3-Times Gold Medalist, Ice Dance | Media Personality | Influencer
Tessa Virtue is Canada’s sweetheart. She and ice dance partner, Scott Moir, are considered the most successful Canadian ice dance team in history. The pair were the first North American team to win the Olympic Gold Medal for ice dance at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. They repeated their success eight-years-later in Pyeonchang.
Following their 2018 Olympic success in Pyeongchang, Tessa Virtue became an instant celebrity. She is the most popular Canadian female athlete on Twitter and Canada’s most googled Canadian. Internet buzz brought her and Scott to the Ellen show in 2018 as well. Additionally, in 2018, Tessa and Scott released an updated copy of their 2010 biography, Tessa & Scott: Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold.
Tessa Virtue has appeared in major media publications such as Vogue Japan, Strong and Canadian Living. She is the face of many big brands including Nivea, Adidas, the Brick, and Air Miles. Her colourful and fun Instagram page is an album filled with her fun and personable style, and some classic ice dance magic.
Photo Credit Renata Kaveh
Fun Fact: Tessa Virtue has skated with Scott for over 20 years!