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But not, they note, a romantic relationship. while watching Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate together — are the Canadian figure skaters dating? "It is just different," Moir said in an interview with the National Post in Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada perform the ice dance program, at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin, Italy, Friday, March. Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue clinched gold for Canada in pair skating at the Winter Olympics. Here's the back story on their relationship.
At that competition, they received the first Virtue and Moir at the Worlds In JanuaryVirtue and Moir won their third national title at the Canadian Championshipsplacing first in all three segments of the competition and earning They set Canadian records for free dance and for combined total.
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They placed second in the compulsory dance, earning a new personal best score of In the free dance, they received four They became the first Canadian as well as the first North American ice dance team and the youngest dance team to win the Olympics, and the first ice dance team to win the Olympic gold on home ice. They also won the original dance with Overall they claimed their first World Championship title scoring They received numerous Virtue underwent surgery in October to reduce the lingering pain in her shins and calves that is a result of chronic exertional compartment syndromeleading to their withdrawal from Skate Canada.
They were in the lead following the short dance but withdrew midway through the free dance after Virtue felt tightness in her left quad muscle. Upon returning home to Michigan we changed that lift immediately, so now we do an upside-down position instead of a split. Following the World Championships, Virtue experienced pain in her shins and calves.
She decided against another surgery and chose other methods to overcome the problem. The scores from the Grand Prix Final were left unchanged, however. In February, they competed at the Four Continents Championships. After a second place short dance, they rallied in the free dance to win their second Four Continents championships and first since In the ice dance competition that followed, they performed a technically challenging and emotional short program and free dance, but lost to Davis and White, taking home a second Olympic silver medal.
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir receive their silver medals in figure skating ice dance at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia 18 February The second-place finish was coloured by controversy about the coaching and judging.
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Virtue and Moir did not compete in the world championship, but did tour with the ice show Stars on Ice, with which they had previously skated in and They also won the national championship, the Four Continents championship in South Korea and the world championship in Finland. The following month they took gold at the Canada Skate International in Regina, setting a new personal best and world record with They delivered a thrilling performance in the team competition, winning both the short dance and free dance segments.
Virtue and Moir thrilled fans in Canada and around the world during the main ice dance competition. They set a world record score in the short program Papadakis and Cizeron in turn set a world record in the free dance Their combined score of With five Olympic medals in total, they are the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history.
Career Highlights Ice dance: Gold, Silver Team competition: GoldSilver World Championships, Senior. They love their work and have a passion for the art of it. But once this year, something unusual happened. They came out of a lift, and they were quite close to each other. Then Virtue got really close.
We joke around a lot. Story continues below advertisement So if there is a hint of a little something, Virtue and Moir set it to rest, sort of.
They haven't dated since Virtue was seven years old and Moir was nine. We would probably giggle back then "Never got that first kiss,'' Moir said.
Scott's little friend dialed her up and Moir blurted: Just when you think that all was said and done years ago, Moir says he doesn't think the business relationship they share would necessarily scare them out of dating in the future.