“I’m proud of the year we had.” Moir shot a memorable commercial for insurance company belairdirect.
He also travelled to root on his girlfriend Kaitlyn Lawes, who is Jennifer Jones’ third, on the curling tour.
We want to do things for us, but we also want to represent our country.
In no way does it mean we’re not already well represented in Canada. “That would be the reason to come back.” A relaunch at their former Canton, Mich., training ground with old coach Marina Zoueva is a massive longshot.
But now, I understand how much pride there is in following someone who is passionate about something and giving back.
“A lot of sacrifices were made for us year to year.
We’re close with a lot of the Canadian teams that came before us. “But we would be looking for a coaching team, for sure, if we were to come back.” They built their “Stars” programs with the help of former Canadian ice dancers Marie-France Dubreuil and Patrice Lauzon and competitor-turned-choreographer Jeff Buttle. “We went to Montreal and Toronto to work with them,” Virtue said, “but most of our training this year, we were on the ice by ourselves in Komoka, Ilderton or at Western Fair.
It was neat have those quiet moments on the ice together. Now, it’s a blank slate to create new things and evolve as a team.” After 18 years joined at the hip, they stepped out with their own business pursuits, too.
[email protected]/Ryanat LFPress - - - IF YOU GO What: Investors Group Stars On Ice When: Sunday, 4 p.m. The show: It’s the 25th anniversary tour in Canada.From left to right: Bryce Davison, Jessica Dubé, Cynthia Phaneuf, Joannie Rochette, Vaughn Chipeur, Patrick Chan, Scott Moir, Tessa Virtue |Source= This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.And there are increasing signs 2010 Olympic champs Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, heading home for the Stars on Ice Canadian tour stop at Budweiser Gardens Sunday, will be next.“It’s certainly on our minds and it’s definitely in our sights,” Virtue, the London ice dancer who turns 26 this month, said Tuesday from Montreal. The more we explore different movements and work with other coaches and choreographers, maybe the more fire we have. We talk about (a comeback) a lot and we’re constantly thinking about it.