Feb 21, 2018
Is this the greatest “will they, won’t they” love story ever told… in Canada?
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir held their nerve to become Olympic ice dance champions for a second time but it’s their chemistry that has really got people talking.
If you missed the incredible routine, you can watch it again below.
Warning: it will induce tears… and possibly weakness in the knees.
Maybe sit down for this.
Canadian duo win ice dancing with record score
The pair have been skating together since 1997, have now won two Olympic titles, three world championships, eight national championships and have amassed a legion of fans along the way.
Among them is actor and compatriot Ryan Reynolds:
They may have broken the world record for the highest ever in winning the gold medal (206.07 if you want specifics) – but that was far from the talking point in Canada.
Toronto Star journalist Bruce Arthur asked his followers where monuments to the pair should be placed – he received this reply:
Now, we don’t want to break any hearts here, but the pair have denied they are an item.
That hasn’t stopped someone editing Moir’s Wikipedia account, perhaps to