JORVIK Viking Festival
Our Little Vikings show us how it is done at Best Beard 2013
Winner of the Childrens category
Winner of the Ladies Category
Winner of the Men's Category
'The Raging Storm of Orm' taking part in the Carrying the Log competition. A test of speed and strength
HEEEEAVE It's time for the tug-of-war
Jofor - the bringer of War - taking part in the shield wrestling event
Vikings big and small took on our challenge
Rurik the Rampager won the 2013 Strongest Viking Competition
Everyone is welcome at Coppergate Camp during the Festival
Little Viking in training
The Viking horde take the battle to the Anglo-Saxons during JORVIK Viking Festival 2014
The Viking armies march through Jorvik on their way to another battle
Vikings gathered for the final battle and journey to Valhalla at the spectacular finale of JORVIK Viking Festival 2013
Viking armies clash at the finale of JORVIK Viking Festival 2013
Cliffords Tower is transformed into an inferno at the finale event in 2013
Festival Fireworks as a Viking warrior is sent off to Valhalla
Capturing the action. Don't forget to tweet that picture to #jorvikvikingfest
Vikings demonstrating the fighting techniques used 1000 years ago
Norse Gods Loki and Heimdallr face off at #Ragnarok2014.
It's Viking against Viking as #Ragnarok2014 rages on!
Mighty Thor falls in battle at #Ragnarok2014.
#Ragnarok2014 rages on with the entrance of the Frost Giants!
A spectacular display of flames comes in the form of the Fire Giants at #Ragnarok2014.
Jormungand the Giant Serpent makes his way through the crowds of Jorvik Viking Festival 2014 finale!
The mortal Vikings watch as their Gods fight at #Ragnarok2014.
The Viking armies face each other with swords and shields drawn at #Ragnarok2014!
Vikings and spectators wait for the finale, for Ragnarok; the end of the world!
Clifford's Tower burns bright, as the grand finale of #Ragnarok2014 begins.
And with a flurry of red flames #Ragnarok2014 ends, signalling the finale of the Jorvik Viking Festival and the start of a brave new Viking world.
#Ragnarok2014 ends and Clifford's Tower heralds the brave new Viking world!
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