But we think we can do it."The other American teams stand eighth and ninth: Madison Chock and Evan Bates followed by siblings Maia and Alex Shibutani The United States has never won an Olympic title in ice dance.
Since finishing second to the Canadians four years ago in Vancouver, however, Davis and White have been swapping spots atop the podium with Virtue and Moir.
He does not need to intellectualize." According to Bourzat, "Nathalie is always pulling the couple ahead and pushing us to work. She always wants to do everything perfectly." They skated as juniors for two years, winning two Junior Grand Prix medals, before moving to seniors at the beginning of the 2002–03 season.
Nathalie Péchalat (born 22 December 1983) is a French ice dancer.With partner Fabian Bourzat, she is a two-time World bronze medalist (2012, 2014), a two-time European champion (2011–2012), and a five-time French national champion (2009, 2011-2014).We're not looking at the future or the color of medals," White said."We had a really great start to this event, and we'll treat it just like every other event and that's going out to compete just like we've practiced."Virtue and Moir were beaten soundly in the team competition, and Moir had promised that they would do whatever they had to to close the gap.Taking the time to just relax and live is something we have in France.We had to decide to go back to Lyon or stay with him.
Papadakis: We already had to leave Clermont-Ferrand to train in Lyon two years ago, so moving was not too disturbing, really.In Montreal, it's even difficult to take the time to eat!Skating-wise, I think we have improved technically on our step sequences, definitely; at least, I feel much more at ease now.They made their Worlds debut in 2004, finishing 20th, and their Europeans debut in 2005, placing 12th.The duo competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics, where they came in 18th.They have won five medals at the Grand Prix Final (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) and thirteen other Grand Prix medals, including three golds at Cup of China and two at Trophée Eric Bompard.