A couple of days age we received this lovely message on Rohan Facebook…. I have some nice photos of my 1980′s Rohan OLFIO in use first in Alps and last week, still looking as good as new at a Friends of the Lake District Fell Care Day
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Welcome to Rohan Keswick from left to right, Katie, Olwen, Liz (Deputy manager), Jake, Christeen (Sales Manager), Neil (supervisor), Leeanne, Greg and Victoria. Shop Phone Number: 017687 74963 Shop Address: 14-16 Lake Road
The recent Gift Your Gear Sort of all the wonderful donations yielded some really interesting finds. The most notable has to be this one. The Trotter A bi-stretch, cord effect, Helanca with Lycra trouser with easy to access secure
The Rohan Regional Shows 1981 – 1986 all part of the Rohan story. When we started Rohan in the 1970′s we assumed that we would sell our garments through the UK outdoor retailer. Such was the order of things at the time.
I bet you never thought you would read the words Postmodernism and Outdoor Gear in the same sentence? I have just been reading about a new exhibition at the V&A – Postmodernism Style and Subversion 1970 – 1990 I thought this was worth looking into the period covered 1970 – 1990 the early Rohan […]
Another Sneak Preview. Two in one week! Following on from Thinking on your feet introducing a new video on our favourite subject. Produced by John Beatty long time friend of Rohan. The music is produced by Robin Beatty and features Helen Lancaster on Violin. The melody is based on the […]
Why was Rohan so different from all the other outdoor brands during the early years – in as few words as possible? This was a question that I was recently asked by the owner of a large American outdoor brand. I was about to open my mouth and recite the […]
Rohan Heritage Collection I have just uploaded a Rohan collectors item to the growing Rohan Heritage digital collection on Rohantime Flickr. It is a copy of the Rohan TQQ Autumn 1985. TQQ was the Magazine for Rohan Users circa 1984 – 1987 As I was doing this I had time […]
Social Media c.1983 In the Spring of 1983 the first copy of Tu Quo Que was published and sent to the Rohan community. TQQ, as it soon became known, was an attempt at meaningful communication between ourselves and our customers. We had a lot to communicate. By 1983 Rohan had developed […]