Archive for October, 2012

Rohan Stories

Rohan photo competition – and the winner is?

Rohan photo competition – and the winner is?

Congratulation to the winner of the Philip Spellacy painting and £400 worth of Rohan The winner is – Mrs H. Riley. The photo was taken at – Wave Rock, Hyden, Western Australia. The prize – An original Philip Spellacy painting and £400 worth of Rohan clothes.

30/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Reviews

Review – Rohan Elite Over Trousers

Review – Rohan Elite Over Trousers

Rohan Elite Over Trousers TGO The Great Outdoors Ultra-compact, super-lightweight, waterproof trousers. Men’s Elite Overtrouser TGO Review Ultra-light waterproof trousers. Long side-zips. Adjustable hems. Twin snap front closure.

29/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Time

Chris and Rohan on the Pacific Crest Trail

Chris and Rohan on the Pacific Crest Trail

Chris Townsend on the Pacific Crest Trail On my spring walk from Land’s End to John O’Groats in 1978 I discovered how good Rohan’s stretch Super Strider breeches and polycotton Pampas jacket were and how much I enjoyed long distance walking. Wanting to experience bigger,

27/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Kit Lists, Rohan Reviews

Superfine Merino Crew an indispensable bit of kit

Superfine Merino Crew an indispensable bit of kit

My Rohan merino base layer is the single most versatile… I’m a devoted fan of Rohan products, especially the merino base layer top. I’m a keen walker, and in 2006 walked the Hadrian’s Wall Path national trail. I’d only just discovered Rohan earlier that year,

22/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

ITACE 2014 appoint Alan Ward as Expedition Manager.

ITACE 2014 appoint Alan Ward as Expedition Manager.

ITACE 2014 appoint Alan Ward as Expedition Manager. Alan has long been a friend of Rohan, a long-term Wear Tester for the Rohan Design Team and has provided First Aid and Management Development Training for Rohan staff over a number of years.

22/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Time

Packrafting tips for your first adventure

Packrafting tips for your first adventure

My favourite purchase of the last few years has definitely been my packraft. I love it for many reasons which I will outline below. But I also love it because almost everyone I tell about it asks, “what’s a packraft?” I always like being ahead of the herd rather than […]

18/10/2012 × 0 comments

Gift Your Gear, Rohan Stories

TGO – The Great Outdoors Awards – Rohan Nominations

TGO – The Great Outdoors Awards – Rohan Nominations

Nominated in three categories Rohan nominated – Chain Retailer of the Year. Sarah Howcroft, co-founder Rohan nominated – Outdoor Personality of the Year. Recycle Outdoor Gear (ROG) the organiser behind Gift your Gear nominated – Environmental or Access initiative of the Year.

17/10/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Reviews

TGO Review – Rohan Dry Ascent Trousers

TGO Review – Rohan Dry Ascent Trousers

Our Dry Ascent Trousers look and feel like regular hill-walking trousers. But they’ve got a hidden advantage – they have a waterproof and windproof Barricade™ liner. It’s light, soft, flexible and uses our Active Diffusion™ technology to offer amazing breathability and comfort

16/10/2012 × 1 comment

Rohan Outdoor Clothing

Any chance of Rohan tweed? Read the story…

Any chance of Rohan tweed? Read the story…

There have been a number of references to tweed on Rohantime in the last couple of months both on the forum and in various posts. Alison O’Neill – The Barefoot Shepherdess friend of Rohan Ambleside talked about Tweed and Rohan in Rocking Rohan

16/10/2012 × Comments are Disabled