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Ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir return to competition with Montreal event

MONTREAL — Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were all smiles after their first competitive skate in more than two and half years.

The Canadian ice dance duo skated in their first meet since taking silver at the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia on Thursday night at the Skate Canada Autumn Classic International at the Pierrefonds Sportplexe. 497 more words


Taking the leap

As promised, here is my follow up with figure skater Mathew Graham, who is now a full-time figure skater living in Utah.

Taking the leap: Recent Shelley grad Mathew Graham has moved to Utah to pursue figure skating dreams… 1,281 more words

Eastern Idaho Athletes

Virtue and Moir's imminent return to competitive ice

Seven months after announcing they wanted to take another run at the Olympic Games, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will end their two-year hiatus from competition on Thursday. 595 more words


Figure Skating Series: Liza Nugumanova and her Brother

This is my newest sketch on my figure skating series and it also took the longest (about 2 months of procrastination while I drew tiny pieces every week or so). 59 more words


Figure Skating Series: Liza Nugumanova

This is the first painting I have done in my figure skating series. I was surprised how much I enjoyed working with acrylic because I usually hate it and I plan to do more acrylic in the future. 143 more words


Skating’s greatest hits

The KW Symphony’s intersections series was about combining orchestra and… something else. Physics. Fiddling. Food. Heavy Metal. Though Friday’s concert was not part of that series (sadly not offered this year), it was still of that ilk. 1,035 more words