Canada announces figure skating team for Sochi
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Three-time world champion Patrick Chan headlines a 17-member Canadian figure skating team for next month’s Sochi Olympics.
Olympic ice dance gold medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir also are headed to Russia, along with 14 first-timers.
The team was unveiled Sunday following the Canadian championships that included a couple of surprises. Fifteen-year-old Gabrielle Daleman won silver in women’s singles, while Liam Firus, 21, grabbed the third spot in men’s singles.