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“I remember getting on the plane to Korea and thinking, ‘Mission accomplished’, because we’d done everything we possibly could to set ourselves up,” Virtue said.
“We were so prepared and mentally focused, we were in the zone. We were confident in our team and entourage, we had the best professionals.
The fact that people feel invested in our partnership is truly remarkable.” *Cue shattering hearts around the world* Despite denying that they were more than just ice dancing partners and long-time friends (which we aren’t sure we buy, TBH), Moir talked about the time in their lives when the two were an item. Tessa was 7 [and I was] 9,” spilled 30-year-old Moir. I remember when we’re skating, we would just hold hands and avoid eye contact.” “In order to advance our partnership, we had to put the hot and heavy relationship on the side,” he joked.
“Which meant you had to break up with me,” Virtue quipped back.
We also found a serenity on the ice and I think that was the first time and place we’d experienced that, really being in flow as an athlete. If I’m honest, we’ve spent eight years chasing that feeling.
We didn’t get it again until Pyeong Chang, and that’s a neat and cyclical way to end our Olympic career.” Many Canadian skating fans look back on Sochi 2014 with bitterness: Virtue and Moir’s silver medal was surrounded by judging controversy.
We stayed very process-based, seeing what we were capable of.” Virtue and Moir had already undertaken an amazing Olympic journey, ranking them among Canada’s most-recognised and beloved athletes – and many felt that a third Games would be a step too far for the duo.
“I don’t think so,” Virtue said when asked if she can be tempted to do a fourth Games.
We had the chance to walk away, and see there is a big, wide world out there.