Battle of the Blades

Meet the Judges: Scott Moir, Natalie Spooner and Elladj Baldé

The Season 6 judges will return each week.

The Season 6 judges will return each week

The Season 6 judging panel features Scott Moir, beloved Olympic gold medallist in ice dancer; Natalie Spooner, multi-Olympic medallist in women’s ice hockey and Season 5 runner-up; and Elladj Baldé, professional skater and choreographer. (CBC )

Scott Moir 

A two-time Olympic gold medallist, Olympic silver medallist and two-time Olympic team medallist, Scott Moir and his partner Tessa Virtue are the most decorated ice dancers in Olympic history. They are also three-time World champions and eight-time Canadian champions.

Moir joined Battle of the Blades last season to guest judge. Audiences can look forward to his expertise and thoughtful comments throughout this season. 

Natalie Spooner 

A World champion, Olympic gold and silver medallist, Natalie Spooner is the unforgettable Battle of the Blades Season 5 runner-up with Andrew Poje.

She knows the journey and exactly what the players feel in the moment when their music starts. In her role as judge this season, Spooner will share her enthusiasm for the series and a hockey player's point of view. 

Natalie Spooner and Andrew Poje perform to Shut Up and Dance

Battle of the Blades

1 year ago
1:58
Natalie Spooner and Andrew Poje perform to Shut Up and Dance by Walk the Moon on Week 6 1:58

Elladj Baldé 

One of the most sought-after professional skaters in the world today, Junior Canadian champion and international competitor Elladj Baldé has risen to international status through hardship and with determination.

Despite a competitive career that was halted by multiple concussions, Baldé has never stopped honing his skill and artistry. With his natural on-ice charisma, he knows what it takes to truly command an audience. 

Elladj Baldé performs to Movin' Up

Battle of the Blades

1 year ago
2:26
Elladj Baldé performs to Movin' Up by Carlos Jean on the season finale of Battle of the Blades. 2:26

 

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