Tessa Jane McCormick Virtue (born May 17, ) is a Canadian ice dancer. With ice dance .. Canada's favourite couple that isn't a couple has maintained they're friends and 'business partners' despite fans' best wishes. They have. Fans Are Super Curious About The Canadian Ice Dancers But are Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir in a relationship? a way that many fans feel is much more than platonic, and even crush it at a round of The Newlywed Game. Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada perform the ice dance program, at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin, Italy, Friday, March.
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Personal life[ edit ] Virtue was born in London, OntarioCanada. Virtue passed up the opportunity to enter the National Ballet School at age 9 to devote herself to skating. After the Olympics, she moved back to London, Ontario.
The following season, they placed 7th at the Canadian Championships in the junior division. They placed 4th at the event in Croatia and 6th in Slovakia. At the Canadian Championshipsthey won the Junior title, qualifying them for the team to the World Junior Championshipswhere they placed 11th.
They made their senior national debut at the Canadian Championships and placed fourth. They were named to the team to the World Junior Championshipswhere they won the silver medal.
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World Junior title and senior international debut[ edit ] Virtue and Moir remained at the junior level internationally in the —06 season.
At the Canadian ChampionshipsVirtue and Moir placed 3rd and were named first alternates to the Olympic team. They were named to the team to the Four Continentswhere they won the bronze medal. At the World Junior Championshipsthey became the first Canadian ice dancers to win the title.
They made their Grand Prix debut at the Skate Canada Internationalwhere they won the silver medal. At the Canadian ChampionshipsVirtue and Moir won the silver medal, and repeated their bronze medal finish at Four Continents. Their debut at the World Championships was the highest debut by any team in over two decades when they placed 6th.Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir Canadian Interview
Virtue and Moir won their first Canadian national title at the Canadian Championships and earned spots for the Four Continents and World Championships. They won the gold medal at the Four Continents Championships. At the World Championships in SwedenVirtue and Moir won the silver medal, winning the free dance segment with their program to The Umbrellas of Cherbourg soundtrack.
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At the World Championshipsthey won the bronze medal, after placing 3rd in the compulsory dance, 6th in the original dance, and 4th in the free skate.
They also won the Skate Canada International with a combined score of 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. 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.
And they've maintained it that way for the past three or four years. It's a lot easier to skate.
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They've been through every up and down, every adventure sp they have a solid business working relationship. If they are just friends, do they ever get into giggling fits when they hit a romantic pose.
They're at work and they're serious about what they do. 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.
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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.