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Virtue and Moir win fifth title at 2013 Canadian Nationals

Virtue and Moir win fifth title at 2013 Canadian Nationals

In the final event of the 2013 Canadian Tire National Figure Skating Championships, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir (WO) gave the performance that they wanted to…

Gilles and Poirier make big impact at international debut

Gilles and Poirier make big impact at international debut

Just last week, Canada’s Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier made their international debut—Gilles’s first at the senior level, at the inaugural U.S. Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake City.

After a solid…

2012 US International Figure Skating Classic

2012 US International Figure Skating Classic

The 2012 US International Figure Skating Classic, an international senior competition, was held this week in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Celebrating its inaugural year, the event is an International Skating Union (ISU) points-earning competition, and featured more than 70 athletes representing nearly 20 countries in all four disciplines of figure skating.

“U.S. Figure Skating is excited to host the inaugural U.S. International Figure Skating Classic, a competition we expect to become…

Virtue and Moir win fourth title at Canadian Nationals

Virtue and Moir win fourth title at Canadian Nationals

The outcome of the senior free dance at the 2012 Canadian Figure Skating Championships was one of the most predictable results of the event, but it was also one of the strongest…

Virtue and Moir take narrow lead at Canadian Nationals

Virtue and Moir take narrow lead at Canadian Nationals

No one predicted that Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir (WO), the 2010 Olympic champions, could be upset at the 2012 Canadian Figure Skating Championships, but that is nearly what happened in the short…