Tessa Virtue

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RepresentsCanada
Height 5'5"
Level Senior
Birthday May 17, 1989
Birth Place London, ON, Canada
Home Town London, ON, Canada
Training Town Canton, Michigan
Club Ilderton Skating Club
Coach Igor Shpilband, Marina Zoueva
Choreographer(s) Igor Shpilband, Marina Zoueva
Website http://virtuemoir.com/

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Articles on Tessa Virtue

Virtue & Moir: Golden Biography

“Tessa and Scott: Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold” was released in early November. The...

2010 Grand Prix: Skate Canada

Skate Canada, the second stop on the Grand Prix circuit, gave us plenty of new faces in lofty...

Virtue Focused on the Positives

Tessa Virtue has a new goal in skating and life — one that just might give her equal reason to...

Backstage at "Shall We Dance On Ice"

Exclusive images from "Shall We Dance On Ice."

"All That Skate LA" - Backstage Images

Exclusive images from "All That Skate LA."

“Shall We Dance On Ice:" New Concept Well-Received

Naomi Lang and Peter Tchernyshev joined an all-star cast for the made-for-TV special “Shall We...

All That Skate Lights up LA

The Staples Center in Los Angeles came alive in early October when Korean superstar Yu-Na Kim...

A Golden World for Virtue and Moir

Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir capped off the most successful season of their career wining...

Daisuke Takahashi Makes History in Italy

Daisuke Takahashi made history yesterday when he skated to the top of the podium at the 2010...

Qing Pang and Jian Tong Stake Claim to World Title

Qing Pang and Jian Tong are staking their claim to the World title. They have one global title...

Olympic Gold Medalist Kim Yu-Na Headlines the World Championships

The 2010 World Championships has a strong field of competitors and an interesting broadcast team...

Rochette Roars Back to Win No. 6; Dubé and Davison Battle Back

Joannie Rochette put down a brilliant program to win her sixth straight national title at the...

Chan Dusts Off Cobwebs; Phaneuf Takes Ladies Lead

Patrick Chan has cleared off most of the rust, and it is looking like he will snag his third...

Virtue and Moir Take Lead as Excitement Builds in London

Two-time and reigning Canadian ice dance champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir danced their way...

Davis and White Clinch the Gold

Meryl Davis and Charlie White (USA) continued their ascent this season and won their first title...

Shen and Zhao, Davis and White in the Lead

Xue Shen and Hongbo Zhao (CHN), who have won three World titles and two Olympic medals in their...

Rosters Set For the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final

With the 2009-10 Grand Prix Series concluded, the finalists now have been determined. Many favorites...

Virtue and Moir Claim Title at Skate Canada

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada danced to victory on the final day of Skate Canada International...

Savchenko and Szolkowy Set New World Record

Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy skated to victory in the pairs event at Skate Canada in Kitchener...

Rochette Tops the Leader Board at Skate Canada

Joannie Rochette put down an impressive—and career best—performance in the short program Friday...

Maria Mukhortova and Maxim Trankov Take Pairs Crown

Trophée Eric Bompard set the 2009-10 Grand Prix of Figure Skating wheels in motion yesterday...

A Confident Kostner Ready to Open Season

This year, five-time Italian champion Carolina Kostner feels well trained, comfortable with her...

Another Winning Day for Team USA At ISU World Team Trophy

Team USA held on to their overnight lead at the ISU World Team Trophy with 59 points to their...

Team USA Takes the Lead at ISU World Team Trophy

The inaugural ISU World Team Trophy opened Thursday in Tokyo, Japan with Team USA taking the...

ISU World Team Trophy Lineup Announced

With the conclusion of the 2009 ISU World Figure Skating Championships, the countries who have...

Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin Golden; Yu-Na Kim Takes Lead in Ladies Event

Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin's first medal at the World Championships was the gold. Domnina...

Evan Lysacek is the New World Champion

Hometown favorite Evan Lysacek became the first American man in 13 years to win the World Figure...

Kim, Davis and White Big Winners at Four Continents

Yu-Na Kim of South Korea claimed the gold medal in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 9,873 spectators...

Patrick Chan Soars to the Lead in Vancouver; Pang and Tong Grab Pairs Title at Four Continents

Patrick Chan continues to put down superb performances as the 18-year-old seems to be peaking...

Yu-Na Kim Wins Short Program at Four Continents

Crowd favorite Yu-Na Kim skated into the lead last night at the 2009 Four Continents Championships...

Belbin and Agosto Join Growing List of Injured Skaters Forced to Withdraw from Major Competitions

It has not been a season of good health for some of the world’s elite skaters. From pre-season...

Joannie Rochette Makes It Five in a Row

Joannie Rochette, 23, delivered the goods when the pressure was on to win her fifth straight...

Phaneuf Surprises Field at Canadian Championships

Cynthia Phaneuf, 21, was in back the spotlight at the Canadian Championships, which are being...

Patrick Chan: An Amazing Adventure

For Canada’s Patrick Chan the 2007-08 season is one he will never forget. A bronze medal at Skate...

Worlds Day 4: Unexpected Results in Men's Short

The men’s event kicked off with its share of excitement at the 2008 ISU World Figure Skating...

Worlds Day 3: Asada Rallies to Win Gold

Mao Asada of Japan claimed her first global title at the 2008 ISU World Championships, being...

Worlds Day 1: Zhang and Zhang Hold Pairs Lead

Dan Zhang and Hao Zhang of China took the lead in the pairs event after the short program at...

Virtue And Moir Dance to Gold

Newly minted Canadian champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir added more hardware to their stash...

Takahashi Wins the Short Program

Goyang City, Republic of Korea -- The 2008 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships commenced...

Domnina and Shabalin Will Miss Worlds

European ice dance champions Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin will not compete at the 2008 World...

Carolina Kostner Captures NHK Title

The sixth and final event of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series, NHK Trophy, took place...

Melissa Gregory Expected to Make Full Recovery

U.S. ice dancer Melissa Gregory suffered a severe fall during Sunday’s free dance warm-up at...

Skate Canada: Day 3: Joubert Picks Up Where He Left Off

World Champion Brian Joubert of France kept up his winning ways as he was victorious at Skate...

Russian Dreams: Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir

They speak with supreme confidence about conquering the World once again and filling one last...

Four Continents Championships 2012

IFS takes you behind the scenes at the 2012 Four Continents Championships.

Glitz & Glory

There could have been no better place to convene for the 2012 World Figure Skating Championships...

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Kiira Korpi, Carolina Kostner, Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier

Virtue and Moir look toward 2014; Korpi back on track after dealing with diagnosed and undiagnosed...

Rob's Blog: A Matter of Deduction for Virtue and Moir

A fifth national title, sealed rather emphatically with a solid short and a powerful free dance...

2013 Junior and Senior World Championships

Junior Worlds Event Schedule - Milan, Italy (+ 6 hours EST)): Wed. Feb. 27 11:30 Short Dance...

Grand Prix Broadcast Schedules

CBC SCHEDULE SKATE AMERICA: Oct 19 - 2:00 PM: Men's Short and Short Dance Oct 20 - 1:00 PM: Men...

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