Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir Kick Off Season at Finlandia Trophy

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

OTTAWA, ON: Canada will be sending one ice dance team to the 18th annual Finlandia Trophy, a senior international competition in Espoo, Finland. The event is held from October 3-6, 2013, at the Barona Arena.

Ice dancers Tessa Virtue, 24, London, Ont., and Scott Moir, 26, Ilderton, Ont., are Canada’s only entry in the competition. The 2010 Olympic Champions previously won gold at this event in 2011. The two-time world champions also won gold at the 2013 Canadian Tire National Figure Skating Championships last season. They are coached by Marina Zoueva, Johnny Johns and Oleg Epstein at Artic Edge Ice Arena in Canton, Michigan.

Leanna Caron of Toronto, Ont., will be the sole Canadian official at the event.

For results, full entries, and more information please click here. http://www.stll.fi/finlandia_trophy/

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