1-8 SET, CROSS AND ½ CHASE: with nearer hands joined, all set, then cross right hands with opposite and chase clockwise halfway around;
9-16 TURN 2ND CORNER, PARTNER, 1ST CORNER, PARTNER: centre people turn with 2nd corner with right hands, then each other with left hands, turn with 1st corner with right hands, and each other with left hands (end facing right hand partner);
17-24 SET AND TURN PARTNERS: centre people set and turn right hand partner with right hands, then set and turn left hand partner with left hands ending facing right hand partner;
25-32 REEL OF 3: centres dance a 6-bar right shoulder reel of 3 with partners ending facing other line of 3, then on bars 31-32 all pass the opposite person by the right shoulder (end facing next line of 3).
Repeat with next line of 3.
(Dance Crib compiled by the devisers, Maggie and Duncan Keppie)
(Dance Notes by Reuben Freemantle)
Line of 3 facing line of 3 appears to have been introduced into Scotland from Scandinavia by the Vikings, hence the name of this dance.