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lotoquebec.comCapitale-Nationale: Little yellow smiley faces changed her life!

lotoquebec.comCapitale-Nationale: Little yellow smiley faces changed her life!

Montréal, December 21, 2018 – On November 26, Capitale-Nationale resident Stéphanie Grenier pocketed $122,753 while playing Chain Reactors Super Trails on Loto-Québec’s online gaming website, lotoquebec.com.


In short

  • Lottery: Chain Reactors Super Trails
  • Prize won: $122,753
  • Winner’s place of residence: Capitale-Nationale



  • Ms. Grenier was astonished to see the little yellow smiley faces fill the screen, indicating that she’d won $122,753 playing Chain Reactors Super Trails. “I started screaming and jumping up and down!” she said.

  • The win came at just the right time, as she was about to start home renovations. She was also dreaming of taking a trip to Europe with her boyfriend for a bit of rest and relaxation.

  • After a somewhat sleepless night, she was delighted to finally hold the little slip of paper that would change her life forever!


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. From January 1 to December 18, 2018, Loto-Québec has paid out 135 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 104 millionaires. Gagnant à vie!, Grande Vie and Liste de vie! lotteries have provided 21 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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