Tessa Jane McCormick Virtue (born May 17, 1989) is a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Scott Moir, she is the 2010 Olympic Gold Medalist, 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, eight-time Canadian National Champion (2008–2010, 2012–2014, 2017–2018) and the 2006 World Junior Champion. They also won a silver medal in the team event at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Virtue and Moir were teamed up in 1997. After winning the Canadian Junior title in 2004, they became Canada's top ice dance couple in 2007 and won the silver medal at the 2008 World Figure Skating Championships. In 2009, they became the first ice dance team to receive a perfect 10.0 for a program component score under the new ISU Judging System. In addition, they became the first ice dancers from North America to win an Olympic gold medal, ending the 34 year streak of the Europeans. They became the first former World Junior ice dance champions to win the Olympics, and the first ice dance team to win the Olympic gold on home ice. They are also the first and only ice dancers to win gold on their Olympic debut. They are the youngest pair ever to win an Olympic title.
Skating together for 20 years, they are the longest-standing ice dance team in Canadian history. Virtue and Moir are the world record score holders for the original dance. They are also the current world record holders for the short dance. They are the most decorated Canadian ice dance team of all time. Wikipedia