Tessa Virtue

Ice Dancer
Born May 17, 1989

Tessa Virtue is a Canadian ice dancer who competes with Scott Moir. Virtue and Moir are the 2010 Olympic champions, the 2010 World Champions, the 2008 & 2012 Four Continents Champions, the 2006 World Junior Champions and a four-time (2008–2010, 2012) Canadian national champions. At the 2009 Skate Canada competition, they became the first ice dance team to ever receive a 10.0 component score mark under the ISU Judging System.… Read More

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1989 Birth Born on May 17, 1989.


2001 12 Years Old In the 2001–02 season, Virtue/Moir won the bronze medal at the 2002 Canadian Championships at the novice level. The following season, they placed 7th at the 2003 Canadian Championships in the junior division. … Read More
2003 14 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2003, she began living in Canton, Michigan, US, due to her training.
2004 - 2006 3 More Events
2007 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Virtue/Moir were assigned to Skate Canada International and the NHK Trophy for the 2007–08 Grand Prix season.
2008 19 Years Old In the 2008–09 season, Virtue/Moir withdrew from both their Grand Prix events due to Virtue's medical condition; she had been diagnosed with chronic exertional compartment syndrome and underwent surgery in October 2008 to alleviate the condition. She returned to the ice at the start of December, which she later said was probably too early. At the 2009 Canadian Championships, they won the gold medal. At the 2009 Four Continents Championships, Virtue/Moir won the silver medal behind Americans Meryl Davis / Charlie White. At the 2009 World Championships, they won the bronze medal, after placing 3rd in the compulsory dance, 6th in the original dance, and 4th in the free skate. … Read More


…  Virtue and Moir are the 2010 Olympic champions, the 2014 Olympic silver medalists, the 2010 and 2012 World champions, the 2008 and 2012 Four Continents champions, the 2006 World Junior champions and six-time Canadian national champions (2008–2010, 2012-2014). Virtue and Moir began skating together in 1997 and they won their first World Championship medal, a silver, in 2008.
2011 22 Years Old 1 More Event
At the 2011 World Championships, they placed second overall by 3.48 points behind the American team of Meryl Davis / Charlie White. … Read More
In February, they competed at the 2012 Four Continents Championships. … Read More
2013 24 Years Old 1 More Event
At the Grand Prix Final, Virtue/Moir took the silver medal behind Davis/White. They decided to modify their "The Waltz Goes On" short dance, simplifying the storyline. The two debuted the modified short dance at the 2013 Canadian Championships, earning a score of 79.04. They won their fifth national title with a combined score of 187.19 after their Carmen-themed free dance. Virtue/Moir placed first in the short dance at the 2013 Four Continents Championships. During their free dance, Virtue felt cramping in her legs and paused the performance; they resumed after about three minutes and finished second to Davis/White. Virtue and Moir also finished second to Davis/White at the 2013 World Championships in their hometown of London, Ontario. … Read More
2014 25 Years Old After the 2014 Olympics, she moved back to London, Ontario. … Read More
2016 27 Years Old In 2016, she moved to Montreal, Quebec. … Read More
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