“We’re probably the most annoying story in Canadian sports saying we don’t know what’s next,” Moir, the 27-year-old from Ilderton, said, “but we’re being honest.
We have days we wake up and say, ‘Yeah, we need another (Olympic) shot’.
I’ll feel that way for the rest of my life.” They understand, after taking a year away from the daily training grind, the target must be the 2016-17 skating season, at the latest.
With partner Tessa Virtue, he is the 2010 Olympic champion, the 2014 Olympic silver medalist, three-time World champion (2010, 2012, 2017), three-time Four Continents champion (2008, 2012, 2017), the 2016–17 Grand Prix Final champion, seven-time Canadian national champion (2008–2010, 2012–2014, 2017) and the 2006 World Junior champion.
We left some points on the table level-wise and that we’ll be looking to improve, but for end of October we’re very pleased.” 20 pics inside of Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir and more…
Scott Moir and partner Tessa Virtue produced one of their best seasons ever in 2016-17, going undefeated en route to their third career world title.
Virtue and Moir had produced one of the most memorable moments of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games when they captured gold in front of the supportive home crowd, becoming the first North American ice dancers to be crowned Olympic champions.
Virtue and Moir enjoyed early international success.