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Moore-Towers, Marinaro take pairs bronze at ISU Four Continents

Saturday, February 8th, 2020
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Canadians Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro won the bronze medal in pairs on Saturday at the ISU Four Continents figure skating competition in Seoul, South Korea.

Canada’s Gilles, Poirier win ice dance silver at ISU Four Continents

Friday, February 7th, 2020
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Canada's Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier won the silver medal in ice dancing on Friday at the ISU Four Continents figure skating competition in Seoul, South Korea.

Moore-Towers, Marinaro lead world champions at ISU Four Continents

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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Canadians Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro placed first in Thursday’s pairs short program at the ISU Four Continents competition in Seoul, ahead of two Chinese couples, including the reigning world champions.

A spot at world championships on line for Canadian skaters at Four Continents

Monday, February 3rd, 2020
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For Canadian champion Roman Sadovsky and former Canadian champions Nam Nguyen and Keegan Messing, the Four Continents results will determine who takes the one spot available in the men's event at the worlds.

Ice dancers Gilles, Poirier headline Canadian world championship team

Sunday, January 19th, 2020
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Ice dancers Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier headline the Canadian team that will compete at this year's world figure skating world championships, but Skate Canada is waiting until next month to make a final decision on several of their teammates.

Gilles and Poirier finally win Canadian title after being four-time runners-up

Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Skating to Joni Mitchell's "Both Sides Now," Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier captured their first Canadian ice dance title on Saturday.

Alicia Pineault leads after the women’s short program at Canadian championships

Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Alicia Pineault of Montreal is the leader after the women's short program at the Canadian figure skating championships.

Moore-Towers, Marinaro emerging from the shadow of great Canadian figure skaters

Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro say impostor syndrome cost them a spot on the medal podium at figure skating's prestigious Grand Prix Final last month.

Canadian figure skaters behind the scenes of Netflix drama set to compete at nationals

Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Behind the scenes of Spinning Out is a rich cast of Canadian figure skating doubles, including Walsh and Michaud, and Michelle Long, who are all competing at the Canadian championships this week in Mississauga, Ont.

Pneumonia the lastest setback for Gabrielle Daleman ahead of nationals

Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Gabrielle Daleman has lived through seemingly a lifetime of health issues since helping Canada win gold in the team event at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.