Recreating the middle ages in Dublin and the east coast of Ireland
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Cruinniú Arís!

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Friends, we have good news. We will gather again at the Cruinniú, this October.

Tavern of Fools cancelled

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We’re cancelling Tavern of Fools as well. Realistically, anyone planning an event at this time has only two choices: press on, or cancel. And everyone planni...

Cruinniú postponed

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We are deeply sorry to announce that Cruinniú will be postponed due to the COVID-19 situation. Given the extraordinary measures being taken by countries acro...

Practices cancelled until late March

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The closure of schools and public institutions from today has affected most of the venues we use for our fighting, fencing, archery and A&S practices. We...

Thursday fighter practices

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Following the announcement by the Taoiseach regarding closure of schools and public institutions, Thursday fighter practices at Synge St school are cancelled...

Words on fighting from Duke Sean

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For Cruinniú, we will feature a series of short posts from fighters around the Kingdom about what inspired them to fight, or things they’ve learned about arm...

Booking your travel

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Cruinniú is now a little over two months away. If you’re planning to fly to Ireland for the event, we find that this is usually a opportune time to start fin...

Fundraising for Cruinniú

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The main driving principle behind Cruinniú since its inception in 2018 has been bringing visiting teachers to an area that has plenty of enthusiasm and poten...

Words on fighting from King Æiríkr

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For Cruinniú, we will feature a series of short posts from fighters around the Kingdom about what inspired them to fight, or things they’ve learned about arm...

Cruinniú - sleeping space currently sold out

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We are blown away by the response to Cruinniú. As of today, all of our indoor sleeping space is fully booked. Don’t despair if you still want to attend, thou...