Post Tagged with: "History of Rohan Clothing"

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Jekyll and Hyde  – The First Rohan Windshirt System

Rohan Jekyll and Hyde – The First Rohan Windshirt System

The windshirt underpinned the very early lightweight, windproof upper body clothing system that Rohan pioneered. The very first windshirt Rohan Hyde had many reincarnations over its short life 1980 -1984.

25/07/2014 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Flashback

Rohan OLFIO – Twenty Four Years Young

Rohan OLFIO – Twenty Four Years Young

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

07/11/2013 × 0 comments

Rohan Shops

Rohan Keswick Outdoor and Travel Clothing

Rohan Keswick Outdoor and Travel Clothing

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

13/10/2013 × 11 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Trotters – Sustainability Through Longevity

Rohan Trotters – Sustainability Through Longevity

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

14/04/2013 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Do You Remember – Rohan Regional Shows?

Do You Remember – Rohan Regional Shows?

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.

15/03/2013 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Postmodernism & Outdoor Gear

Postmodernism & Outdoor Gear

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 […]

02/01/2012 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback, Rohan Outdoor Clothing

Rohan Origins

Rohan Origins

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 […]

25/10/2011 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback, Rohan Stories

Why was Rohan so different?

Why was Rohan so different?

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 […]

14/06/2011 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan TQQ Autumn 1985

Rohan TQQ Autumn 1985

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 […]

05/05/2011 × 0 comments