield’s largest green space, Graves Park offers an exciting and invigorating outdoor experience. As well as a new live music stage and camping village, there are four […]

24/06/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Norfolk – Great Place to Wander

Norfolk – Great Place to Wander

Norfolk….Great Place to Wander Recently I have been in Norfolk at the Rohan Shop and whilst I was there I thought I would take some time to go and see the sights . So camera in hand and with no particular plan off I went. First stop was just up the […]

23/06/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Outdoor Clothing

Music Festival Must Have

Music Festival Must Have

Headed to the Hackney or Isle of White music festival this weekend, but not sure what to wear? Looking at this weekends weather forecast the Rohan Canopy Cape and wellies have got to be high on your list after a few days of constant rain you’ll be glad they where. […]

22/06/2012 × 0 comments