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Gilles and Poirier are the 2014 Four Continents silver medalists and five-time Canadian medalists ... Teamed up in July 2011.

Gilles began skating when she was 2 1/2 ... Previously competed with Tim McKernan and Zach Donohue ... Won the 2008 U.S. junior silver medal with McKernan ... With Donohue, she won back-to-back U.S. junior bronze medals (2009-10) and three medals in the Junior Grand Prix Series ... Received Canadian citizenship in 2013 ... Brother, Todd, competed internationally as an ice dancer ... Twin sister, Alexe, was a singles skater and won the 2008 U.S. junior title.

Poirier competed with Vanessa Crone from 2001-11 ... Claimed numerous national and international medals, including bronze at the 2010 Grand Prix Final, bronze at the 2011 Four Continents Championships, silver at the 2008 World Junior Championships and gold at the 2011 Canadian Championships ... Also competed in singles, winning the 2008 Canadian junior silver medal ... Studied linguistics at the University of Toronto ... Attended the same high school as three-time world champion Patrick Chan.

Season Notes

  • 2017-18 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Bossa Cubana" and "Gopher Mambo"
    FD Music: "Stolen Hearts," the theme from Perry Mason by Fred Steiner and "Smokey Sax"
  • 2016-17 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Oh What a Night for Dancing" by Barry White and Vance Wilson, and "Disco Inferno" by Leroy Green and Ron Kersey
    FD Music: "Con Buena Onda" by Daniel Lomuto, Ernesto Baffa and Hector M. Arce
  • 2015-16 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds," "Norwegian Wood" and "Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da" by the Beatles
    FD Music: "She Said" by Jorane and "Neverland" by Takenobu Mitsuyoshi
  • 2014-15 Season Notes
    SD Music: Music from El gato montés by Manuel Penella and "Capriccio Espagnol" by Nikoli Rimsky-Korsakov
    FD Music: Music from A Streetcar Named Desire, the overture from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and "Si tu voi ma mere" and "Dans les rues d'Antibes" by Sidney Bechet
  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Just One Dance" and "You Don't Leave Me" by Caro Emerald
    FD Music: Music from the Hitchcock soundtrack by Danny Elfman and "The Rainstorm" by Bernard Hermann

  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SD Music: Music from Mary Poppins
    FD Music: "Wild Spirits"

  • 2011-12 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Put It in a Love Song" by Alicia Keys and Beyoncé, and "Magalenha" by Sérgio Mendes
    FD Music: "Pure Imagination" performed by Maroon 5, "Sweet Dreams" by the Eurythmics and "Pure Imagination" performed by Glee

Competitive History

  • 2017 - Skate America - 4th
  • 2017 - Rostelecom Cup - 4th
  • 2017 - Autumn Classic International - 3rd
  • 2017 - World Championships - 8th
  • 2017 - Four Continents Championships - 6th
  • 2017 - Canadian Championships - 3rd
  • 2016 - Trophée de France - 3rd
  • 2016 - Skate Canada - 3rd
  • 2016 - Nebelhorn Trophy - 3rd
  • 2016 - World Championships - 8th
  • 2016 - Four Continents Championships - 5th
  • 2016 - Canadian Championships - 2nd
  • 2015 - Trophée Eric Bompard - 2nd
  • 2015 - Skate America - 3rd
  • 2015 - Ondrej Nepela Trophy - 1st
  • 2015 - World Championships - 6th
  • 2015 - Four Continents Championships - 4th
  • 2015 - Canadian Championships - 2nd
  • 2014 - Grand Prix Final - 5th
  • 2014 - Trophée Eric Bompard - 2nd
  • 2014 - Skate Canada - 2nd
  • 2014 - Autumn Classic International - 2nd
  • 2014 - World Championships - 8th
  • 2014 - Four Continents Championships - 2nd
  • 2014 - Canadian Championships - 4th
  • 2013 - Rostelecom Cup - 6th
  • 2013 - NHK Trophy - 5th
  • 2013 - World Championships - 18th
  • 2013 - Four Continents Championships - 5th
  • 2013 - Canadian Championships - 2nd
  • 2012 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 6th
  • 2012 - Skate Canada - 4th
  • 2012 - Canadian Championships - 3rd
  • 2012 - U.S. International Classic - 1st