With 2016 flying in, our members are hard at work at the boat yard to have our shields and swords ready for this year’s invasions. There’s a lot to be done behind the scenes!
What can we say… What happens on set, stays on set. Vikings returns to the History Channel on Thursday 18 February at 10pm. Fantastic clips of Ardglass Vikings longboats in action here, including Ricky Roundwood 1.28 mins in. Beach landings against the Saxons and intense battle scenes.
Join Ardglass Vikings and Living History Ireland at the GoodLife Festival. Rowing or sailing with our longboats on the shores of Lough Neagh, or having craic in the Viking Village. Over 10,000 people came to the festival last time it was held 3 years ago. Camp is available from Thursday. Venue is the Lough Neagh … Continue reading »
€20000 raised for the Aoibheann Pink Tie children’s cancer charity plus a Guinness book of record attempt for the largest shield wall. Thanks to all who shared their photos. Huge thanks to Travis Fimmel and Alexander Ludwig for coming and supporting the cause and taking the time to take photos. Congratulations to the organisers it … Continue reading »
Volunteer crew needed for Expedition America 2016 – no murder or pillage included. In May 2016 Draken Harald Hårfagre will leave her home port in Haugesund, Norway and sail off for a great challenge across the North Atlantic Ocean. The organisers say: Do you want to join the crew? The voyage from Norway to America … Continue reading »
Some great photos of the boats and crew members at our annual Portadown event.Portadown Viking Longboats (Ardglass Vikings)This was a confusing one, as I ended up rowing more than photographing! Plus interesting crafts and battles . Was a fantastic way...
Facefest at Charleville Castle
Strangford Lough Festival - Womens Skiff Races